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:
Job-task analysis (JTA) for ACI Certification of Concrete Strength Testing Technician
ACI will grant certification only to those applicants who meet both of the following requirements:
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:
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.
The workshop for the test will be held on August 05, 2017 beginning at 0645 at the Argos Ready Mix Plant.