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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen(up to 31/10/2019)

  Name of Trade *1 No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1 No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1 Bricklayer 2,244 1,892 1,097
2 Tiler 4,698 4,283 2,385
3 Tiler (tile) 89 76 45
4 Tiler (mosaic) 28 21 9
5 Plasterer 5,311 4,701 3,089
6 Plasterer (Floor ) 16 12 9
7 Joiner 6,740 6,138 3,767
8 Joiner (Assembling) 49 43 31
9 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,385 5,887 3,656
10 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 2,902 2,533 1,303
11 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 89 69 50
12 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 25 14 12
13 Painter & Decorator 9,048 8,237 5,177
14 Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 14 8 5
15 Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 38 29 19
16 Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 32 24 19
17 Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 5 5 3
18 Painter and Decorator (Synthetic Painting) 13 10 3
19 Painter and Decorator (Clear Lacquering) 1 1 1
20 Painter and Decorator (Texture-spray) 29 21 15
21 Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray) 14 11 10
22 Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23 Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24 Plumber 10,719 9,030 4,398
25 General Welder 15,424 14,190 5,750
26 Concretor 3,926 3,307 1,780
27 Leveller 7,208 6,586 3,740
28 Metal Worker 2,417 2,197 1,411
29 Bar Bender & Fixer 5,867 5,298 3,173
30 Bamboo Scaffolder 4,874 4,432 2,296
31 Marble Worker 960 897 671
32 Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 9 8 3
33 Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 17 15 6
34 Marble worker (Polishing) 76 63 35
35 Drainlayer 1,121 1,027 715
36 Ground Investigation Operator 1,455 1,228 860
37 Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38 Metal Scaffolder 18,851 15,785 8,219
39 Asphalter (Road Construction) 229 212 124
40 Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41 Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 39 32 18
42 Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 44 38 21
43 Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 500 423 308
44 Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45 Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 467 310
46 Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,641 1,522 1,055
47 Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 294 282 273
48 Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 725 676 648
49 Pipelayer 636 562 175
50 Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 182 156 150
51 Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 40 21 20
52 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Derrick) 172 159 154
53 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-grab Bucket) 58 31 30
54 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-hook) 26 19 19
55 Construction Plant Mechanic 1,542 1,165 1,203
56 Window Frame Installer 1,481 1,277 775
57 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 163 148 96
59 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 43 41 38
60 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61 Prestressing Operative 264 229 191
62 Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,501 2,021 1,905
63 Trackworker 616 224 611
64 Grouting Worker 284 235 101
65 Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,478 1,164 893
66 Rock Breaking Driller 35 26 26
67 Structural Steel Erector 117 93 73
68 Mason 32 25 19
69 Paving Block Layer 246 225 188
70 Curtain Wall Installer 848 748 593
71 Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72 Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 46 37 21
73 Glazier 603 550 492
74 Demolition Worker (Building) 638 594 538
75 Tunnel Worker 193 122 59
76 Asbestors Abatement Worker 132 119 86
77 Hand-dug Caisson Worker 18 12 11
78 Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 65 47 44
79 False Ceiling Installer 634 556 462
  Total 128,880 113,384 66,447

 

*1 

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

Last Updated: 2019-11-14 16:20:40