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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 Reading9
Layout7
Walls14
Floors and Stairs13
Roofs12
OSHA Safety5
Total number of test questions:
60
Time allowed (minutes):
180

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

Books Allowed in the Exam

1.
New Mexico Commercial Building Code (NMAC 14.7.2), NMCPR
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2.
New Mexico Residential Building Code (NMAC 14.7.3), NMCPR
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3.
International Building Code, 2015, ICC
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4.
International Residential Code, 2015, ICC
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5.
Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016 (Student Edition), John Feirer, and Mark Feirer
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6.
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI
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The price is dependent on how many sets of questions you order and their content.

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A 15% discount applies when ordering TWO (2) OR MORE BOOK TITLES.

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