2017 Schedule for Technician Certification Programs

Concrete Transportation Inspector and Construction Special Inspector Exams are offered at any Field Tech session. This does not include the review session.

  • Registration Deadline is TWO WEEKS prior to Exam Date to allow for the study guide delivery and obtaining test materials from ACI International.
  • Registrations after the deadline will be charged $50 extra for increased shipping charges.
  • Payment must accompany registration form to guarantee a position. An application form is required for each participant.
  • Organizations are required to provide one proctor and one full set of testing equipment for every three technicians attending Field Certification program.
  • Organizations are required to provide one proctor for every two technicians attending laboratory certification programs.
  • Organizations not providing proctors will be invoiced $100 for each proctor not provided.

All classes except for the Farmington, NM Concrete Field Testing Technician - Grade I:

  • Time: 8:00 am
  • Place: AMEC, 8519 Jefferson NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113

Download 2017 Schedule for Technician Certification Programs and application form

For online registration, please click one of the classes below.

Albuquerque, NM - Concrete Field Testing Technician - Grade I

A Concrete Field Testing Technician — Grade I is an individual who has demonstrated the knowledge and ability to properly perform and record the results of seven basic field tests on freshly mixed concrete.

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Class size limited to 25 participants. 40 hour OJT Letter required for program admittance.

Test Dates

  • March 10 & 11, 2017
  • May 12 & 13, 2017
  • August 4 & 5, 2017
  • September 15 & 16, 2017

Fees

  • $450 Written Test Fee
  • $150 Written Re-test Fee
  • $250 Written and Practical Re-test Fee

Farmington, NM - Concrete Field Testing Technician - Grade I

A Concrete Field Testing Technician — Grade I is an individual who has demonstrated the knowledge and ability to properly perform and record the results of seven basic field tests on freshly mixed concrete.

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Contact George Madrid, P.E. for details: 505-327-7928

Test Dates

  • Feb 17 & 18, 2017

Fees

  • $450 Written Test Fee
  • $150 Written Re-test Fee

Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician - Level I

A Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician—Level 1 is an individual who has obtained concurrent certifications as both ACI Concrete Strength Testing Technician AND ACI Aggregate Testing Technician — Level 1. Having obtained these certifications, this individual has demonstrated the knowledge and ability to properly perform, record, and report the results of a variety of laboratory procedures for concrete and aggregates.

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Includes ACI Strength Testing Technician and Aggregate Testing Technician Level I Certification. Either one or both exams may be taken at this time. Both are required to be certified as Lab Tech Level 1.

Test Dates

  • April 7 & 8, 2017
  • September 29 & 30, 2017

Fees

  • $450 for either Strength Testing or Aggregate Level One Certification
  • $550 for both Strength Testing and Aggregate Testing Certifications (Lab I)
  • $150 Strength Testing Written Re-test Fee
  • $250 Written & Practical Re-test
  • $150 Aggregate Testing Written Re-test Fee
  • $250 Written and Practical Re-test Fee

Class size limited to 15 participants. 80 hour OJT letter required for admittance to program.

Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician - Level II

A Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician — Level 2 is an individual who has demonstrated the knowledge and ability to properly perform, record, and report the results of advanced laboratory procedures for aggregates and concrete.

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Test Dates

  • February 17 & 18, 2017

Fees

  • $500 Written Test Fee
  • $150 Written Re-test Fee
  • $250 Written & Practical Re-test Fee

Class size limited to 10 participants. Requires ACI Laboratory Testing Technician Level I Certification.

Concrete Flatwork Finisher/Technician

A Concrete Flatwork Technician is a person who is knowledgeable about proper procedures to place, consolidate, finish, edge, joint, cure and protect concrete flatwork, but who lacks sufficient work experience to qualify as a Concrete Flatwork Finisher.

Test available in English and Spanish.

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Test Dates

  • March 24 & 25, 2017
  • October 13 & 14, 2017

Fees

  • $450 Written Test Fee
  • $200 Re-test Fee

Class size limited to 20 participants

Specialty Commercial/Industrial Concrete Flatwork Finisher*

A Specialty Commercial/Industrial Concrete Flatwork Technician is a person who has demonstrated a basic knowledge of finishing procedures for Specialty Commercial/Industrial Concrete Flatwork Finishing, including high tolerance floor construction, application of surface treatments, and silica fume concrete, but who lacks sufficient work experience and verified skills needed to qualify as a Specialty Commercial/Industrial Concrete Flatwork Finisher.

*Specialty Commercial is exam only for the Technician level and requires Concrete Flatwork Finisher/Technician Certification. Examinees seeking Finisher level will need to take the hands-on performance examination at World of Concrete, Las Vegas, NV, February 1 – 5, 2017.

Test available in English and Spanish.

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Test Dates

  • March 25 & 26, 2017
  • October 14 & 15, 2017

Fees

  • $450 Written Test Fee
  • $200 Re-test Fee

Class size limited to 20 participants

Aggregate Testing Technician Level II

An Aggregate Testing Technician—Level 2 is an individual who has demonstrated the knowledge and ability to properly perform, record, and report the results of advanced laboratory procedures for aggregates.

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Test Dates

  • January 27 & 28, 2017

Fees

  • $450 Test Fee
  • $200 Re-test Fee

Class size limited to 20 participants. Requires ACI Aggregate Testing Technician, Level I Certification.

Concrete Construction Special Inspector

A Concrete Construction Special Inspector is a person qualified to inspect and record the results of concrete construction inspection based on codes and job specifications. The program covers inspection during preplacement, placement, and post-placement operations.

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Test Dates

  • November 1, 2 & 3, 2017

Fees

  • $1,000 Study Session & Written Test
  • $200 Retest Plans Only
  • $200 Retest Written Exam
  • $650 Exam & Study Materials

Class size limited to 15 Participants

Concrete Transportation Construction Inspector

A Concrete Transportation Construction Inspector is a person who has demonstrated proficiency in concrete inspection methods for transportation projects, including preplacement, placement, and post-placement operations.

Associate Concrete Transportation Construction Inspector no longer available.

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Test Dates

  • November 1, 2 & 3, 2017

Fees

  • $1,000 Study Session & Written Test
  • $200 Retest Plans Only
  • $200 Retest Written Exam
  • $650 Exam & Study Materials

Class size limited to 15 Participants