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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 31/8/2021)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,327 1,987 1,140
2. Tiler 4,773 4,360 2,410
3. Tiler (tile) 135 114 53
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,400 4,789 3,112
6. Plasterer (Floor) 19 15 12
7. Joiner 6,888 6,244 3,803
8. Joiner (Assembling) 60 51 37
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,763 6,205 3,814
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,216 2,811 1,463
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 93 73 53
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 26 14 12
13. Painter & Decorator 9,351 8,516 5,245
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 10 7
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 50 41 28
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 46 36 29
17. Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 6 5 3
18. Painter and Decorator (Synthetic Painting) 13 11 3
19. Painter and Decorator (Clear Lacquering) 2 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 11,469 9,703 4,798
25. General Welder 16,031 14,728 5,937
26. Concretor 4,072 3,439 1,837
27. Leveller 7,535 6,903 3,872
28. Metal Worker 2,518 2,289 1,480
29. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,089 5,474 3,202
30. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,096 4,628 2,381
31. Marble Worker 964 899 671
32. Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 10 9 4
33. Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 18 16 6
34. Marble worker (Polishing) 78 65 35
35. Drainlayer 1,187 1,083 747
36. Ground Investigation Operator 1,536 1,299 893
37. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38. Metal Scaffolder 20,004 16,763 8,724
39. Asphalter (Road Construction) 230 213 125
40. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 56 45 28
42. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 51 39 21
43. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 577 496 364
44. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 484 471 314
46. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,704 1,583 1,103
47. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 302 289 280
48. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 789 733 702
49. Pipelayer 649 571 177
50. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 191 163 155
51. Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 53 27 25
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 1,558 1,179 1,237
56. Window Frame Installer 1,615 1,398 830
57. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 16
58. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 177 160 104
59. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 45 43 40
60. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61. Prestressing Operative 285 245 201
62. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,601 2,142 2,014
63. Trackworker 671 261 651
64. Grouting Worker 301 247 105
65. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,536 1,206 921
66. Rock Breaking Driller 39 27 27
67. Structural Steel Erector 124 97 77
68. Mason 34 27 21
69. Paving Block Layer 261 238 199
70. Curtain Wall Installer 940 845 657
71. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 54 47 27
73. Glazier 660 604 536
74. Demolition Worker (Building) 682 632 574
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 88 64 58
79. False Ceiling Installer 712 631 511
  Total 135,075 118,874 69,248


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

Last Updated: 2021-09-06 16:54:33