This program consists of a 1-hour written exam and 2 hours for the performance (hands-on) exam.
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 test methods and practices.
The one-hour written examination is "closed book" and consists of 40 multiple-choice questions. There are 10 questions on each of the ASTM Standards. The performance examination is also "closed book" and requires actual demonstration of the required ASTM Standards. The examinee is judged on his/her ability to correctly perform or describe all of the required procedures for each standard. The session includes the Strength testing technician study book. There WILL NOT be a review session included in this session.
Please review the following guidelines for the day of the exam:
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Individuals with disabilities requiring special accommodations must contact the ACI Certification Department for further information on how to proceed. All requested 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 he contact the ACI Certification Department regarding ADA issues, call 248-848-3790. This must be done prior to attending any certification program offered by our Chapter