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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen(up to 31/12/2018)

  Name of Trade *1 No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1 No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1 Bricklayer 2,124 1,808 1,066
2 Tiler 4,580 4,181 2,359
3 Tiler (tile) 75 65 43
4 Tiler (mosaic) 24 17 8
5 Plasterer 5,208 4,625 3,068
6 Plasterer (Floor ) 13 9 8
7 Joiner 6,617 6,031 3,724
8 Joiner (Assembling) 42 35 24
9 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,155 5,658 3,567
10 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 2,777 2,427 1,253
11 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 85 66 49
12 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 23 14 12
13 Painter & Decorator 8,834 8,078 5,129
14 Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 13 7 4
15 Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 29 23 15
16 Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 24 18 15
17 Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 5 4 2
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 8 8
22 Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23 Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 2 1 0
24 Plumber 10,423 8,761 4,251
25 General Welder 14,938 13,737 5,638
26 Concretor 3,766 3,167 1,721
27 Leveller 6,854 6,229 3,538
28 Metal Worker 2,373 2,162 1,397
29 Bar Bender & Fixer 5,735 5,186 3,150
30 Bamboo Scaffolder 4,723 4,318 2,259
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) 74 59 34
35 Drainlayer 1,079 990 701
36 Ground Investigation Operator 1,415 1,188 843
37 Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38 Metal Scaffolder 17,885 15,002 7,783
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) 438 377 273
44 Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45 Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 479 466 309
46 Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,578 1,477 1,026
47 Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 278 267 258
48 Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 653 603 575
49 Pipelayer 630 556 175
50 Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 180 154 148
51 Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 35 15 14
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) 24 17 17
55 Construction Plant Mechanic 1,509 1,131 1,164
56 Window Frame Installer 1,368 1,185 745
57 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 152 135 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) 2,337 1,910 1,809
63 Trackworker 593 197 537
64 Grouting Worker 279 230 99
65 Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,442 1,138 876
66 Rock Breaking Driller 31 24 24
67 Structural Steel Erector 114 91 71
68 Mason 30 23 17
69 Paving Block Layer 243 220 186
70 Curtain Wall Installer 784 705 565
71 Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 46 41 31
72 Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 39 32 18
73 Glazier 563 512 463
74 Demolition Worker (Building) 569 525 478
75 Tunnel Worker 187 116 56
76 Asbestors Abatement Worker 132 114 86
77 Hand-dug Caisson Worker 18 12 11
78 Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 60 41 38
79 False Ceiling Installer 558 487 421
  Total 124,182 109,342 64,416

 

*1 

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

Last Updated: 2019-01-11 15:03:46