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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 31/1/2024)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,481 2,113 1,242
2. Tiler 4,855 4,416 2,454
3. Tiler (tile) 156 130 60
4. Tiler (mosaic) 30 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,486 4,849 3,155
6. Plasterer (Floor) 34 27 18
7. Joiner 7,073 6,408 3,915
8. Joiner (Assembling) 68 58 42
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 7,622 6,918 4,228
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 3,965 3,506 1,827
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 97 76 56
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 33 18 13
13. Painter & Decorator 9,543 8,634 5,326
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 25 16 12
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 58 47 34
16. Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 56 45 37
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) 32 26 23
22. Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 4 3 1
23. Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Surface Filling) 175 145 117
25. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Roller Painting) 175 145 117
26. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Emulsion Painting) 175 145 117
27. 4 in 1 Painter (Coarse Painting - Synthetic Painting) 175 145 117
28. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Surface Filling) 6 4 1
29. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Clear Lacquering) 6 4 1
30. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Brushing Lacquering) 6 4 1
31. 4 in 1 Painter (Fine Painting - Paperhanging) 6 4 1
32. Plumber 12,302 10,478 5,429
33. General Welder 16,745 15,422 6,224
34. Concretor 4,236 3,585 1,907
35. Leveller 7,990 7,302 4,142
36. Metal Worker 2,588 2,357 1,551
37. Bar Bender & Fixer 6,393 5,702 3,305
38. Bamboo Scaffolder 5,639 5,073 2,524
39. Marble Worker 966 901 671
40. Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 12 10 4
41. Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 18 16 6
42. Marble worker (Polishing) 81 68 37
43. Drainlayer 1,284 1,172 789
44. Ground Investigation Operator 1,642 1,401 940
45. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 759 753
46. Metal Scaffolder 21,536 18,053 9,223
47. Asphalter (Road Construction) 232 214 126
48. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
49. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 65 51 31
50. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 58 44 22
51. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 627 539 395
52. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
53. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 510 489 327
54. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,748 1,630 1,143
55. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 309 295 286
56. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 883 831 796
57. Pipelayer 684 600 183
58. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 203 171 163
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) 27 20 20
63. Construction Plant Mechanic 1,602 1,220 1,293
64. Window Frame Installer 1,773 1,555 930
65. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 25 0 21
66. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 189 173 115
67. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 45 43 40
68. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
69. Prestressing Operative 300 254 209
70. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,672 2,198 2,066
71. Trackworker 712 313 857
72. Grouting Worker 314 261 108
73. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,575 1,245 944
74. Rock Breaking Driller 42 30 30
75. Structural Steel Erector 170 135 100
76. Mason 36 27 21
77. Paving Block Layer 275 249 209
78. Curtain Wall Installer 1,102 978 760
79. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 50 45 35
80. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 59 50 29
81. Glazier 696 635 557
82. Demolition Worker (Building) 721 669 611
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 122 88 80
87. False Ceiling Installer 813 714 575
  Total 144,179 126,738 74,059


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

Last Updated: 2024-02-16 15:46:50