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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen(up to 31/1/2019)

  Name of Trade *1 No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1 No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1 Bricklayer 2,130 1,819 1,068
2 Tiler 4,597 4,195 2,360
3 Tiler (tile) 76 65 43
4 Tiler (mosaic) 24 17 8
5 Plasterer 5,215 4,636 3,068
6 Plasterer (Floor ) 13 9 8
7 Joiner 6,638 6,036 3,725
8 Joiner (Assembling) 42 37 25
9 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,169 5,682 3,572
10 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 2,788 2,445 1,263
11 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 85 66 49
12 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 23 14 12
13 Painter & Decorator 8,853 8,094 5,135
14 Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 13 7 4
15 Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 32 24 16
16 Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 24 18 15
17 Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 5 5 3
18 Painter and Decorator (Synthetic Painting) 9 7 2
19 Painter and Decorator (Clear Lacquering) 1 1 1
20 Painter and Decorator (Texture-spray) 27 20 15
21 Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray) 11 9 9
22 Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23 Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 2 1 0
24 Plumber 10,442 8,795 4,269
25 General Welder 14,983 13,785 5,649
26 Concretor 3,794 3,190 1,728
27 Leveller 6,881 6,271 3,561
28 Metal Worker 2,377 2,164 1,398
29 Bar Bender & Fixer 5,743 5,204 3,155
30 Bamboo Scaffolder 4,733 4,335 2,266
31 Marble Worker 952 891 669
32 Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 7 6 1
33 Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 14 12 3
34 Marble worker (Polishing) 75 61 34
35 Drainlayer 1,083 994 702
36 Ground Investigation Operator 1,419 1,194 845
37 Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38 Metal Scaffolder 17,982 15,100 7,848
39 Asphalter (Road Construction) 224 206 123
40 Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41 Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 35 30 16
42 Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 44 38 21
43 Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 445 377 273
44 Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45 Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 466 309
46 Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,590 1,477 1,026
47 Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 290 267 258
48 Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 683 606 578
49 Pipelayer 631 556 175
50 Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 180 154 148
51 Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 36 16 15
52 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Derrick) 171 159 154
53 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-grab Bucket) 58 31 30
54 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-hook) 26 17 17
55 Construction Plant Mechanic 1,513 1,133 1,169
56 Window Frame Installer 1,370 1,192 747
57 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 152 136 84
59 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 43 41 38
60 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61 Prestressing Operative 256 217 180
62 Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,374 1,924 1,819
63 Trackworker 595 205 544
64 Grouting Worker 279 230 99
65 Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,448 1,142 878
66 Rock Breaking Driller 33 24 24
67 Structural Steel Erector 114 91 71
68 Mason 31 24 18
69 Paving Block Layer 244 222 187
70 Curtain Wall Installer 787 707 566
71 Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 46 41 31
72 Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 39 33 19
73 Glazier 564 516 467
74 Demolition Worker (Building) 595 525 478
75 Tunnel Worker 187 119 58
76 Asbestors Abatement Worker 132 114 86
77 Hand-dug Caisson Worker 18 12 11
78 Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 60 42 39
79 False Ceiling Installer 566 501 430
  Total 124,687 109,808 64,635

 

*1 

The number of candidates qualified for exemption and number of candidates who re-sit the knowledge part examination are also included.

Last Updated: 2019-03-18 16:56:03