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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 30/6/2022)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,355 2,003 1,157
2. Tiler 4,790 4,372 2,418
3. Tiler (tile) 140 117 54
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,420 4,807 3,124
6. Plasterer (Floor) 26 18 13
7. Joiner 6,945 6,302 3,841
8. Joiner (Assembling) 64 55 40
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,981 6,383 3,927
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,495 3,026 1,566
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 95 74 54
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 29 17 13
13. Painter & Decorator 9,415 8,563 5,263
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 10 7
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 52 42 29
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 51 41 33
17. Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 7 6 4
18. Painter and Decorator (Synthetic Painting) 13 11 3
19. Painter and Decorator (Clear Lacquering) 3 1 1
20. Painter and Decorator (Texture-spray) 31 23 15
21. Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray) 18 16 15
22. Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 3 2 0
23. Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Surface Filling) 27 11 6
25. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Roller Painting) 27 11 6
26. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Emulsion Painting) 27 11 6
27. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Synthetic Painting) 27 11 6
28. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Surface Filling) 2 2 0
29. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Clear Lacquering) 2 2 0
30. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Brushing Lacquering) 2 2 0
31. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Paperhanging) 2 2 0
32. Plumber 11,753 9,933 4,971
33. General Welder 16,259 14,964 6,030
34. Concretor 4,120 3,494 1,861
35. Leveller 7,685 7,036 3,941
36. Metal Worker 2,551 2,324 1,515
37. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,205 5,576 3,248
38. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,277 4,761 2,425
39. Marble Worker 964 899 671
40. Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 11 9 4
41. Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 18 16 6
42. Marble worker (Polishing) 78 65 35
43. Drainlayer 1,224 1,113 764
44. Ground Investigation Operator 1,570 1,336 912
45. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
46. Metal Scaffolder 20,531 17,247 8,907
47. Asphalter (Road Construction) 230 213 125
48. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
49. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 56 47 29
50. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 51 41 21
51. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 598 511 375
52. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
53. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 484 471 314
54. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,722 1,606 1,122
55. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 302 289 280
56. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 811 759 727
57. Pipelayer 660 578 178
58. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 193 163 155
59. Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 58 32 30
60. Marine Construction Plant Operator (Derrick) 172 159 154
61. Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-grab Bucket) 58 31 30
62. Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-hook) 26 19 19
63. Construction Plant Mechanic 1,568 1,187 1,248
64. Window Frame Installer 1,675 1,458 870
65. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 16
66. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 184 165 107
67. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 45 43 40
68. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
69. Prestressing Operative 296 251 206
70. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,634 2,165 2,040
71. Trackworker 682 288 762
72. Grouting Worker 307 257 105
73. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,548 1,222 929
74. Rock Breaking Driller 40 27 27
75. Structural Steel Erector 141 112 86
76. Mason 36 27 21
77. Paving Block Layer 269 246 206
78. Curtain Wall Installer 977 885 691
79. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
80. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 54 47 27
81. Glazier 663 607 536
82. Demolition Worker (Building) 693 644 586
83. Tunnel Worker 195 123 60
84. Asbestors Abatement Worker 135 114 86
85. Hand-dug Caisson Worker 19 12 11
86. Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 94 69 63
87. False Ceiling Installer 725 640 519
  Total 137,878 121,296 70,640


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

Last Updated: 2022-07-08 10:05:41