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

    May 01, 2019
    5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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    National Ready Mix
    1851 Huntington Drive
    Duarte, CA


    American Concrete Institute, Southern California Chapter, announces its schedule for certification of concrete Field Testing Technician Grade 1. This program has been developed for certifying individuals who will then be competent to conduct field tests on fresh concrete. The program covers details of ASTM procedures and consists of a written and performance examination. The performance examination requires the candidate to demonstrate his/her ability to correctly perform and record the results of field tests on fresh concrete.

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    Program Details

    Each training examination course consists of 4 (four) sessions:

    1 Weekday
    5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
    Classroom Lecture

    2 Saturday
    7 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    Performance Training

    3 Weekday
    5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
    Classroom Lecture

    4 Saturday
    7 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    Final Examinations

    Registration & Renewals

    To maintain certified status with ACI, you must renew every 5 (five) years. Because class size is limited, all classes are filled on a “first response” basis. To reserve a space, payment must accompany your completed application. A confirmation will be found at upon complete receipt of payment. You will be provided all materials including the workbook at the first class. Applicant is responsible for knowing his/her class dates, times and location. This test requires the physical ability to lift the required weights.


    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 for further instruction. Be sure to copy on your request!

    Individuals certified through this program are typically expected to be capable of reading, comprehending, and executing procedures requiring strenuous physical activity, and possess a level of fitness required to safely execute the procedures. Be sure to answer the questions in regards to ADA and by answering yes you are asserting that you are aware of the physical abilities and fitness level appropriate to participate in the program without accommodation for either permanent or temporary disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), or have contacted ACI and are in the process of applying for accommodation in accordance with ADA. You must answer those questions yes or no.     

    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 applicant’s responsibility. 

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


    $225.00 Re-examination Fee (written examination only)

    $225.00 Re-examination Fee (written examination only)

    $300.00 Re-examination Fee (written with book)

    $300.00 Re-examination Fee (written with book)