Construction Industry Council 建造業議會
Trade Test
Trade Test Achievement
Progress Report on Intermediate Trade Testing of Construction Tradesmen(Up to 31/10/2015)

 

Name
of
Trade

*1 No.
Employed
at Date
of VTC
Survey
(excluding
Trainees)

No.
of
Applicants

No.
of
Tests

*2 No.
of
Passed

Pass
Rate (%)

 

 

 

Trainee

Public

Trainee

Public

Trainee

Public

Trainee

Public

1

Bricklayer

610

3909

967

3715

831

3313

673

89

81

2

Tiler

*3

1101

4245

1277

4143

1105

3747

688

90

62

3

Tiler (Tile)

0

2

0

1

0

0

NA

0

4

Tiler (Mosaic)

0

1

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

5

Plasterer

*4

4898

4632

1432

4435

1209

3994

773

90

64

6

Plasterer (Floor)

0

2

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

7

Joiner

4689

3835

2179

3711

1866

3107

1311

84

70

8

Carpenter (Formwork-Building Construction)

*5

4032

4336

1804

4042

1330

3349

527

83

40

9

Carpenter (Formwork-Civil Construction)

91

5262

66

3884

51

1715

77

44

10

Painter & Decorator

*6

7776

5391

3270

5133

2665

4637

1834

90

69

11

Painter (Texture Spray)

0

389

0

286

0

252

NA

88

12

Plumber

3195

3846

6044

3727

5208

2936

2026

79

39

13

General Welder

2533

1257

13856

1139

11994

955

5961

84

50

14

Concretor

1491

2159

6181

2039

4632

1848

4587

91

99

15

Leveller

1768

6033

1695

5827

1477

5496

1178

94

80

16

Metal Worker

3643

776

1923

755

1662

680

1107

90

67

17

Bar Bender & Fixer

3583

5493

1281

5021

921

4612

593

92

64

18

Bamboo Scaffolder

1177

652

1025

613

852

573

654

93

77

19

Marble Worker

*7

2784

381

70

371

39

320

22

86

56

20

Marble Worker (Dry Fixing)

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

21

Marble Worker (Wet Fixing)

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

22

Marble Worker (Polishing)

95

7

72

3

51

2

71

67

23

Drainlayer

662

151

92

132

77

110

57

83

74

24

Ground Investigation Operator

264

128

39

115

30

100

20

87

67

25

Metal Scaffolder

436

1702

4381

1612

2944

1476

1093

92

37

26

Asphalter (Road Construction)

124

0

1

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

27

Waterproofing Worker  (Burn-type Felt)

784

0

1

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

28

Piling Operator  (Percussive Pile)

*8

681

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

29

Piling Operator  (Bored Pile)

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

30

Plant and Equipment Operator  (Percussive Pile)

*9

170

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

31

Plant and Equipment Operator (Bored  Pile)

0

18

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

32

Marine Construction Plant Operator (Derrick)

*10

54

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

33

Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-grab Bucket)

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

34

Marine Construction Plant Operator (Book-hook)

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

35

Construction Plant Mechanic

228

1278

265

1259

208

1114

121

88

58

36

Window Frame Installer

1304

85

1230

79

1020

73

868

92

85

37

Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunneling ) - Tunnel Boring Machine

*11

145

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

38

Plant and Equipment Operator(Tunneling ) - Jumbo Drilling

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

39

Plant and Equipment Operator  (Tunneling) - Segment Erection

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

40

Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector

1487

521

1913

492

1163

483

1137

98

98

41

Structural Steel Erector

273

49

52

47

37

36

31

77

84

42

Mason

126

0

22

0

14

0

11

NA

79

43

Curtain Wall Installer

1190

8

14

10

7

8

6

80

86

44

Floor Layer (PVC Flooring)

*12

727

0

6

0

4

0

1

NA

25

45

Floor Layer (Timber Flooring)

0

18

0

14

0

3

NA

21

46

Glazier

860

0

48

0

34

0

34

NA

100

47

Hand-dug Caisson Worker

- -

0

0

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

48

False Ceiling Installer

- -

0

2

0

0

0

0

NA

NA

Total

52795

51053

56769

48555

45517

43069

27285

89

60

 

 *1

The number employed at date of VTC survey is obtained from the 2013 Manpower Survey of Building and Civil Engineering Industry by VTC.           

 *2

The figure does not include the candidates who fail the Trade Tests but whose skill levels have reached the Intermediate Trade Test standards.           

 *3

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Tiler & Tiler (Tile ) & Tiler (Mosaic ) in the industry. 

 *4

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Plasterer & Plasterer (Floor) in the industry. 

 *5

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Carpenter (Formwork-Building Construction) and Carpenter (Formwork-Civil Construction) in the industry.  

 *6

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Painter & Decorator, Painter (Texture-Spray) in the industry. 

*7

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Marble Worker, Marble Worker (Dry Fixing), Marble Worker (Wet Fixing) & Marble Worker (Polishing) in the industry.           

*8

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Piling Operator (Percussive Pile) & Piling Operator (Bored Pile).           

*9

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Plant and Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) & Plant and Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) in the industry.           

*10

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Marine Construction Plant Operator (Derrick), Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-grab Bucket) & Marine Construction Plant Operator (Book-hook) in the industry.           

*11

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine, Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling & Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - in the industry.           

*12

According to the survey, the total number employed at date of VTC survey includes the trades of Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) & Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) in the industry.