|ASTM C1064||Temperature of Freshly Mixed Concrete|
|ASTM C72||Sampling of Freshly Mixed Concrete|
|ASTM C143||Slump of Hydraulic Cement Concrete|
|ASTM C138||Unit Weight, Yield and Air Content (Gravimetric) of Concrete|
|ASTM C231||Air Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete by the Pressure Method|
|ASTM C173||Air Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete by the Volumetric Method|
|ASTM C31||Making and Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Field|
This certification is for personnel who test concrete in the field. It is an entry level certification with no prerequisites.
ACI certification is granted to those applicants who achieve a passing grade on the written examination and who successfully pass the performance exam. Certification is valid for five years.
Certification or Recertification Registration Fee Member $375 Non Member $450
For those individuals certifying for the first time or those recertifying. Fee includes ACI study guide, review session, written and performance exams.
Training Registration Fee Member $150 Non Member $225
The training session is highly recommended for those individuals certifying for the first time or those who are recertifying who need a refresher course. The training session includes two nights of classroom instruction and half a day of hands on practice with the testing equipment.
Hands-On Only Training Registration Fee Member $75 Non Member $150
Hands-On Only Training includes a four hour session on a Saturday where you will have the opportunity to practice with the testing equipment and fresh concrete.
Written Only Exam or Performance Only Exam Registration Fee Member $185 Non Member $260
For those individuals who failed their written or performance exam on their first testing attempt. Fee includes review session and written or performance exam. (no study guide)
Please note member rates are for those individuals/companies who are members of the Las Vegas Chapter of ACI. If you are interested in becoming a member, please submit a membership application or contact the Las Vegas Chapter of ACI office at 702-656-8827 with any questions.
Sample Certification Session Schedule
|Wednesday||5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.||Classroom Training|
|Thursday||5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.||Classroom Training|
|Saturday||8:00 a.m. – Noon||Hands-On Training w/Equipment|
|Wednesday||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. All ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician Grade I Certification sessions are held in Las Vegas.
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 sessions are always in Las Vegas. The specific location for your training/testing class will be included in the confirmation letter you receive once you have registered. We will also enclose maps to all the facilities. If multiple locations are used for testing, it is your responsibility to provide transportation.
5. What is your certification testing 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.
8. 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.
9. What do I do if I fail the written or performance exam?
You can register to re-take a written or performance exam at any testing session. When you register just check the “written only” or “performance only” box on the registration form. There are fees for retaking a written or performance exam.
10. 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.