October 2, 2018 Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician - Level II Certification - Session C MWD La Verne

    October 02, 2018
    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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    Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
    700 Moreno Avenue
    La Verne, CA 91750
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    The Southern California Chapter of ACI would like to announce the availability for the 2018 Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician - Level II Certification Examinations.  This certification is designed for personnel meeting to following requirements:

    1.    At least one year of approved work experience or a combination of work experience and education, and

    2.    Current ACI Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician - Level I Certification

    To become a Certified Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician - Level II the candidate must receive a passing grade on the ACI written examination, and successful completion of the ACI performance examination of the following ACI and ASTM Standards:

    ACI 214*                       Evaluation of Strength Test Results of Concrete

    ACI 211.1*                    Selecting Proportions for Concrete

    ASTM C192                  Making and Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Laboratory

    [This Standard also requires the knowledge and ability to perform ASTM C 143 (Slump), C 173 and C 231 (Air Content), C 138 (Unit Weight), and C 1064 (Temperature).]

    ASTM C470*                 Molds for Forming Concrete Test Cylinders Vertically

    ASTM C496*                 Splitting Tensile Strength of Cylindrical Concrete Specimens

    ASTM C42*                   Obtaining and Testing Drilled Cores and Sawed Beams

    ASTM C457                  Length Change of Hardened Hydraulic-Cement Mortar and Concrete

    *Denotes Written Exam ONLY – No performance exam on this standard

    Schedule of the PROGRAM Procedure meeting is:

    Session 18a - April 3, 2018               5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Session 18b - July 10, 2018               5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Session 18c - October 2, 2018           5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

     

    Location of the PROGRAM Procedure meeting will be at:

    Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

    700 Moreno Avenue

    La Verne, CA 91750

     

    Registration – NOT Current ACI SoCal member

    $550.00

    Registration – Current ACI SoCal member

    $500.00

    Re-examination Fee (written examination only)

    $300.00

    Re-examination Fee (performance exam only)

    $350.00

    Rescheduling fee

    $  75.00

     

    Please note this is not a training class and there is no examination at the Program Procedure meeting. Attendance to the Program Procedure meeting is MANDATORY, as study material will be handed out at this meeting.  Please sign up for ONE Program Procedure meeting (April, July or October).  The performance examinations will be held at a lab of ACI’s choice and a schedule of all examinations (written and performance) will be determined during the Program Procedure meeting.  Application and fees must be received at least 14 days prior to the Program Procedure meeting and pre-registration is mandatory.  Please mail your application and check, as noted in the application.

     

    **** AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT ****

     

    In regards to requests for accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act, it is not the Sponsoring Group’s responsibility to judge whether or not the individual could do the job if certification is granted. The Sponsoring Group’s only concern is whether or not the individual’s request for accommodation can be provided for and is reasonable. Under the act, the individual making the request must provide written documentation from a doctor or other healthcare provider. The individual must also provide a reasonable amount of lead time to fulfill the special request. We recommend that you include your ADA policy on your web site and/or certification registration forms. The following is provided as an example: 

    “If you have a disability that may impact your participation in this activity, please check here and append a statement regarding your disability-related needs. Someone will contact you prior to the program to discuss accommodations. We cannot assure the availability of appropriate accommodations without prior written notification of need.”

    Upon receipt of a request for ADA accommodation please contact John Nehasil at john.nehasil@concrete.org for further instruction. Be sure to copy aciscc@cox.net on your request! 

    Please note:

    Applicant is responsible for knowing his/her class dates, times and location.  Applications will not be processed until check for registration is received.  This class requires the physical ability to lift the required weights up to 60 pounds.  Personal Protection equipment is the applicant's responsibility

    Contact Heather Caya at aciscc@cox.net if you need to reschedule or cancel. The fee will be $75 for either.

    Tickets

    $550.00 Registration – NOT Current ACI SoCal member

    $500.00 Registration – Current ACI SoCal member

    $300.00 Re-examination Fee (written examination only)

    $300.00 Re-examination Fee (written examination only)

    $350.00 Re-examination Fee (performance exam only)

    $350.00 Re-examination Fee (performance exam only)

    $500.00 Guest of Member registration