2019 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: WOODPLC West Building, 8519 Jefferson NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113

Download 2019 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 8 & 9, 2019
  • May 17 & 18, 2019
  • August 9 & 10, 2019
  • September 13 & 14, 2019

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 15 & 16, 2019

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 12 & 13, 2019
  • September 6 & 7, 2019

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 8 & 9, 2019

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 15 & 16, 2019
  • October 18 & 19, 2019

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 18 & 19, 2019

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

  • October 30 & 31, November 1, 2019

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