The Concrete Countertop Institute has announced brand new classes for aspiring creative concrete professionals:
GFRC & Fabric Forming, 2 days - This class gives pros a solid technical understanding of from-scratch GFRC mix design and casting, as well as creative mold making using fabric forming and more. Graduates will be able to make high quality GFRC creations such as countertops and sinks right away, with ongoing support and extensive reference materials. www.concretecountertopinstitute.com/gfrc-fabric-form-training/
3-D Mold Making, 1 day - This class teaches pros to go beyond flat slabs and the occasional fabric formed sink, and understand the fundamental mold making principles and structural considerations involved in 3-D molds. They will be able to expand their portfolios with fire pits, furniture, and more. www.concretecountertopinstitute.com/3d-molds-training/
Advanced Finishes with ECC, 2 days - This class allows pros to take their concrete creations to the next level with amazing looks such as pressed, veined, marbelized, sprayed, troweled, glazed and more. It also introduces ECC, which is a specialized form of concrete that relies on PVA fibers and very fine aggregates to create concrete that has astoundingly high flexural strength and crack resistance. Both GFRC and ECC are used to create the looks. www.concretecountertopinstitute.com/finishes-ecc-advanced-training/
The Ultimate Creative Concrete Training, 5 days - All 3 classes can be combined at a discounted price, plus registrants for the Ultimate class receive a complete, turn-key system for a creative concrete business, including marketing, selling, pricing, project management, quality control and more. https://concretecountertopinstitute.com/ultimate-creative-concrete-countertop-training/
The classes are offered in both Canada and the U.S., and the next upcoming dates are June 3-7, 2019 in London, ON and June 17-21 in Raleigh, NC. For more information visit www.concretecountertopinstitute.com/handson-training-overview/.