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ACI Self-Consolidating Concrete Testing Technician Certification | Spokane Area | March 5, 2024
Tuesday, March 05, 2024, 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
Category: ACI Certification Exams

Please email Mary Bauer at [email protected] with questions.  

ACI Self-Consolidating Concrete Testing Technician - Spokane Area

Exam Information 

Written Exam

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 | Testing time: 8:15 AM
Location: AGC Inland Empire Offices | 4935 E. Trent Ave | Spokane, WA  99212

Performance Exam  

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 | Testing times are selected during registration.
Location: Inland Northwest Precast | 5204 N. Starr Rd. | Newman Lake, WA 99025

Learn more about this certification program: 

Self-Consolidating Concrete Testing Technician is an individual who has demonstrated the knowledge of and ability to properly perform five standard test methods and practices on self-consolidating concrete. 

Scope and Knowledge: This program requires a demonstration of the knowledge and hands-on skills covered in the Job Task Analysis (JTA):

JTA for ACI Certification Self-Consolidating Concrete Testing Technician The JTA is a detailed list of specific points of knowledge and skills that may be included in the examinations for this ACI Certification program. ACI urges candidates to use the JTA to prepare for the certification exams.

This program assesses proficiency in the following ASTM test methods and practices:

  • C1610/C1610M – 14—Static Segregation of Self-Consolidating Concrete Using Column Technique
  • C1611/C1611M – 14—Slump Flow of Self-Consolidating Concrete
  • C1621/C1621M – 14—Passing Ability of Self-Consolidating Concrete by J-Ring
  • C1712 – 14—Rapid Assessment of Static Segregation Resistance of Self-Consolidating Concrete Using Penetration Test
  • C1758/C1758M – 15—Fabricating Test Specimens with Self-Consolidating Concrete 

Certification Requirements:
ACI will grant certification to candidates who meet both of the following requirements:

  1. Passing score on the written examination, AND
  2. Successful completion of the performance examination.

The one-hour written examination is closed-book and consists of approximately 50 multiple-choice questions. There are between 6-10 questions on each of the ASTM test methods and practices. To pass the written examination, BOTH of the following conditions must be met:

  1. Minimum score of 60% correct for each of the required test methods and practices, AND
  2. Minimum score of 70% overall.

The performance examination is also closed-book and requires actual demonstration of the required test methods and practices. The examinee is assessed on his/her ability to correctly perform (or describe items verbally, where allowed) all of the required steps for each procedure.

Certification is valid for a period of five years from the date of successfully completing all requirements.

Recertification requires the successful completion of both the written and performance examinations.

 Examinees are required to wear PPE when taking the performance exam.

Includes the following:

  • Gloves, eye protection, appropriate work shoes, or other PPE as your employee may require you to use when on the job.
  • Please bring your PPE 
  • Stay home if you are sick or experiencing fever, cough, shortness of breath, body aches, sore throat, headache, chest pain, or loss of taste or smell. 

Please come prepared to pass and to participate safely in a group setting.

Study Materials - WACA will mail ACI study guides after payment is received to the address listed on the registration form.

Examinees may use a standard calculator; cell phone calculators are NOT allowed.

Identification - Please bring a proper photo ID to the exam. Examinees must know the last four digits of their social security number for the demographic sheet. 

Changes to the Registration Policy

Once a registration is received, Options:

1. Find a substitute to fill your spot(s).

2. There is a 48-hour cancellation window after registration. A full refund, less a $35 CC processing fee, will be applied.  

3. After 48 hours, you can select a credit extended to the next scheduled same or different session. If necessary, minus the cost of the study guide from $95 - $150 plus shipping chargesBalances may apply.

4. After WACA has mailed study guides, a credit only will be extended to the next scheduled class. 

* No-shows will not be refunded or carried over to the next exam date.

We understand things change BUT, make sure registrations are accurate before you make them and avoid additional charges.

Contact: Mary Bauer | [email protected] | 206.878.1622