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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen(up to 31/8/2019)

  Name of Trade *1 No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1 No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1 Bricklayer 2,213 1,866 1,088
2 Tiler 4,682 4,249 2,373
3 Tiler (tile) 83 74 45
4 Tiler (mosaic) 27 21 9
5 Plasterer 5,286 4,680 3,084
6 Plasterer (Floor ) 15 12 9
7 Joiner 6,718 6,116 3,755
8 Joiner (Assembling) 48 43 31
9 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,349 5,826 3,636
10 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 2,876 2,517 1,295
11 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 89 69 50
12 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 25 14 12
13 Painter & Decorator 9,022 8,191 5,162
14 Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 14 8 5
15 Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 35 28 19
16 Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 31 22 17
17 Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 5 5 3
18 Painter and Decorator (Synthetic Painting) 12 10 3
19 Painter and Decorator (Clear Lacquering) 1 1 1
20 Painter and Decorator (Texture-spray) 29 21 15
21 Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray) 12 10 9
22 Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23 Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24 Plumber 10,650 8,971 4,360
25 General Welder 15,338 14,089 5,719
26 Concretor 3,899 3,294 1,774
27 Leveller 7,136 6,525 3,709
28 Metal Worker 2,408 2,192 1,409
29 Bar Bender & Fixer 5,832 5,275 3,173
30 Bamboo Scaffolder 4,846 4,409 2,291
31 Marble Worker 959 897 671
32 Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 9 8 3
33 Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 17 15 6
34 Marble worker (Polishing) 76 62 34
35 Drainlayer 1,103 1,015 710
36 Ground Investigation Operator 1,449 1,216 852
37 Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38 Metal Scaffolder 18,639 15,660 8,159
39 Asphalter (Road Construction) 229 212 124
40 Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41 Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 39 32 18
42 Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 44 38 21
43 Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 480 403 293
44 Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45 Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 467 310
46 Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,633 1,512 1,047
47 Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 294 279 270
48 Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 718 665 637
49 Pipelayer 636 559 175
50 Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 182 156 150
51 Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 39 20 19
52 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Derrick) 172 159 154
53 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-grab Bucket) 58 31 30
54 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-hook) 26 19 19
55 Construction Plant Mechanic 1,539 1,159 1,194
56 Window Frame Installer 1,446 1,251 766
57 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 162 147 95
59 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 43 41 38
60 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61 Prestressing Operative 264 227 189
62 Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,462 1,963 1,851
63 Trackworker 612 221 559
64 Grouting Worker 282 233 100
65 Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,469 1,158 888
66 Rock Breaking Driller 34 26 26
67 Structural Steel Erector 116 93 73
68 Mason 32 25 19
69 Paving Block Layer 245 223 187
70 Curtain Wall Installer 824 735 584
71 Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72 Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 41 35 21
73 Glazier 598 547 490
74 Demolition Worker (Building) 636 571 515
75 Tunnel Worker 193 121 59
76 Asbestors Abatement Worker 132 114 86
77 Hand-dug Caisson Worker 18 12 11
78 Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 65 46 43
79 False Ceiling Installer 621 549 457
  Total 127,934 112,533 65,963

 

*1 

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

Last Updated: 2019-09-09 15:09:02