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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 31/8/2020)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,301 1,953 1,120
2. Tiler 4,749 4,335 2,403
3. Tiler (tile) 118 99 50
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,371 4,754 3,103
6. Plasterer (Floor) 19 15 12
7. Joiner 6,806 6,189 3,787
8. Joiner (Assembling) 55 50 36
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,554 6,024 3,716
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 2,958 2,589 1,331
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 91 71 51
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 25 14 12
13. Painter & Decorator 9,234 8,392 5,215
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 16 9 6
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 42 33 22
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 33 25 20
17. Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 5 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) 29 21 15
21. Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray) 16 14 13
22. Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23. Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24. Plumber 11,110 9,323 4,563
25. General Welder 15,673 14,425 5,812
26. Concretor 3,987 3,378 1,805
27. Leveller 7,362 6,761 3,815
28. Metal Worker 2,479 2,242 1,449
29. Bar Bender & Fixer 5,973 5,386 3,184
30. Bamboo Scaffolder 4,961 4,510 2,330
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 1,151 1,053 733
36. Ground Investigation Operator 1,487 1,250 869
37. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38. Metal Scaffolder 19,374 16,279 8,487
39. Asphalter (Road Construction) 229 212 124
40. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 46 34 20
42. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 45 38 21
43. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 543 463 340
44. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 467 310
46. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,661 1,546 1,076
47. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 296 283 274
48. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 745 697 668
49. Pipelayer 641 566 175
50. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 188 161 154
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 1,550 1,172 1,219
56. Window Frame Installer 1,559 1,346 806
57. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 169 152 98
59. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 43 41 38
60. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61. Prestressing Operative 267 231 192
62. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,564 2,101 1,980
63. Trackworker 626 235 626
64. Grouting Worker 291 241 104
65. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,501 1,184 906
66. Rock Breaking Driller 36 26 26
67. Structural Steel Erector 122 96 76
68. Mason 34 27 21
69. Paving Block Layer 253 231 194
70. Curtain Wall Installer 893 805 633
71. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 54 45 26
73. Glazier 646 588 523
74. Demolition Worker (Building) 655 612 556
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 78 51 46
79. False Ceiling Installer 672 597 487
  Total 131,762 115,999 67,743


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

Last Updated: 2020-09-07 18:03:22