Construction Trade Exam Research Area

New Mexico
(GS-8) Earthmoving, Excavation, and Ditching

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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 4
Equipment and Technique 6
Compaction 10
Soil Types 10
Specialty Work (Blasting, Shoring) 6
Safety 4

Total number of test questions: 40
Time allowed (minutes): 125
In addition to the trade-specific examination, 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. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO- OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from Publisher
2. Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 1987, Dave Roberts. Buy at Amazon
3. International Building Code, 2015, ICC Buy at Amazon

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Nov-2018