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Intermediate Trade Test for Semi-skilled Construction Craftsmen

Intermediate Trade Test for Semi-skilled Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Intermediate Trade Testing of Construction Tradesmen (Up to 31/1/2024)

  Name of Trade No. of Applicants No. of Tests *1No. of Intermediate Tradesmen
    HKIC Student Public HKIC Student Public HKIC Student Public
1. Bricklayer 8,674 1,673 8,011 1,439 6,936 1,048
2. Tiler 6,512 1,865 6,017 1,596 5,405 1,107
3. Tiler (Tile) 0 88 0 64 0 36
4. Tiler (Mosaic) 0 67 0 40 0 25
5. Plasterer 7,241 2,905 6,520 2,262 5,716 1,269
6. Plasterer (Floor) 0 232 0 152 0 77
7. Joiner 5,978 3,105 5,644 2,664 4,803 2,385
8. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 8,860 4,311 8,001 3,326 6,940 1,985
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 218 12,791 171 9,930 136 5,446
10. Painter & Decorator 11,917 5,927 14,274 4,747 13,595 3,798
11. Painter (Texture Spray) 0 389 0 286 0 252
12. Plumber 10,432 12,909 9,831 11,078 8,170 6,835
13. General Welder 4,195 22,095 3,738 19,282 2,905 10,463
14. Concretor 3,212 10,994 2,934 8,563 2,708 9,040
15. Leveller 10,416 3,339 9,680 2,993 8,913 2,529
16. Metal Worker 1,521 3,431 1,374 2,951 1,153 2,105
17. Bar Bender & Fixer 10,889 3,797 9,801 2,881 8,694 1,667
18. Bamboo Scaffolder 987 1,883 915 1,544 862 1,355
19. Marble Worker 508 91 478 53 411 97
20. Marble Worker (Dry Fixing) 0 7 0 5 0 1
21. Marble Worker (Wet Fixing) 0 16 0 14 0 8
22. Marble Worker (Polishing) 123 61 90 46 65 41
23. Drainlayer 200 288 194 201 150 236
24. Ground Investigation Operator 376 104 333 84 303 145
25. Metal Scaffolder 4,034 8,153 3,726 5,596 3,410 2,795
26. Asphalter (Road Construction) 0 26 0 13 0 12
27. Waterproofing Worker (Burn-type Felt) 7 26 4 15 1 6
28. Piling Operator (Percussive Pile) 0 32 0 24 0 40
29. Piling Operator (Bored Pile) 2 203 2 163 2 188
30. Plant and Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 0 11 0 10 0 10
31. Plant and Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 0 141 0 123 0 131
32. Marine Construction Plant Operator (Derrick) 0 0 0 0 0 0
33. Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-grab Bucket) 0 0 0 0 0 0
34. Marine Construction Plant Operator (Book-hook) 0 0 0 0 0 0
35. Construction Plant Mechanic 1,582 602 1,543 497 1,379 426
36. Window Frame Installer 424 3,587 381 3,081 342 2,388
37. Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunneling ) - Tunnel Boring Machine 0 0 0 0 0 0
38. Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunneling ) - Jumbo Drilling 0 5 0 5 0 14
39. Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 4 2 4 2 4 2
40. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 772 4,188 727 2,613 709 2,534
41. Structural Steel Erector 53 78 47 55 36 53
42. Mason 0 43 0 31 0 23
43. Curtain Wall Installer 279 359 244 273 229 271
44. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 0 17 0 8 0 3
45. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 247 302 240 243 183 132
46. Glazier 0 986 0 801 0 772
47. Hand-dug Caisson Worker 0 0 0 0 0 0
48. False Ceiling Installer 91 80 50 56 46 47
  Total 99,772 111,209 94,974 89,810 84,206 61,797


*1
The number of candidates includes those who fail the Trade Tests but whose skill levels have reached the Intermediate Trade Test Standards.

Last Updated: 2024-02-19 16:29:40