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Civil & Building Construction Trade Tests (Skilled Workers)

Civil & Building Construction Trade Tests

Test Format and Test Fee

The Council is currently conducting the following trade tests for Skilled Workers.


The mock test paper of each trade below is for reference only, actual test content and dimensions should be based on the test paper to be used on the test day. Mock test paper of three ethnic minority languages, Hindi, Urdu, Nepali, are provided in various trade for reference only. For Candidates who required interpretation service during trade test, please contact us at 2100 9000/ 5720 0072 (WhatsApp/ WeChat) .

 
  Trade Name Trade Test Videos   Test Format Test Fee
(HK$)
      Written Test Practical Test  
1 Bricklayer
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)

Video Link (English)Video Link (Nepali)Video Link (Hindi)Video Link (Urdu)

0.5 hour 6 hours $500
2 Plasterer
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
3 Tiler
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
4 Tiler (Tile)
Mock Written Test Paper 
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
5 Tiler (Mosaic)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written TestPaper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
6 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction)
Mock Practical TestPaper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
Video Link (English) 0.5 hour 6 hours $700
7 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction)
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
Video Link (English)Video Link (Nepali)Video Link (Hindi)Video Link (Urdu) 0.5 hour 6 hours $700
8 Joiner
Mock Written Test Paper
Mock Practical Test Paper
Video Link (English) 0.5 hour 6 hours $500
9 Plumber
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
Video Link (English) 0.5 hour 6 hours 45 mins. $500
10 General Welder
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
Video Link (English)Video Link (Nepali)Video Link (Hindi)Video Link (Urdu) 0.5 hour 6 hours $500
11 Leveller
Mock Practical Test Paper A (English)
Mock Practical Test Paper B (English)
Mock Written Test Paper A (English)
Mock Written Test Paper B (English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Video Link (English) 0.5 hour 6 hours $500
12 Metal Worker
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
13 Bar Bender and Fixer
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
Video Link (English) 0.5 hour 6 hours $700
14 Marble Worker
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 7.5 hours $500
15 Marble Worker (Dry Fixing)
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 4 hours $500
16 Marble Worker (Wet Fixing)
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 4 hours $500
17 Bamboo Scaffolder
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 6.5 hours $500
18 Metal Scaffolder
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written TestPaper(Urdu)
Video Link (English)Video Link (Nepali)Video Link (Hindi)Video Link (Urdu) 0.5 hour 6 hours $500
19 Construction Plant Mechanic
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
20 Drainlayer
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 5 hours $500
21 Ground Investigation Operator Starting from July 2014, the new certificates issued for Ground Investigation Operator Trade Test are no needed to be revalidated for every 5 years. Holders of the old Certificates (with an expiry date) need to apply for renewal with the new Certificates. Both new certificates and old certificates (prior to the expiry date) are valid.
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
22 Asphalter (Road Construction)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
23 Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 5 hours $500
24 Trackworker
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
25 Painter and Decorator
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Written Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Written Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical test Paper(Urdu)
Mock Written test Paper(Urdu)
Video Link (English) 0.5 hour 6 hours $500
26 Structural Steel Erector
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
27 Concretor
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper (English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Video Link (English)Video Link (Nepali)Video Link (Hindi)Video Link (Urdu) 0.5 hour 3 hours $500
28 Window Frame Installer
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
Video Link (English) 0.5 hour 6 hours $500
29 Rigger / Metal Formwork Erector
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
30 Mason
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
31 Waterproofing Worker (adhesive-type felt)
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
32 Waterproofing Worker (burn-type felt)
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
33 Waterproofing Worker (liquid membrane)
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
34 Marine Construction Plant Operator - Derrick
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
35 Marine Construction Plant Operator - Boom-grab Bucket
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
36 Marine Construction Plant Operator - Boom-hook
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
37 Pipelayer
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
38 Shotcretor (Dry Mix)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
39 Shotcretor (Wet Mix)
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
40 Carpenter (Fender)
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 5 hours $500
41 Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile)
Mock Written Test Paper
  Only 1 hour written test $500
42 Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile)
Mock Written Test Paper
  Only 1 hour written test $500
43 Piling Operative (Percussive Pile)
Mock Written Test Paper
Mock Oral Test Paper
  20 minutes written test and
40 minutes oral test
$300
44 Piling Operative (Bored Pipe)
Mock Written Test Paper
Mock Oral Test Paper
  20 minutes written test and
40 minutes oral test
$300
45 Prestressing Operative
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
46 Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunnelling) - Tunnel Boring Machine   By exemption $200
47 Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunnelling) - Jumbo Drilling
Mock Written Test Paper
  Only 1 hour written test $500
48 Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunnelling) - Segment Erection
Mock Written Test Paper
  Only 1 hour written test $500
49 Rock Breaking Driller
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
50 Grouting Worker
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
51 Paving Block Layer
Mock Practical Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
52 Curtain Wall Installer
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
53 Glazier
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 5 hours $500
54 Floor Layer (Timber Flooring)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
55 Floor Layer (PVC Flooring)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
56 Asbestos Abatement Worker
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
57 Tunnel Worker
Mock Practical Test Paper(English)
Mock Written Test Paper(English)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Nepali)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Hindi)
Mock Practical Test Paper(Urdu)
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
58 Hand-dug
Caisson Worker
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
59 Demolition Worker (Building)
Mock Practical Test Paper
  1 hour 1 day refresher course
and 1 days practical test
$800
60 Plasterer (Floor)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
61 Carpenter (Formwork – Civil Construction) (Striking)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 4 hours $500
62 Carpenter (Formwork – Building Construction) (Striking)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 4 hours $500
63 Joiner (Assembling )
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3.5 hours $500
64 Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 1 hour $500
65 Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 1.25 hours $500
66 Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 1 hour $500
67 Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 2.25 hours $500
68 Painter and Decorator (Synthetic Painting)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 1 hour $500
69 Painter and Decorator (Clear Lacquering)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 2.25 hours $500
70 Painter and Decorator (Texture-spray)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 3 hours $500
71 Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 2 hours $500
72 Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 1.25 hours $500
73 Painter and Decorator (Sign writing)
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 1.25 hours $500
74 Partition (Metal Frame) Installer
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 4 hours $500
75 False Ceiling Installer
Mock Practical Test Paper
Mock Written Test Paper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
76 Marble Worker (Polishing)
Mock Practical TestPaper
  0.5 hour 6 hours $500
 

Eligibility

  • All Hong Kong residents aged 18 or above, and
  • Holding a valid Construction Industry Safety Training Certificate (Green Card) or equivalent, and  
  • With at least four years’ proven work experience in relevant trade, or possessing corresponding Intermediate Trade Test qualification with at least two years’ proven work experience, or
  • Having accomplished (or else soon) recognised programmes/ courses of relevant trade (for details please refer to the Introduction to Trade Testing booklet (Chinese Version) , P.8)
 

Award of Certificate

1. Trade Test Certificate - passed all the test papers;

2. Intermediate Trade Test Certificate - failed the practical test but the results reached the required skill level of the relevant Intermediate Trade Test (If Intermediate Trade Test is available for the trade).

 

Download Application Form

 

Enquiry

Tel:2100 9000

WhatsApp/ WeChat:5720 0072  (Click here to initiate WhatsApp conversation directly)

Email:hkcittc@cic.hk

 

Should you require the above information in English, please contact Hong Kong Construction Industry Trade Testing Centre at 2100 9207/ 5720 0072 (WhatsApp/ WeChat) for enquiry.

 
 

The information contained in this webpage is for reference only and may be subject to change without prior notice. You may wish to contact us to obtain more comprehensive information.

Last Updated: 2020-07-02 15:54:56