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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen(up to 31/7/2019)

  Name of Trade *1 No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1 No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1 Bricklayer 2,206 1,851 1,080
2 Tiler 4,664 4,228 2,364
3 Tiler (tile) 81 70 44
4 Tiler (mosaic) 27 18 8
5 Plasterer 5,284 4,665 3,075
6 Plasterer (Floor ) 15 11 9
7 Joiner 6,705 6,101 3,752
8 Joiner (Assembling) 48 43 31
9 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,320 5,824 3,625
10 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 2,867 2,506 1,290
11 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 89 67 50
12 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 25 14 12
13 Painter & Decorator 8,995 8,176 5,155
14 Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 14 7 4
15 Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 35 28 19
16 Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 29 21 17
17 Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 5 5 3
18 Painter and Decorator (Synthetic Painting) 12 9 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) 12 10 9
22 Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23 Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24 Plumber 10,604 8,947 4,352
25 General Welder 15,296 14,048 5,707
26 Concretor 3,890 3,283 1,770
27 Leveller 7,105 6,495 3,691
28 Metal Worker 2,406 2,190 1,409
29 Bar Bender & Fixer 5,821 5,270 3,173
30 Bamboo Scaffolder 4,820 4,402 2,289
31 Marble Worker 959 897 671
32 Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 9 8 3
33 Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 17 15 6
34 Marble worker (Polishing) 76 62 34
35 Drainlayer 1,100 1,013 709
36 Ground Investigation Operator 1,447 1,213 851
37 Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38 Metal Scaffolder 18,549 15,572 8,109
39 Asphalter (Road Construction) 229 212 124
40 Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41 Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 39 31 17
42 Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 44 38 21
43 Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 479 397 288
44 Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45 Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 467 310
46 Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,629 1,505 1,042
47 Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 292 279 270
48 Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 716 658 630
49 Pipelayer 635 559 175
50 Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 180 154 148
51 Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 39 20 19
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 1,536 1,156 1,191
56 Window Frame Installer 1,441 1,234 765
57 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 162 145 93
59 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 43 41 38
60 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61 Prestressing Operative 264 225 187
62 Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,449 1,944 1,837
63 Trackworker 608 217 555
64 Grouting Worker 282 232 100
65 Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,464 1,157 887
66 Rock Breaking Driller 34 25 25
67 Structural Steel Erector 116 93 73
68 Mason 32 25 19
69 Paving Block Layer 244 223 187
70 Curtain Wall Installer 815 735 584
71 Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72 Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 41 35 21
73 Glazier 595 541 485
74 Demolition Worker (Building) 631 559 503
75 Tunnel Worker 192 120 59
76 Asbestors Abatement Worker 132 114 86
77 Hand-dug Caisson Worker 18 12 11
78 Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 65 46 43
79 False Ceiling Installer 617 540 453
  Total 127,498 112,092 65,743

 

*1 

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

Last Updated: 2019-08-12 09:18:52