Construction Trade Exam Research Area

New Mexico
(GS-16) Masonry

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2550 Cerrillos Road - 3rd Floor
Santa Fe, NM  87505
Phone:  (505) 476-4700
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Albuquerque, NM  87107
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Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
Estimating and Plan Reading 4
Unit Masonry 19
Mortar and Grout 16
Accessories 7
Stone 2
Tools 4
Restoration and Cleaning 4
Safety 4

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. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO- OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from Publisher
6. Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone, 8th Edition, 2015, Clois E. Kicklighter. Buy at Amazon
7. ACI 530-11 or ACI 530-13: Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures, 2011 or 2013, ACI Buy at Amazon
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