(GS-30) Plastering, Stucco & Lathing
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Regulation and Licensing Department
Construction Industries Division (CID)
2550 Cerrillos Road - 3rd Floor
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: (505) 476-4500
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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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Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (minutes):
In addition to the trade-specific examination, you must pass the New Mexico Business & Law Exam offered by PSI or take an "approved" course at PSI's Electronic Services Portal.
Books Allowed in the Exam
New Mexico Commercial Building Code (NMAC 14.7.2), NMRLD
New Mexico Residential Building Code (NMAC 14.7.3), NMRLD
International Building Code, 2015, ICC
International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings, 2015, ICC
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI, 2013
ASTM C1063-03 - Standard Specificaions for Installation of Lathing and Furring to Receive Interior and Exterior Portland Cement-Based Plaster, 2003, ASTM
ASTM C1328-05 - Standard Specification for Plastic (Stucco) Cement, 2005, ASTM
ASTM C754-04 - Standard Specification for Installation of Steel Framing Members to Receive Screw-Attached Gypsum Panel Products , 2004, ASTM
ASTM C841-03 - Standard Specification for Installation of Interior Lathing and Furring, 2003, ASTM
ASTM C842-05 - Standard Specification for Application of Interior Gypsum Plaster, 2005, ASTM
ASTM C926-06 - Standard Specifiction for Application of Portland Cement Based Plaster, 2006, ASTM
ASTM C1397-05 - Standard Practice for Application of Class PB Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems, 2005, ASTM
ASTM C1481-06 - Standard Guide for Use of Joint Sealants with Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS), 2006, ASTM
ASTM C1535-05 - Standard Practice for Application of Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems Class PI, 2005, ASTM
Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th Edition, 2014, USG
Portland Cement Plaster/Stucco Manual, 2003, Portland Cement Association
Available Study Materials
PSI OSHA Selections
Sample questions are based on the PSI publication titled “29 CFR PART 1926 Selections, as of June 2013” (highlighted in green above).
This file contains approx. 800 sample questions.
REMINDER: PSI uses this book for many exams they offer. Not all sections of this code will apply to your exam.
We also include a table showing the relationship between our questions and OSHA code sections. Corrections to the original PSI publication are noted.