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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 31/12/2020)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,314 1,976 1,135
2. Tiler 4,760 4,347 2,409
3. Tiler (tile) 127 105 52
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,383 4,776 3,111
6. Plasterer (Floor) 19 15 12
7. Joiner 6,823 6,206 3,794
8. Joiner (Assembling) 57 51 37
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,599 6,074 3,741
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,012 2,623 1,349
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 91 71 51
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 25 14 12
13. Painter & Decorator 9,285 8,448 5,229
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 9 6
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 47 33 22
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 41 26 20
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 22 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 11,230 9,477 4,655
25. General Welder 15,767 14,497 5,836
26. Concretor 4,025 3,408 1,825
27. Leveller 7,408 6,793 3,828
28. Metal Worker 2,499 2,270 1,468
29. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,013 5,413 3,190
30. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,001 4,538 2,346
31. Marble Worker 962 898 671
32. Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 10 8 3
33. Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 17 15 6
34. Marble worker (Polishing) 78 65 35
35. Drainlayer 1,161 1,063 737
36. Ground Investigation Operator 1,506 1,270 876
37. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38. Metal Scaffolder 19,537 16,367 8,543
39. Asphalter (Road Construction) 229 212 124
40. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 51 40 25
42. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 48 38 21
43. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 560 481 354
44. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 467 310
46. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,674 1,556 1,084
47. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 297 284 275
48. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 761 708 678
49. Pipelayer 643 567 175
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 1,553 1,172 1,228
56. Window Frame Installer 1,579 1,375 822
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 273 233 193
62. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,576 2,112 1,990
63. Trackworker 632 239 630
64. Grouting Worker 293 243 105
65. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,508 1,190 908
66. Rock Breaking Driller 36 27 27
67. Structural Steel Erector 122 96 76
68. Mason 34 27 21
69. Paving Block Layer 254 232 195
70. Curtain Wall Installer 918 826 643
71. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 54 47 27
73. Glazier 655 599 534
74. Demolition Worker (Building) 664 612 556
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 83 60 54
79. False Ceiling Installer 685 607 491
  Total 132,763 116,873 68,218


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

Last Updated: 2021-01-06 16:33:12