Concrete Strength Testing Technician Retest Session

November 16, 2019
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Western Technologies
3737 East Broadway Road
Phoenix, AZ

CONCRETE STRENGTH TESTING TECHNICIAN - WRITTEN AND  PERFORMANCE RETEST SESSION

This is A Re-test session for those who have already taken the Strength Session and have been notified that they did not pass the written or performance exams, or both.  The exams do not include the review or book.  For those, you need to register for the complete exam session.

A Concrete Strength Testing Technician is an individual who has demonstrated the knowledge and ability to properly perform, record, and report the results of four basic laboratory procedures related to the determination of concrete compressive and flexural strength.

Scope and Knowledge:
The program requires a working knowledge of the following ASTM practices and test methods:

  • C617/C617M—Capping Cylindrical Concrete Specimens
  • C1231/C1231M—Unbonded Caps for Concrete Cylinders
  • C39/C39M—Compressive Strength of Cylindrical Concrete Specimens
  • C78/C78M—Flexural Strength of Concrete
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Job-task analysis (JTA) for ACI Certification of Concrete Strength Testing Technician

Certification Requirements:

ACI will grant certification only to those applicants who meet both of the following requirements:

  1. A passing grade on the ACI written examination, and
  2. Successful completion of the ACI performance examination.

The one-hour written examination is closed-book and consists of approximately 40 multiple-choice questions. There are at least eight questions on each of the practices and test methods. To pass the written examination, both of the following conditions must be met:

  1. At least 60% correct for each of the required practices and test methods, and
  2. A minimum score of 70% overall.

The performance examination is also closed-book and requires actual demonstration of the required practices and test methods. The examinee is judged on his/her ability to correctly perform all of the required steps for each procedure. Recertification is necessary every five years and requires successful completion of both the written and performance examinations.

    

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

ACI Certification programs are ADA compliant.

Individuals with disabilities requiring special accommodations must contact the ACI Certification Department for further information on how to proceed. All requests for special accommodations under ADA are handled on a case-by-case basis and must be made allowing enough time for evaluation and appropriate action by ACI.  To contact the ACI Certification Department regarding ADA issues, call 248-848-3790.  This must be done prior to attending any certificaction program.

Tickets

$175.00 Written Retest Only

$175.00 Written Retest Only

$175.00 Performance Retest Only

$175.00 Performance Retest Only