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The 2nd Hong Kong Construction Skills Competition

The 2nd Hong Kong Construction Skills Competition

 

ᐅ Skills Competition

”Hong Kong Construction Industry Skills Competition” (Skills Competition) organised by Construction Industry Council (CIC) is a biennial industry’s best competition. The 1st Hong Kong Construction Industry Skills Competition had been organised in 2020 with big success to attract numerous industry practitioners to participate and variety of organisations as our supporting organisations and sponsors.

CIC will organise The 2nd Hong Kong Construction Industry Skills Competition in Hong Kong Construction Industry Trade Testing Centre (HKCITTC) on April 2023, to boost the spirit and gather industry powers.

Objectives:

  1. To uplift the skill level of industry practitioners through competition and recognise those with excellent skill level in their respective trades; and

  2. To elevate the skill level of young practitioners as construction elites through competition, also to encourage the industry to identify and groom the new talents and attract the new entrants to join the construction industry.

ᐅ Competition Details

Date

23 April 2023, 30 April 2023 and 7 May 2023 (Sunday)

The competition date will be arranged by drawing lots and the competitors will have the competition in one of these days.

Venue

Hong Kong Construction Industry Trade Testing Centre (HKCITTC) ^ (95 Yue Kwong Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong)

Group

Youth Group

Open Group

Trades

Individual

Bricklaying, Joinery, Painting and Decorating, Plumbing and Heating, Wall and Floor Tiling, Welding

Team

Concreting Construction

Bar Bending and Fixing, Carpenter (Formwork-Building Construction), Electrical Wiring, Metal Scaffolding, Painting and Decorating (Coarse Painting), Plumbing and Heating, Repair, Maintenance, Alteration and Addition (Building Construction)*, Wall and Floor Tiling, Truss Out Bamboo Scaffolding, Welding

Age Requirement

20 years old or below

(Born on or after 1 January  2002)

20 years old or above#

(Born before after 1 January 2002)

Qualification Requirement

Possessing the Intermediate Trade Test Certificate or the Semi-skilled Worker (ITT) qualification issued by the Construction Industry Council (CIC) (or above qualification) of the corresponding trade;

OR

Having accomplished or currently under a training course or collaborative training scheme.

Possessing the Trade Test Certificate or the Skilled Worker qualification (TT) issued by the Construction Industry Council (CIC) of the corresponding trade.

*The requirement of Repair, Maintenance, Alteration and Addition (Building Construction) should be the practitioner of the relevant trade.

Awards

Top 3 winners:

Each winner will be awarded with HK$5,000 cash prize, a trophy and a certificate.

Outstanding participants, who fulfill the requirements, may be selected to participate in the WorldSkills Lyon 2024 as one of the Hong Kong representatives, as well as the WorldSkills Training Programme. 

The Champion:HK$20,000 cash prize, a trophy and a certificate

The 1st Runner-up:HK$10,000 cash prize, a trophy and a certificate

The 2nd Runner-up:HK$8,000 cash prize, a trophy and a certificate

The Merit prize:The Merit prize

There is no maximum number of The Merit prize, it will be awarded to the participants who have reached the qualified level in the competition as an encouragement.

^Concreting Construction will be held in Hong Kong Institute of Construction - Tai Po Training Ground (13 Dai Wah Street, Tai Po).
#Remark: Applicants aged 65 years old or above are require to submit the "Medical Examination Form" which completed and signed by registered doctor when submitting the application form. The form available from the council.

ᐅ Application & Notes for Nomination

Application

Application form could be collected at HKCITTC or downloaded from CIC website, email, WhatsApp or WeChat. Applicant could return the completed application form to the CIC by one of the following means :

  • Mail:38/F, COS Centre, 56 Tsun Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong               

    (Please indicate "The 1st Hong Kong Construction Skills Competition" on the envelope)

  • Email:hkcittc@cic.hk
  • WhatsApp / WeChat:5720 0071

The open application deadline is 31 January 2023 (except for CIC invitees), which is regarded as the date on which the application form is received by the CIC or the postmark date date.

Note for Nomination

An applicant must be nominated by either a nominator or a nominating organisation (more than one nominating party is not accepted).

Requirement of Nominator:Must possess the Intermediate Trade Test / Trade Test Certificate, or the Semi-skilled / Skilled Worker qualification (ITT / TT) issued by the CIC.

Requirement of Nominator Organisation:Must be Registered Specialist Trade Contractor in CIC, Registered Subcontractor in CIC, trade association, labour union, training institution or the direct employer of the applicant.

CIC specially set-up the following awards for the competition and the name of awarded parties will be set out in the promotion materials after the competition.

  • A "Nomination Award" will be presented to the nominating party of the top 3 winners / group.

  • A "Top Participating Organisation Award" will be presented to the top 3 nomination party that nominate the most eligible competitors.

Download Application Form

ᐅ Competition Handbook (available soon)

Documents listed below are for pre-competition preparation’s reference only and may be subject to change without prior notice.

Youth Group

Open Group

Bricklaying

Bar Bending and Fixing

Joinery

Carpenter (Formwork-Building Construction)

Painting and Decorating

Electrical Wiring

Plumbing and Heating

Metal Scaffolding

Wall and Floor Tiling

Painting and Decorating (Coarse Painting)

Welding

Plumbing and Heating

Concreting Construction

Repair, Maintenance, Alteration and Addition (Building Construction)

 

Wall and Floor Tiling

 

Truss Out Bamboo Scaffolding

 

Welding

 

ᐅ Supporting & Sponsor Organisations

We welcome stakeholders to become supporting and/or sponsor organisations of the Skills Competition. Let’s join hands to identify and groom talents, striving to push forward the development of Hong Kong construction industry.

Please refer to Chinese Version for application details.

ᐅ Judging Panel

To ensure the transparency and equitability of the competition, the assessment panel will be comprised of representatives nominated by the CIC, Hong Kong Institute of Construction (HKIC), trade associations, labour unions and/or other industry stakeholders.

ᐅ Highlight Video of The 1st Hong Kong Construction Skills Competition

ᐅ Enquiry

Hong Kong Construction Industry Trade Testing Centre (HKCITTC)
Tel:2100 9247(Ms. Tracy LAW) / 2100 9884(Ms. Genevieve LEE)
WhatsApp/ WeChat:5720 0071 (Click here to initiate WhatsApp conversation directly)
Email:hkcittc@cic.hk



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: 2022-11-25 14:53:00