Construction Industry Council 建造業議會
Trade Test
Building Construction Trades

Intermediate Trade Tests

Introduction

The aim of the Intermediate Trade Test is to ascertain the skill level of the construction workers so as to facilitate the successful placement of local workers.

Test Format and Test Fee

The mock test paper of each trade below is for reference only, actual test content and dimensions should be based on the test paper to be used on the test day.

  Trade Name Test Format Test Fee (HK$)  
1 Bricklayer 3 hours of Practical Test $150 *
2 Plasterer *
3 Tiler *
4 Carpenter (Formwork -Building Construction)
Mock Test Paper
*
5 Carpenter (Formwork -Civil Engineering)
Mock Test Paper
*
6 Joiner *
7 Plumber
Mock Test Paper
*
8 General Welder
Mock Test Paper
*
9 Leveller
Mock Test Paper
*
10 Metal Worker
Mock Test Paper
*
11 Bar Bender & Fixer
Mock Test Paper
*
12 Marble Worker *
13 Bamboo Scaffolder
Mock Test Paper
*
14 Metal Scaffolder
Mock Test Paper
*
15 Construction Plant Mechanic *
16 Drainlayer
Mock Test Paper
*
17 Painter and Decorator
Mock Test Paper
*
18 Structural Steel Erector *
19 Concretor
Mock Test Paper
*
20 Window Frame Installer
Mock Test Paper
*
21 Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector
Mock Test Paper
*
22 Mason *
23 Glazier
Mock Test Paper
*
24 Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) *
25 Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) *
26 Ground Investigation Operator
Mock Test Paper
*
27 Hand-dug Caisson Worker *
28 Curtain Wall Installer
Mock Test Paper
*
29 Marble Worker (Polishing) *
30 False Ceiling Installer 3 hours of Practical Test $150  *
31 Piling Operator (Percussive Pile ) 20 minutes written test and
40 minutes oral test
$150  *
32 Piling Operator (Bored Pile ) 20 minutes written test and
40 minutes oral test
$150  *
33 Plant and Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile ) 1 hour of Written Test $150  *
34 Plant and Equipment Operator(Bored Pile ) 1 hour of Written Test $150  *
35 Plant and Equipment Operator(Tunneling ) - Jumbo Drilling 1 hour of Practical Test $150  *
36 Plant and Equipment Operator (Tunneling ) -Segment Erection 1 hour of Practical Test $150  *
37 Plant and Equipment Operator(Tunneling ) - Tunnel Boring Machine By exemption $150  * 
38 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Derrick) 3 hours of Practical Test $150  *
39 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-grab Bucket) 3 hours of Practical Test $150 * 
40 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Book-hook) 3 hours of Practical Test $150  *
41 Asphalter (Road Construction ) 3 hours of Practical Test $150  *
42 Plasterer (Floor ) 3 hours of Practical Test $150  *
43 Tiler (Mosaic ) 3 hours of Practical Test $150  *
44 Tiler (Tile ) 3 hours of Practical Test $150  *
45 Marble Worker (Dry Fixing ) 3 hours of Practical Test $150  *
46 Marble Worker (Wet Fixing ) 3 hours of Practical Test $150  *
47 Waterproofing Worker (Burn-type Felt) 2.5 hours of Practical Test $150  *
Anticipated Trade Test Waiting Time
* Waiting time would be around one to two months approximately
# Waiting time would be around three to four months approximately
@ Waiting time would be around five to six months approximately
& Waiting time would be more than six months approximately


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Intermediate Trade Test