This certification is for personnel who want to be certified as having the ability to perform, record, and report the results of basic field and laboratory procedures for aggregates and soils.
|T2/ASTM D75||Sampling Aggregates|
|T248/ASTM C702||Reducing Samples of Aggregate to Testing Size|
|T87/ASTM D421*||Dry Preparation of Disturbed Soil and Soil Aggregate Samples for Test|
|T89/ASTM D4318||Determining the Liquid Limits of Soils|
|T90/ASTM D4318||Determining the Plastic Limit and Plasticity Index of Soils|
|T88/ASTM C422||Particle Size Analysis of Soils|
|T265/ASTM D2216||Laboratory Determination of Moisture Content of Soils|
|T180/ASTM D1557||Moisture-Density Relations of Soils Using a 4.54 – kg (10lb) Rammer and a 457- mm (18 in) Drop|
|T99/D698||Moisture-Density Relations of Soils Using a 2.5 – kg (5.5 lb) Rammer and a 305 – mm (12 in) Drop|
Please carefully read your certification session registration options.
Certification Registration Fee Member $585 Non Member $660
For those individuals certifying for the first time or those recertifying who desire training. Fee includes ACI study guide, four classroom/laboratory training sessions, classroom review session, written and performance exams.
Recertification Registration Fee Member $485 Non Member $560
For those individuals who have previously been certified. Fee includes ACI study guide, classroom review session, written and performance exams. You will have to provide your ACI certification number in order to obtain this rate.
Written Only Exam or Performance Only Exam Member $145 Non Member $215
For those individuals who failed their written or performance exam on their first testing attempt. Fee includes classroom review session and written or performance exam. (no study guide)
Sample Schedule for Testing
|Tuesday||5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.||Classroom/Laboratory Training|
|Wednesday||5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.||Classroom/Laboratory Training|
|Thursday||5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.||Classroom/Laboratory Training|
|Friday||5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.||Classroom Review Session|
|Saturday||7:00 a.m. – Noon||Written & Performance Exams|
Please check the Certification Schedule for exact dates and times.
Frequently Asked Questions
2. What forms of payment do you accept?
You can pay your registration fees with a check, money order, Visa, MasterCard, or American Express. If you do not want to fax your credit card number, please call Dawn Miller at the Chapter office 702-656-8827 and she will assist you.
4. Where do the testing sessions take place?
The testing session takes place at a local testing laboratory in Las Vegas. The specific location for your testing session will be included in the confirmation letter you receive once you have registered. We will also enclose a map to the facility.
5. What is your certification session cancellation policy?
You can cancel your registration for the certification session up to 72 hours (3 business days) prior to your first scheduled night of attendance and receive a refund less a $100 cancellation fee. If you cancel less than 72 hours prior to your first scheduled night of attendance or do not show up for your scheduled testing, you will forfeit your entire registration fee.
7. What if I am traveling from out of state and can’t make all the scheduled sessions?
If you are traveling from out of state and have concerns about attending the sessions, please call Dawn Miller at the Las Vegas Chapter ACI office, 702-656-8827, and she will discuss options with you.
8. What if I have other questions?
Please contact Dawn Miller at the Las Vegas Chapter - ACI Chapter office, 702-656-8827, or
email her at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will assist you.