Construction Trade Exam Research Area

New Mexico
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Construction Industries
Regulation and Licensing Department

2550 Cerrillos Road
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 476-4700
NM Regulation and Licensing Department

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2820 Broadbent Parkway
Suite E & F
Albuquerque, NM  87107
Phone: (877) 663-9267
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Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
Stormwater Management 10
OSHA Safety 8
Project Management 6
Surveying / Layout 5
New Mexico One-Call 6
Building Code / Inspections 5

Total number of test questions: 40
Time Allowed (Minutes) 100
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. Storm Water Management for Construction Activities, 1992, Environmental Protection Agency PDF File Link
2. New Mexico Specifications for Highway and Bridge Construction, NMDOT PDF File Link
3. Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 1987, Dave Roberts. Buy at Amazon
4. New Mexico One Call Excavator Handbook, New Mexico One Call PDF File Link
5. International Building Code, 2015, ICC 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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