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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 31/8/2022)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,367 2,014 1,165
2. Tiler 4,799 4,375 2,419
3. Tiler (tile) 141 119 56
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,423 4,809 3,125
6. Plasterer (Floor) 26 20 13
7. Joiner 6,957 6,314 3,850
8. Joiner (Assembling) 65 57 41
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 7,055 6,436 3,950
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,571 3,112 1,607
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 95 74 54
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 30 17 13
13. Painter & Decorator 9,443 8,573 5,273
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 10 7
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 53 42 29
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 54 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) 32 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) 57 27 16
25. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Roller Painting) 57 27 16
26. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Emulsion Painting) 57 27 16
27. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Synthetic Painting) 57 27 16
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 11,811 9,996 5,018
33. General Welder 16,322 15,019 6,059
34. Concretor 4,130 3,502 1,862
35. Leveller 7,728 7,074 3,965
36. Metal Worker 2,559 2,331 1,521
37. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,230 5,595 3,256
38. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,308 4,790 2,432
39. Marble Worker 965 899 671
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 1,232 1,122 765
44. Ground Investigation Operator 1,581 1,343 916
45. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
46. Metal Scaffolder 20,623 17,346 8,940
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) 605 517 378
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) 813 763 731
57. Pipelayer 661 582 178
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 1,569 1,189 1,252
64. Window Frame Installer 1,691 1,470 877
65. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 16 0 16
66. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 188 170 112
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) 2,641 2,174 2,051
71. Trackworker 683 293 766
72. Grouting Worker 307 257 105
73. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,555 1,223 930
74. Rock Breaking Driller 40 27 27
75. Structural Steel Erector 141 113 86
76. Mason 36 27 21
77. Paving Block Layer 269 246 206
78. Curtain Wall Installer 997 891 695
79. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
80. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 54 47 27
81. Glazier 666 608 537
82. Demolition Worker (Building) 697 644 586
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 98 69 63
87. False Ceiling Installer 734 648 524
  Total 138,664 121,949 70,993


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

Last Updated: 2022-09-23 11:42:00