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Are you interested in furthering your professional education and providing better services to your clients?

Then get CDT (Construction Documents Technology) certified in the Fall of 2021 with the support of Maine’s CSI. We offer classes with experienced instructors to help you understand the material needed to pass the exam.

Where:  Via Teams Webinar on Thursday nights, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm

When:  Thursdays – September 9, 16, 23, 30 – October 7, 14, 21, 28 – November 4, 11 (and 18 if needed)

Each class is 2 hours, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm Eastern Time.
Maine CSI CDT Class Only (does not include exam registration fee or class materials)

Members: $150
Non-members: $500
Students (Student ID required): $75

All classes are eligible for AIA LU Credit

CSI professional credentials are evidence of proven knowledge, education, and experience with construction documents and project delivery. Holding a certification demonstrates professional commitment, credibility and reliability to employers, colleagues, and clients.

This ten-class series is useful for anyone in the A/E/C industry who is interested in understanding the process, roles/responsibilities, and project delivery from cradle to grave. This class is also beneficial as an additional resource to the textbook for preparing for the CDT exam. Through CSI’s Certification Program, you can develop a conceptual understanding of the entire construction process and concrete skills you will use in every aspect of your work.

The CDT exam is the foundational course for anyone who works in the built environment. Getting CDT certification means that you understand how a project unfolds from conception to delivery, roles and responsibilities of the project team and all of the contract documentation involved.

Maine CSI CDT Prep CourseMaine Course Classes begin
September 9, 2021 and will ALL be via live Teams Webinar to make the class accessible for anybody, anywhere.

You need not be a CSI Member to register. Classes are live and will not be recorded so there will be no makeup classes available at this time.

Become a CSI Member and SAVE MONEY:

Something to Consider: Become a CSI Member and save a lot of money on your class and exam!

Become a Member Here: and don’t forget to choose Maine as your Chapter affiliation.

The difference in costs for Member vs. Non-Member for both the class and the exam more than covers a CSI Membership. Why not get certified AND have access to incredible industry education and events all year long in your Maine Chapter.

Dan Moreno, Instructor,
Troy Johnson, Instructor, Maine CSI

Note: When you Register on the Maine CSI Website: Please provide your most accessible email address when registering as all Teams invites and class information will be sent to that email.

Your Instructor:
Daniel Moreno, AIA “a Maine licensed architect”, CSI
Dan, is an architect with over 35 years in design and teaching experience in the A/E field. Dan has worked for big and small firms, and for the last 21 years managing a solo design studio while an instructor and department chair for the Architectural and Civil Engineering Technology program at CMCC. Recently, Dan, stepped down from CMCC and accepted the position of Envelope Consultant with LeMessurier of Boston and South Portland, Maine.
Dan is a member of the CSI Maine board of directors. Dan earned his Bachelors in Art in Architecture degree from UMA and an Associates in Applied Science in Architectural and Civil Engineering Technology from CMCC of Auburn, Maine.

Troy Johnson, MBA, CSI, CDT, CCPR
Troy recently retired as the General Manager of SIGCO, A CRH Company, in Westbrook, Maine. Troy has been a member of CSI since 1992 and of the Maine chapter since 2004. Troy has been an officer, committee chair, and director of CSI Maine in that time.
Troy’s most recent experience in preparing individuals to successfully take the CDT exam was as an adjunct professor at the University of Southern Maine, teaching ITC341 - Construction Documents & Specifications the Fall semesters of 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Troy earned a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Business Administration, both from Babson College, in Wellesley, Massachusetts.


Institute Exam Registration Dates and Costs – Fall 2021:
o Exam Window (Exams are at a Prometric Testing Center or can be remotely proctored) is November 8th to December 15th, 2021.
o Registration for Exams is through Institute and not through Maine CSI.
o Class registration is through Maine CSI.
o Pass/Fail Notifications Sent: Typically 4 to 8 weeks after exam.
Early Exam Registration: August 4 – September 14, 2021
$375 CSI Member/$625 Non-member
Standard Registration: September 15 – November 8, 2021
$460 CSI Member/$795 Non-member
Final Registration: November 9 – December 1, 2021
$545 CSI Member/$935 Non-Member
Student Registration All Dates (with Valid ID)

Please Note: These costs are in addition to the Maine CSI Class. To register and pay for your exam, you must
go to When you receive your registration confirmation, it will
include instructions on how to schedule a test date at a local testing center or arrange for an online-proctored

The earlier you register for the exam, the lower the cost. The earlier you schedule your test date at a testing
center, the more choices you will have for dates. It is very important that you do all three of these steps.

1. Register and pay for the CDT class with Maine CSI.
2. Register and pay for the exam with Institute. (ME CSI has no involvement in this piece of the process.)
3. When you receive your confirmation, follow the instructions to schedule your test date with a local testing center.
Materials you will Need for the Class:
1. Project Delivery Practice Guide 3rd Edition.
2. AIA A201, General Conditions of the Contract for Construction, 2017 Edition
3. Free Exam Candidate Handbook located here – Please read this carefully:
4. There are other materials that will help your knowledge building. You can review the list here: