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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 31/10/2022)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,376 2,029 1,175
2. Tiler 4,801 4,378 2,419
3. Tiler (tile) 144 122 56
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,433 4,811 3,125
6. Plasterer (Floor) 27 20 14
7. Joiner 6,973 6,321 3,856
8. Joiner (Assembling) 65 57 41
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 7,153 6,515 3,996
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,637 3,183 1,642
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 95 74 54
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 30 17 13
13. Painter & Decorator 9,477 8,585 5,280
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 10 7
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 55 43 30
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 54 44 36
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) 32 23 15
21. Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray) 20 17 16
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) 86 51 37
25. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Roller Painting) 86 51 37
26. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Emulsion Painting) 86 51 37
27. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Synthetic Painting) 86 51 37
28. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Surface Filling) 4 2 0
29. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Clear Lacquering) 4 2 0
30. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Brushing Lacquering) 4 2 0
31. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Paperhanging) 4 2 0
32. Plumber 11,903 10,075 5,084
33. General Welder 16,379 15,072 6,077
34. Concretor 4,146 3,511 1,865
35. Leveller 7,754 7,100 3,975
36. Metal Worker 2,566 2,338 1,528
37. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,253 5,606 3,258
38. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,345 4,829 2,446
39. Marble Worker 965 900 671
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 1,243 1,131 769
44. Ground Investigation Operator 1,584 1,347 917
45. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
46. Metal Scaffolder 20,731 17,435 8,972
47. Asphalter (Road Construction) 230 213 125
48. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
49. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 60 47 29
50. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 53 41 21
51. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 609 524 382
52. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
53. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 486 473 316
54. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,724 1,609 1,125
55. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 305 292 283
56. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 819 765 733
57. Pipelayer 668 583 178
58. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 193 163 155
59. Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 59 33 31
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 1,572 1,192 1,259
64. Window Frame Installer 1,722 1,492 890
65. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 25 0 21
66. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 188 172 114
67. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 45 43 40
68. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
69. Prestressing Operative 297 251 206
70. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,643 2,177 2,053
71. Trackworker 692 293 769
72. Grouting Worker 308 257 105
73. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,556 1,229 935
74. Rock Breaking Driller 40 29 29
75. Structural Steel Erector 144 113 86
76. Mason 36 27 21
77. Paving Block Layer 269 246 206
78. Curtain Wall Installer 1,013 911 703
79. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
80. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 56 47 27
81. Glazier 669 609 537
82. Demolition Worker (Building) 702 652 594
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 103 73 65
87. False Ceiling Installer 745 653 526
  Total 139,537 122,657 71,410


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

Last Updated: 2022-11-22 11:41:20