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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 31/12/2021)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,332 1,993 1,144
2. Tiler 4,778 4,363 2,414
3. Tiler (tile) 136 116 54
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,408 4,796 3,115
6. Plasterer (Floor) 22 15 12
7. Joiner 6,918 6,281 3,821
8. Joiner (Assembling) 61 52 38
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,855 6,289 3,862
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,349 2,916 1,511
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 94 74 54
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 29 16 13
13. Painter & Decorator 9,380 8,545 5,252
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 10 7
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 51 42 29
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 48 38 30
17. Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 7 6 4
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) 18 15 14
22. Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 2 2 0
23. Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Surface Filling) 6 2 1
25. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Roller Painting) 6 2 1
26. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Emulsion Painting) 6 2 1
27. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Synthetic Painting) 6 2 1
28. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Surface Filling) 1 0 0
29. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Clear Lacquering) 1 0 0
30. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Brushing Lacquering) 1 0 0
31. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Paperhanging) 1 0 0
32. Plumber 11,600 9,830 4,883
33. General Welder 16,135 14,851 5,986
34. Concretor 4,106 3,463 1,844
35. Leveller 7,597 6,963 3,898
36. Metal Worker 2,535 2,307 1,497
37. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,136 5,520 3,211
38. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,166 4,685 2,402
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 1,205 1,097 756
44. Ground Investigation Operator 1,556 1,321 909
45. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
46. Metal Scaffolder 20,259 17,019 8,829
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) 588 504 369
52. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
53. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 484 471 314
54. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,712 1,597 1,114
55. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 302 289 280
56. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 803 749 717
57. Pipelayer 650 574 178
58. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 191 163 155
59. Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 56 30 28
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 1,565 1,184 1,241
64. Window Frame Installer 1,643 1,431 853
65. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 16
66. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 177 161 105
67. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 45 43 40
68. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
69. Prestressing Operative 286 245 201
70. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,617 2,150 2,023
71. Trackworker 681 284 673
72. Grouting Worker 305 255 105
73. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,540 1,218 928
74. Rock Breaking Driller 39 27 27
75. Structural Steel Erector 133 100 79
76. Mason 34 27 21
77. Paving Block Layer 264 240 201
78. Curtain Wall Installer 964 872 680
79. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
80. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 54 47 27
81. Glazier 662 606 536
82. Demolition Worker (Building) 687 638 580
83. Tunnel Worker 194 122 59
84. Asbestors Abatement Worker 133 114 86
85. Hand-dug Caisson Worker 18 12 11
86. Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 89 64 58
87. False Ceiling Installer 715 634 513
  Total 136,334 120,092 69,872


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

Last Updated: 2022-01-10 11:28:11