Construction Trade Exam Research Area

New Mexico
(GS-13) Framing

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Regulation and Licensing Department
Construction Industries Division (CID) ™

2550 Cerrillos Road - 3rd Floor
Santa Fe, NM  87505
Phone:  (505) 476-4700
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PSI Exams of New Mexico ™
2820 Broadbent Parkway, Suites E & F
Albuquerque, NM  87107
Phone:  (877) 663-9267
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Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
Questions
Estimating and Plan Reading 9
Layout 7
Walls 14
Floors and Stairs 13
Roofs 12
OSHA Safety 5

Total number of test questions: 60
Time allowed (minutes): 180
In addition to the trade-specific examination(s) you may be required to pass the Business and Law Exam offered by PSI or take an "approved" Business and Law Course.

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. New Mexico Commercial Building Code (NMAC 14.7.2), NMCPR Web Page Link
2. New Mexico Residential Building Code (NMAC 14.7.3), NMCPR Web Page Link
3. International Building Code, 2015, ICC Buy at Amazon
4. International Residential Code, 2015, ICC Buy at Amazon
5. Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016 (Student Edition), John Feirer, and Mark Feirer. Buy at Amazon
6. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO- OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from Publisher

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Nov-2018