TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

Fee Structure

WACEL Member Firm Rates

Review Class for Soils I, Concrete I, and Plan Reading (cost of written exam for Soils I and Concrete I are included in cost) $260 per attendee
Written Examination  

Soils I, Concrete I, Reinforced Concrete, Masonry, Foundation Technician, Fireproofing, Fire Stopping, Structural Concrete Inspector, Structural Steel Inspector, Soil Lab Technician, Concrete/Masonry Strength Testing Technician, Aggregate Laboratory Technician

$110 per examination

Practical Examinations
Concrete Technician Level I $110 per examination
Soils Level I, Concrete/Masonry Strength Testing Technician, Aggregate Laboratory Testing Technician, Soils Laboratory Testing Technician $60 per examination*

*The cost applies to proficiency exams that are given in-house that are overseen by the firm’s PE of record. The price increases to $110 per exam if administered by WACEL.

Testing at member’s facility (five tests minimum) $250 per visit plus exam costs and travel expenses

 

Nonmember Firm Rates

Nonmembers must prepay for all exams. Applications will not be honored unless accompanied by payment.  WACEL accepts checks or money orders for payment.  WACEL does NOT accept credit cards.

Review Class for Soils I, Concrete I, and Plan Reading (cost of written exam for Soils I and Concrete I are included in cost) $565 per attendee
Written Examination  
Soils I, Concrete I, Reinforced Concrete, Masonry, Foundation Technician, Fireproofing, Fire Stopping, Structural Concrete Inspector, Structural Steel Inspector, Soil Lab Technician, Concrete/Masonry Strength Testing Technician, Aggregate Laboratory Technician $365 per examination
Practical Examinations  
Concrete Technician Level I $365 per examination
Soils Level I, Concrete/Masonry Strength Testing Technician, Aggregate Laboratory Testing Technician, Soils Laboratory Testing Technician $60 per examination*

 

Government or Nonprofit Organization Representatives Rates

Review Class for Soils I, Concrete I, and Plan Reading (cost of written exam for Soils I and Concrete I are included in cost) $270 per attendee
Written Examination  
Soils I, Concrete I, Reinforced Concrete, Masonry, Foundation Technician, Fireproofing, Fire Stopping, Structural Concrete Inspector, Structural Steel Inspector, Soil Lab Technician, Concrete/Masonry Strength Testing Technician, Aggregate Laboratory Technician $120 per examination
Practical Examinations
Concrete Technician Level I $120 per examination
Soils Level I, Concrete/Masonry Strength Testing Technician, Aggregate Laboratory Testing Technician, Soils Laboratory Testing Technician $60 per examination*

 

Cancellation/No-Show Charge

Cancellations of training courses or concrete practical exams must be received by email (chris@wacel.org) by noon on the business day prior to the class or exam.  Technicians who apply to the training courses or concrete practical exam but fail to attend are billed a no-show charge. Member technicians are charged a no-show charge if they fail to attend a scheduled practical examination. Nonmember technicians will forfeit their testing fee if they fail to show for the practical exam.

Rates are effective July 1, 2017.