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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 30/4/2022)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,338 1,999 1,154
2. Tiler 4,784 4,369 2,417
3. Tiler (tile) 137 116 54
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,415 4,805 3,122
6. Plasterer (Floor) 23 18 13
7. Joiner 6,934 6,291 3,825
8. Joiner (Assembling) 64 52 38
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,932 6,338 3,898
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,406 2,982 1,547
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 94 74 54
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 29 17 13
13. Painter & Decorator 9,393 8,557 5,261
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 17 10 7
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 51 42 29
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 50 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) 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) 10 7 4
25. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Roller Painting) 10 7 4
26. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Emulsion Painting) 10 7 4
27. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Synthetic Painting) 10 7 4
28. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Surface Filling) 2 1 0
29. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Clear Lacquering) 2 1 0
30. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Brushing Lacquering) 2 1 0
31. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Paperhanging) 2 1 0
32. Plumber 11,665 9,884 4,930
33. General Welder 16,210 14,905 6,003
34. Concretor 4,110 3,487 1,859
35. Leveller 7,638 7,002 3,922
36. Metal Worker 2,543 2,317 1,507
37. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,179 5,544 3,231
38. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,211 4,713 2,413
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 1,211 1,107 759
44. Ground Investigation Operator 1,564 1,330 910
45. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
46. Metal Scaffolder 20,396 17,146 8,871
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) 593 509 373
52. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
53. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 484 471 314
54. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,717 1,601 1,118
55. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 302 289 280
56. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 808 757 725
57. Pipelayer 657 575 178
58. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 191 163 155
59. Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 56 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 1,567 1,187 1,246
64. Window Frame Installer 1,662 1,447 862
65. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 16
66. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 181 161 105
67. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 45 43 40
68. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
69. Prestressing Operative 286 249 204
70. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,625 2,163 2,037
71. Trackworker 682 285 754
72. Grouting Worker 306 256 105
73. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,543 1,220 929
74. Rock Breaking Driller 39 27 27
75. Structural Steel Erector 139 110 85
76. Mason 35 27 21
77. Paving Block Layer 267 243 204
78. Curtain Wall Installer 967 875 683
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) 690 638 580
83. Tunnel Worker 195 122 59
84. Asbestors Abatement Worker 133 114 86
85. Hand-dug Caisson Worker 19 12 11
86. Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 94 66 60
87. False Ceiling Installer 720 638 517
  Total 137,065 120,740 70,330


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

Last Updated: 2022-05-06 16:53:28