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Advanced Placement (AP) Exams

Your Past Work Experience and Training Count

ABC CraftMasters' AP Exams can save you time and money. Test out of the first 50% of your three or four year course requirements with a 70% or higher score on a three-hour written exam and three-hour practical exam. A passing score will result in Academy credit and NCCER Accreditation. If a student does not pass the Advanced Placement Exam, a $475 credit will be applied to the student’s Annual Fees. We offer AP exams in the following trades:

Carpentry • Cement Mason • Concrete Form Building• Drywall • Electrical • Glazier • Heavy Equipment Operator• HVAC • Pipe Insulator 
Brick Masonry • Painting • Pipe Fitting• Plumbing • Reinforcing Ironwork • Roofing • Sprinkler Fitting• Steam Fitting • Structural Ironwork • Welding


Exam Schedules
CORE 2.0 & Trade Programs 
Written –Tuesdays (date per request)
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Practical – following Tuesday (date per request)
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Cost:
$400 per person/per CORE class
$1200 per person/per Trade class

Location:
ABC CraftMasters Academy
6901 Muirkirk Meadows Dr. Suite F 
Beltsville, MD 20705
(enter at the rear under blue awning)

*CORE 2.0 has a written exam only. If a student does not pass the Advanced Placement Exam for CORE 2.0, they will be registered in the next CORE 2.0 class and a $200 credit will be applied to the student’s CORE 2.0 fee.

**If the applicant passes the written portion of the trade exam with a 70% or better, they will move on to the Hands-on examination. If a student does not pass the Advanced Placement Exam, a $475 credit will be applied to the student’s Annual Fees and they will have to register for the trade program.

Questions?
Contact Jason Roberts, 301-595-9711