Public Announcements



Your professional success is CSI’s top priority! Demonstrate your knowledge, skill and industry commitment with a CSI certification.

CSI certifications are offered during spring and fall testing windows each year.

Spring 2019 CDT Exam


Registration, Feb 11 – Apr 10         

$375 member/$625 non-member

Late registration, Apr 11 – Apr 30  

$545 member/$795 non-member

Student registration                         

$165 with valid ID


Exam Window: April 15 – May 24, 2019 (CDT only)

Pass/Fail notification: Late June/early July 2019*

The CDT will be offered at testing sites in the United States and Canada for Spring 2019.

Fall 2019 CDT Exam


Registration, July 8 – Oct 9        

Rates will be posted Feb 2019

Late registration, Oct 10 -31


Exam Window: Oct 14 – Nov 22, 2019

Pass/Fail notification: January 2020*

Based on demand, international sites may be scheduled in Fall 2019. Please to request an international testing site (additional fees will apply).

*= Beginning in Spring 2019, CSI certification exams will undertake a new approach to passing score analysis for the full population of test takers.

This means notifications for pass/fail status will be sent to each candidate about six weeks after the testing window closes.





CSI ABQ - Learning & Libations

    JOIN US! Monday 12th, see you after work, this event is free!  REGISTER HERE


Mock Bid Night Invite




This is our 24th annual  CSI Golf Tournament and our main fundraiser for our chapter. please consider sponsoring a HOLE in ONE or Breakfast Sponsor OR Lunch Sponsor - MAYBE get a team together MAY 4th at Sandia Golf CLUB.


Let this be the year you make a hole in one! 

PLEASE use the link to register and sponsor your group. Registration allows sponsor opportunities as well easy access to CSI with receipts.

or contact  Ted P. Green, RA, RCI, CSI. CDT





CSI Albuquerque 24th Annual Golf Tournament


 Sponsorship Available 

Hole Sponsor $50.00 (All Hole sponsors have a sign at one of the Holes)

4 each Hole in one Sponsor: $400.00

3 each Breakfast Sponsor: $500.00

5 each Lunch Sponsor: $500.00


Contact Ted Green (505) 980-9715 


CSI SW Regional Conference in Las Vegas - Registration



That’s right, the CSI Southwest Region Education Conference will be held in Las Vegas, April 19-21, 2018.  The venue, the South Point Hotel and Casino, is an “off-strip” property offering easy access from the airport and free parking.  This facility caters to everyone, whether you prefer traditional hotel amenities or enjoy the lights and action of a Vegas casino.   This year’s conference promises to be a lot of fun, with maximum education, networking and special activities packed into the 2-1/2 days.   More information in the  brochure.


The full conference begins early afternoon on April 19, 2018 with CSI Leadership training and roundtable discussions the CEO of CSI National, Mark Dorsey.  A late-afternoon facility tour of the Hotel’s Event Arena will lead us into Thursday night’s dinner and social activities.

Friday, April 20, 2018, is focused on education and providing maximum value for everyone’s time.  3 separate education tracks in the morning will target students/emerging professionals, advanced professionals and product representatives.   The afternoon features a mini-trade show and a “Lets Fix Construction” workshop geared towards improving collaboration and communication among all industry members.    Our keynote speakers are from YESCO (the company responsible for the famous “Welcome to Las Vegas Sign” and many more) and will share the history of neon signs in Las Vegas.

The networking and socializing continues Friday evening with Dinner and cocktails.  For those who are night-owls, there is a free late night comedy show at the hotel.

 Saturday morning is our SW Region business meeting and open discussion between chapters to connect with others in our region and exchange ideas.

 Come join for the entire conference or attend Friday’s education day.

CSI Regional Convention Las Vegas



Standard Registration Deadline (2/28) for Spring 2018 Certifications

Early Registration Deadline is January 23

Spring 2018 Certification Exam Cycle


Early registration ends tomorrow, Tuesday, January 23, for the Spring 2018 certification exam cycle. Prices increase starting January 24.   

CSI offers the Construction Documents Technologist (CDT); the Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA); the Certified Construction Specifier (CCS); and the Certified Construction Product Representative (CCPR) exams.

For Spring 2018, exams will be offered March 27 – June 2, 2018. 

  • Early Registration: January 9 to January 23
  • Standard Registration: January 24 to February 28
  • Final Registration: March 1 to March 16


CSI is the construction community's authority on communication and construction documentation. Through CSI's Certification Program, you can develop a conceptual understanding of the entire construction process, and concrete skills in:

  • Construction documentation development and administration
  • Specification writing and enforcement
  • Product research and sourcing
  • Communication with the design and contracting teams



CSI ABQ Jan 8th Luncheon Gallery

Hello CSI wants to share a gallery of our last event in case you missed it. We held our CSI monthly luncheon on Jan 8th with our technical seminar on Digging into the Envelope Design Review. Sara Stewart of Avocet design had a full 90 minutes discussing proper detailing for better communication efforts to the design community and our General Contractors - commissioning line items and checklist. where to get and gather the information required during commissioning efforts.

CSI GallerySara Stewart Speaker on Designing and Building for Envelope Commissioning


December Member Lunch - Dec 11th

December 11 – Monthly lunch meeting

Risk Management and Liability - Educating the Project Team on the Limits of Liability 

Speaker: Bob Dean, RJ Dean and Associates

Embassy Suites
1000 Woodward Pl NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102

 AIA Santa Fe

CANstruction Santa Fe – Benefiting The Food Depot

June 8, 2018.  Visit for more information and to sign up your design team.

Tour Recap

 PNM Reeves Generating Station

We had a great tour of the Reeves Generating Station earlier this month.  Special thanks to Gary Baker for being an excellent tour guide.

 View Gallery

Photo Gallery - PNM Tour