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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 30/6/2021)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,320 1,984 1,140
2. Tiler 4,770 4,356 2,410
3. Tiler (tile) 132 112 53
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,391 4,784 3,112
6. Plasterer (Floor) 19 15 12
7. Joiner 6,852 6,229 3,798
8. Joiner (Assembling) 59 51 37
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,711 6,152 3,783
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,162 2,738 1,418
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 92 72 52
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 26 14 12
13. Painter & Decorator 9,335 8,503 5,239
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 10 7
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 50 39 26
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) 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 11,387 9,638 4,757
25. General Welder 15,974 14,674 5,911
26. Concretor 4,057 3,431 1,833
27. Leveller 7,496 6,869 3,858
28. Metal Worker 2,513 2,286 1,478
29. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,075 5,464 3,199
30. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,083 4,604 2,373
31. Marble Worker 964 899 671
32. Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 10 9 4
33. Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 18 15 6
34. Marble worker (Polishing) 78 65 35
35. Drainlayer 1,181 1,076 746
36. Ground Investigation Operator 1,529 1,293 892
37. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38. Metal Scaffolder 19,856 16,637 8,675
39. Asphalter (Road Construction) 230 212 124
40. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 54 45 28
42. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 49 38 21
43. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 573 492 360
44. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 484 467 310
46. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,701 1,568 1,094
47. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 302 289 280
48. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 783 729 698
49. Pipelayer 647 570 177
50. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 191 163 155
51. Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 51 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 1,557 1,177 1,236
56. Window Frame Installer 1,596 1,388 825
57. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 176 158 102
59. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 44 41 38
60. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61. Prestressing Operative 282 240 197
62. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,598 2,137 2,006
63. Trackworker 647 249 640
64. Grouting Worker 297 246 105
65. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,528 1,203 918
66. Rock Breaking Driller 39 27 27
67. Structural Steel Erector 124 97 77
68. Mason 34 27 21
69. Paving Block Layer 260 238 199
70. Curtain Wall Installer 934 843 656
71. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 54 47 27
73. Glazier 660 603 536
74. Demolition Worker (Building) 679 622 564
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 88 60 54
79. False Ceiling Installer 703 619 501
  Total 134,402 118,259 68,921


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

Last Updated: 2021-07-12 01:04:59