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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 31/3/2021)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,316 1,980 1,137
2. Tiler 4,766 4,351 2,409
3. Tiler (tile) 129 108 52
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,386 4,780 3,112
6. Plasterer (Floor) 19 15 12
7. Joiner 6,838 6,216 3,796
8. Joiner (Assembling) 58 51 37
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,643 6,105 3,757
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,077 2,659 1,369
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 92 72 52
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 25 14 12
13. Painter & Decorator 9,316 8,479 5,237
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 10 7
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 47 38 25
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 43 33 26
17. Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 6 5 3
18. Painter and Decorator (Synthetic Painting) 13 11 3
19. Painter and Decorator (Clear Lacquering) 1 1 1
20. Painter and Decorator (Texture-spray) 31 23 15
21. Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray) 17 15 14
22. Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23. Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24. Plumber 11,315 9,552 4,700
25. General Welder 15,870 14,583 5,874
26. Concretor 4,039 3,421 1,829
27. Leveller 7,441 6,837 3,847
28. Metal Worker 2,509 2,277 1,471
29. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,043 5,436 3,192
30. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,032 4,570 2,365
31. Marble Worker 963 899 671
32. Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 10 9 4
33. Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 17 15 6
34. Marble worker (Polishing) 78 65 35
35. Drainlayer 1,169 1,069 740
36. Ground Investigation Operator 1,520 1,286 888
37. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38. Metal Scaffolder 19,658 16,476 8,622
39. Asphalter (Road Construction) 229 212 124
40. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 54 45 28
42. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 48 38 21
43. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 566 487 359
44. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 467 310
46. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,680 1,566 1,092
47. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 302 288 279
48. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 776 717 686
49. Pipelayer 644 569 176
50. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 190 161 154
51. Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 47 22 21
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 1,554 1,175 1,231
56. Window Frame Installer 1,586 1,385 825
57. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 173 157 102
59. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 43 41 38
60. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61. Prestressing Operative 278 238 195
62. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,586 2,120 1,995
63. Trackworker 642 245 636
64. Grouting Worker 293 244 105
65. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,519 1,197 913
66. Rock Breaking Driller 38 27 27
67. Structural Steel Erector 123 97 77
68. Mason 34 27 21
69. Paving Block Layer 259 232 195
70. Curtain Wall Installer 923 833 648
71. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 54 47 27
73. Glazier 659 602 535
74. Demolition Worker (Building) 673 620 564
75. Tunnel Worker 194 122 59
76. Asbestors Abatement Worker 132 114 86
77. Hand-dug Caisson Worker 18 12 11
78. Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 84 60 54
79. False Ceiling Installer 687 613 497
  Total 133,494 117,525 68,577


*1
The number of candidates qualified for exemption and number of candidates who re-sit the knowledge part examination are also included.

Last Updated: 2021-04-11 13:07:59