The Review for the Aggregates class will be held at the Argos Plant listed here, but the testing will be administered at the Terracon Consultants, Inc. laboratory located at 11555 Clay Road, Houston, Texas.
An Aggregate Testing Technician—Level 1 is an individual who has demonstrated the knowledge and ability to properly perform, record, and report the results of basic field and laboratory procedures for aggregates.
Scope and Knowledge:
The program requires a working knowledge of the following AASHTO/ASTM standards:
Job-task analysis (JTA) for ACI Aggregate Testing Technician—Level 1
ACI will grant certification only to those applicants who meet both of the following requirements:
The two-hour written examination is open-book and consists of approximately 100 multiple-choice questions. There are eight to 12 questions on each of the standards.
To pass the written examination, both of the following conditions must be met:
The performance examination is closed-book and requires actual demonstration of the required standards. The examinee is judged on his/her ability to correctly perform or describe all of the required procedures for each standard.
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 April 01, 2017 beginning at 0645 at the ACI Office on Claymore Road.