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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 31/10/2021)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,329 1,991 1,142
2. Tiler 4,775 4,360 2,410
3. Tiler (tile) 136 116 54
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,402 4,793 3,113
6. Plasterer (Floor) 20 15 12
7. Joiner 6,906 6,266 3,813
8. Joiner (Assembling) 61 52 38
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,816 6,250 3,839
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,276 2,852 1,478
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 94 73 53
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 27 15 12
13. Painter & Decorator 9,365 8,534 5,248
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 10 7
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 51 41 28
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 47 36 29
17. Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 7 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 11,532 9,755 4,835
25. General Welder 16,077 14,796 5,964
26. Concretor 4,083 3,451 1,840
27. Leveller 7,563 6,938 3,886
28. Metal Worker 2,521 2,299 1,488
29. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,109 5,493 3,207
30. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,131 4,645 2,391
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 1,193 1,088 751
36. Ground Investigation Operator 1,545 1,310 900
37. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38. Metal Scaffolder 20,193 16,916 8,779
39. Asphalter (Road Construction) 230 213 125
40. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 56 47 29
42. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 51 41 21
43. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 585 500 365
44. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 484 471 314
46. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,708 1,590 1,109
47. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 302 289 280
48. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 798 738 706
49. Pipelayer 650 573 177
50. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 191 163 155
51. Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 54 30 28
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 1,561 1,180 1,238
56. Window Frame Installer 1,636 1,412 838
57. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 16
58. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 177 161 105
59. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 45 43 40
60. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61. Prestressing Operative 286 245 201
62. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,612 2,147 2,019
63. Trackworker 679 280 669
64. Grouting Worker 305 250 105
65. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,537 1,214 925
66. Rock Breaking Driller 39 27 27
67. Structural Steel Erector 125 98 77
68. Mason 34 27 21
69. Paving Block Layer 261 239 200
70. Curtain Wall Installer 957 866 676
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) 682 638 580
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 712 634 513
  Total 135,681 119,505 69,556


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

Last Updated: 2021-11-04 17:45:40