Field Grade I Testing Technician

    SOLD OUT MEANS WE ARE FULL TO CAPACITY PLEASE ONLY SELECT DATES FROM 2018 THAT ARE STILL OPEN! WE ARE SOLD OUT ALL OF 2018! 2019 is posted! JAN IRVINE 2019 & February B, March A, March B, April are SOLD OUT! 

    YOU MUST REGISTER ONLINE! IF YOU NEED TO SEND US A CHECK BYPASS PAYMENT AND BE SURE TO SEND US THE CHECK AND THE RECEIPT YOU RECEIVED FROM THE ONLINE PROCESS! DO NOT SEND IT MULTIPLE WAYS!  SHOULD WE PROCESS YOU TWICE YOU WILL HAVE TO PAY A REFUND FEE!!! CHECK THE 2019 SCHEDULE TO SEE IF SESSIONS ARE FULL!

    • Questions and how to retest click here Information (Please read this page if you have questions about retesting, lost cards, results, and any other questions)

    PROCESS:
    1. TO REGISTER: YOU CAN NOW AND MUST REGISTER ONLINE! WE NO LONGER EXCEPT CHECKS FOR AN CERTIFICATIONS! PAYMENTS MUST BE DONE AT THE TIME YOU REGISTER! 

    2. ONCE YOU REGISTER ONLINE: THE SESSION ALLOWS YOU TO PROCEED TO PAYMENT THIS MEANS YOU ARE IN THAT SESSION!  To Confirm your name in a session: please click here 2018-2019 Event List, then click the box of events and find you your session then click VIEW to view the list of attendees.  Once you register your receipt will have the information on the sessions as well and if the system allows you to get to the payment process this means you are in that session!

    3. SOLD OUT SESSIONS: If a session is full will be able to sign up on a wait list.  However, there are no guarantees you will get in a full session on this list! We suggest signing up for an open session and adding to your comments you would like to be notified if someone cancels out of an earlier session.

    4. CANCELATIONS OR RESCHEDULES: No matter is you are canceling or rescheduling it is a charge of $75!

    5. IF YOU NEED TO SEE THE ADDRESS FOR THE SESSION THEY ARE LISTED BELOW!

    6. COST for full Exam is $500.00.

    Definition:
    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.

    Scope and Knowledge:
    The program requires a working knowledge of the following ASTM test methods and practices:

    • C1064/C1064M—Temperature of Freshly Mixed Hydraulic-Cement Concrete
    • C172/C172M—Sampling Freshly Mixed Concrete
    • C143/C143M—Slump of Hydraulic-Cement Concrete
    • C138/C138M—Density (Unit Weight), Yield, and Air Content (Gravimetric) of Concrete
    • C231/C231M—Air Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete by the Pressure Method
    • C173/C173M—Air Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete by the Volumetric Method
    • C31/C31M—Making and Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Field

    Job Task Analysis (JTA) for ACI Certification of Concrete Field Testing Technician—Grade I

    Certification Requirements:
    ACI will grant certification only to those applicants who meet both of the following requirements:

    1. A passing grade on the ACI written examination; AND
    2. Successful completion of the ACI performance examination.

    The one-hour written examination is closed-book and consists of 55 multiple-choice questions. There are between five and ten questions on each of the ASTM test methods and practices. To pass the written examination, BOTH of the following conditions must be met:

    1. At least 60% correct for each of the required test methods and practices; AND
    2. A minimum score of 70% overall.

    The performance examination is also "closed book" and requires actual demonstration of six of the required test methods and practices plus a verbal description of Practice C172/C172M (sampling). The examinee is judged on his/her ability to correctly perform (or describe, where allowed) all of the required steps for each procedure.

    Recertification is necessary every five years and requires successful completion of both the written and performance examinations.

     

    **** 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!

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

    Please register online regardless of how you pay to reserve your spot!
    SESSION SCHEDULE
    First Wednesday Date Review 5:30pm to 9:30pm
    First Saturday Date Review 7am to 1pm
    Second Wednesday Date Review 5:30pm to 9:30pm
    Last Saturday Date TEST 7am to 1pm
    ******Please note these days and times can change so be sure to check the schedule below for more information!

    2018 Schedule and Addresses 


    October SOLD OUT!
    October 17, 20, 24, & 27, 2018
    Southwest Inspection
    441 Commercial Dr. La Habra
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    November A SOLD OUT!
    November 7, 10, 14, & 17, 2018
    National Ready Mix
    1851 Huntington Dr. Duarte
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    November B SOLD OUT!
    November 28, Dec. 1, 5, & 8, 2018
    Cal Portland Materials
    590 Live Oak Ave. Irwindale
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.


    2019 Schedule and Addresses 

    January SOLD OUT!
    January 9, 12, 16 & 19, 2019
    Ninyo & Moore
    475 Goddard #200 Irvine
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat 

    February A SOLD OUT!
    February A 6, 9, 13 &16, 2019
    Hilltop Geotechnical
    786 Gifford Ave.San Bernardino
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    February B SOLD OUT!
    February B 20, 23, 27, & March 2, 2019
    Oldcastle Precast
    10650 Hemlock Ave, Fontana CA 92337
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    March A SOLD OUT!
    March 6, 9, 13 & 16, 2019
    Holliday Rock
    13759 Cenral Ave. Chino
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    March B SOLD OUT!
    March 20, 23, 27 & 30, 2019
    Southwest Inspection
    441 Commercial Dr. La Habra
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    April SOLD OUT!
    April 3, 6, 10 & 13, 2019

    Twining Labs
    3310-A Airport Way Long Beach
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    May
    May 1, 4, 8 & 11, 2019
    National Ready Mix
    1851 Huntington Dr. Duarte
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    June A
    June 5, 8, 12 & 15, 2019
    Cal Portland Materials
    590 Live Oak Ave. Irwindale
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    June B
    June 19, 22, 26 & 29, 2019
    Holliday Rock
    13759 Central Ave. Chino
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    July A
    July 10, 13, 17 & 20, 2019
    Hilltop Geotechnical
    786 Gifford Ave. San Bernardino
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    July B
    July 24, 27, 31 & Aug. 3, 2019
    Ninyo & Moore
    475 Goddard #200
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    September
    September 18, 21, 25 & 28, 2019
    Twining Labs
    3310-A Airport Way Long Beach
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    October
    October 16, 19, 23 & 26, 2019
    Southwest Inspection
    441 Commercial Dr. La Habra
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    November
    November 6, 9, 13 & 16, 2019
    National Ready Mix
    1851 Huntington Dr. Duarte
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

    December
    December 4, 7, 11 & 14, 2019
    Cal Portland Materials
    590 Live Oak Ave. Irwindale
    5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Wed.
    7 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

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    SOLD OUT! November B - 28, Dec. 1, 5 & 8, 2018 Field Grade 1 (Irwindale)

    November B - 28, Dec. 1, 5 & 8, 2018 Field Grade 1 (Irwindale)
    November 28, 2018 | 5:30 PM

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    Sold Out! January 9, 12, 16 & 19, 2019 IRVINE Field Grade I

    January 9, 12, 16 & 19, 2019 IRVINE Field Grade I
    January 09, 2019 | 5:30 PM

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    SOLD OUT! February A 6, 9, 13, & 16, 2019 SAN BERNARDINO Field Grade I

    February A 6, 9, 13, & 16, 2019 SAN BERNARDINO Field Grade I
    February 06, 2019 | 5:30 PM

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    SOLD OUT! February B 20, 23, 27 & March 2, 2019 FONTANA Field Grade l

    February B 20, 23, 27 & March 2, 2019 FONTANA Field Grade l
    February 20, 2019 | 5:30 PM

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    Sold out! March A 6, 9, 13 &16, 2019 CHINO Field Grade l

    Sold out! March A 6, 9, 13 &16, 2019 CHINO Field Grade l
    March 06, 2019 | 5:30 PM

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    SOLD OUT! March B 20, 23, 27 & 30, 2019 LA HABRA Field Grade l

    March B 20, 23, 27 & 30, 2019 LA HABRA Field Grade l
    March 20, 2019 | 5:30 PM

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    Sold out April 3, 6, 10 &13, 2019 LONG BEACH Field Grade l

    Sold out! April 3, 6, 10 &13, 2019 LONG BEACH Field Grade l
    April 03, 2019 | 5:30 PM

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    May 1, 4, 8 & 11, 2019 DUARTE Field Grade l

    May 1, 4, 8 & 11, 2019 DUARTE Field Grade l
    May 01, 2019 | 5:30 PM

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    June A 5, 8, 12 & 15, 2019 IRWINDALE Field Grade 1

    June A 5, 8, 12 & 15, 2019 IRWINDALE Field Grade 1
    June 05, 2019 | 5:30 PM

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    June B 19, 22, 26 & 29, 2019 CHINO Field Grade l

    June B 19, 22, 26 & 29, 2019 CHINO Field Grade l
    June 19, 2019 | 5:30 PM

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    January 9, 12, 16 & 19, 2019 IRVINE Field Grade I

    January 09, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Ninyo & Moore
    475 Goddard #200
    Irvine, CA

    January 9, 12, 16 & 19, 2019 IRVINE Field Grade I

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    February A 6, 9, 13, & 16, 2019 SAN BERNARDINO Field Grade I

    February 06, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Hilltop Geotechnical
    786 Gifford Ave.
    San Bernardino, CA

    February A 6, 9, 13, & 16, 2019 SAN BERNARDINO Field Grade I

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    March A 6, 9, 13 &16, 2019 CHINO Field Grade l

    March 06, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Holliday Rock
    13759 Central Ave.
    Chino, CA

    March A 6, 9, 13 &16, 2019 CHINO Field Grade l

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    March B 20, 23, 27 & 30, 2019 LA HABRA Field Grade l

    March 20, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Southwest Inspection
    441 Commercial Drive
    La Habra, CA

    March B 20, 23, 27 & 30, 2019 LA HABRA Field Grade l

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    April 3, 6, 10 &13, 2019 LONG BEACH Field Grade l

    April 03, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Twining, Inc.
    3310-A Airport Way
    Long Beach, CA 90806

    April 3, 6, 10 &13, 2019 LONG BEACH Field Grade l

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    May 1, 4, 8 & 11, 2019 DUARTE Field Grade l

    May 01, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    National Ready Mix
    1851 Huntington Drive
    Duarte, CA

    May 1, 4, 8 & 11, 2019 DUARTE Field Grade l

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    June A 5, 8, 12 & 15, 2019 IRWINDALE Field Grade 1

    June 05, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Cal Portland Materials
    590 Live Oak Ave.
    Irwindale, CA

    June A 5, 8, 12 & 15, 2019 IRWINDALE Field Grade 1

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    June B 19, 22, 26 & 29, 2019 CHINO Field Grade l

    June 19, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Holliday Rock
    13759 Central Ave.
    Chino, CA

    June B 19, 22, 26 & 29, 2019 CHINO Field Grade l

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    July A 10, 13, 17 & 20, 2019 SAN BERNARDINO Field Grade l

    July 10, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Hilltop Geotechnical
    786 Gifford Ave.
    San Bernardino, CA

    July A 10, 13, 17 & 20, 2019 SAN BERNARDINO Field Grade l

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    July B 24, 27, 31 & August 3, 2019 IRVINE Field Grade 1

    July 24, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Ninyo & Moore
    475 Goddard #200
    Irvine, CA

    July B 24, 27, 31 & August 3, 2019 IRVINE Field Grade 1

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    September 18, 21, 25 & 28, 2019 LONG BEACH Field Grade 1

    September 18, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Twining, Inc.
    3310-A Airport Way
    Long Beach, CA 90806

    September 18, 21, 25 & 28, 2019 LONG BEACH Field Grade 1

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    October 16, 19, 23 & 26, 2019 LA HABRA Field Grade 1

    October 16, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Southwest Inspection
    441 Commercial Drive
    La Habra, CA

    October 16, 19, 23 & 26, 2019 LA HABRA Field Grade 1

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    November 6, 9, 13 & 16, 2019 DUARTE Field Grade 1

    November 06, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    National Ready Mix
    1851 Huntington Drive
    Duarte, CA

    November 6, 9, 13 & 16, 2019 DUARTE Field Grade 1

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    December 4, 7, 11 & 14, 2019 IRWINDALE Field Grade 1

    December 04, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Cal Portland Materials
    590 Live Oak Ave.
    Irwindale, CA

    December 4, 7, 11 & 14, 2019 IRWINDALE Field Grade 1

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