Standard Technical Test Categories

Industrial / Manufacturing Mechanical Maintenance


General Mechanical Technical Assessment (GMTA)

  • Journeyman-level mechanical maintenance knowledge and skills

Industrial / Manufacturing Electrical Maintenance


Manufacturing Electrical Technical Assessment (META)

  • Journeyman-level electrical maintenance knowledge and skills

Electrical Technician Technical Assessment (ETTA)

  • Journeyman-level electrical maintenance knowledge and skills

Industrial / Manufacturing Combined Craft Maintenance


General Maintenance Skill Assessment (GMSA)

  • Technician-level combined craft maintenance knowledge and skills

Industrial / Manufacturing Maintenance Machinist


General Machinist Technical Assessment

  • Intermediate-level general machinist knowledge and skills

Basic (Entry) Technical Skills


Basic Equipment Skill Assessment (BESA)

  • Basic equipment and maintenance situations.

Basic Electrical Technician Assessment (BETA)

  • Basic electrical knowledge and skills

Facilities / Building Maintenance


Facilities Maintenance Technical Assessment (FMTA)

  • Journeyman-level combined craft facilities maintenance knowledge and skills

Building Maintenance Technical Assessment (BMTA)

  • Journeyman-level building maintenance knowledge and skills

HVAC Technician


HVAC Technical Assessment (HVAC)

  • Journeyman-level HVAC maintenance knowledge and skills

Lubrication Technician


Lubrication Technician Technical Assessment (LTTA)

  • Intermediate-level maintenance lubrication knowledge and skills

Plant Operator (Steam)


Plant Operator (Steam) (PlantOps)

  • Journeyman-level (Steam) Plant Operator knowledge and skills

Tool & Die Machinist


Tool & Die Machinist Technical Assessment (TDMTA)

  • Journeyman-level Tool & Die Machinist knowledge and skills

Computer Systems Technician


Computer Systems Specialist Assessment (CSSA)

  • Intermediate-level Computer Systems knowledge and skills