This is an SDRMCA Member Only CERTIFICATION EVENT. There is NO TRAINING CLASS with this event. It is EXAMS ONLY.
IT IS IMPORTANT TO STUDY THE WORKBOOK and PRACTICE THE PROCEDURES PRIOR TO ARRIVAL.
Study workbook, ASTM's and detailed agendas will be mailed prior to the event to the address provided with registrations.
Class policies are posted at www.sdrmca.org/certifications.
Bring: Mask, workbook, pencil/highlighter, non-programmable calculator
8:00 am Check In/Introductions
8:15 am Written Exam
9:15am Performance Exam
(Test times will be provided for performance exams to space out attendees.)
The certification was designed by ACI to promote better understanding of the ASTM procedures related to testing and acceptance of plastic concrete. This understanding will provide more reliable and accurate test results for better measurement of concrete performance.
Certification requires successful completion of both a hands on performance and written exam.CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
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: Upon successful completion of the program, participants will have an International Certification and better understanding of the following ASTM testing procedures:
ASTM C 1064: Temperature of Freshly Mixed Portland Cement Concrete
ASTM C 172: Sampling of Freshly Mixed Concrete
ASTM C 143: Slump of Hydraulic Cement Concrete
ASTM C 138: Unit Weight, Yield & Air Content (Gravametric) of Concrete
ASTM C 231: Air Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete by Pressure Method
ASTM C 173: Air Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete by Volumetric Method
ASTM C 31: Making & Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Field
Certification is valid for 5 years.
**Steel toe boots/shoes, gloves, mask and safety glasses required.
**You must be physically able to perform the tests or request ADA accommodations from ACI's Certifications Department PRIOR to exam day.