Upcoming Certification Training Schedule

For Contractors

A contractor with adequate training ensures a top-quality wall can be built. Our on-going certification program brings vital information to you about the expanding demand for stackable block walls. Classes are scheduled periodically throughout the United States and Canada and are ideal for those who are looking for top-quality information and training on Allan Block Products. Check below for upcoming classes in your area.


Scheduled Classes
ICPI Accredited Classes

Check back, as more dates will be added as they become available or

request training in your area.


United States


CALIFORNIA  -  Sunnyvale

October 16, 2018

Class Details

Location:  Class Location -Ramada Inn at 1217 Wildwood Ave, Sunnyvale 94089. Hands-on and lunch will be held at Sunnyvale yard (1155 Aster Ave, Sunnyvale, CA).

Sign-in:  8:00 AM  Class Time:  8:30 AM - 2:00PM

Cost:  $40.00

Learn from the experts when you attend our AB Certified Contractor Class. The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining walls. In addition, the course will explore principals of wall design, how segmental retaining wall products work, reasons why walls fail as well as teach proper construction methods. Course materials, continental breakfast and lunch provided.

Please contact Ashley Kaul with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (408) 984-8800   or   E-Mail:   ashleykaul@calstone.com

Register By: October 12, 2018

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CALIFORNIA  -  Tracy

March 13, 2018

Class Details

Location:  Calstone Manufacturing Plant - Tracy: 426 East Grant Line Road, Tracy, CA, 95376

Sign-in:  8:00 AM  Class Time:  8:30 AM - 2:00PM

Cost:  $40.00

Learn from the experts when you attend our AB Certified Contractor Class. The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining walls. In addition, the course will explore principals of wall design, how segmental retaining wall products work, reasons why walls fail as well as teach proper construction methods. Course materials, continental breakfast and lunch provided.

Please contact Ashley Kaul with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (408) 984-8800   or   E-Mail:   ashleykaul@calstone.com

Register By: March 9, 2018

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ILLINOIS  -  South Elgin

February 13, 2018

Class Details

Location:  Lafarge Fox River Decorative Stone, 1300 S Route 31, South Elgin, IL 60177 847-888-6133

Sign-in:  7:30 AM  Class Time:  8:00 AM - 4 :00PM

Cost:  $55.00

Learn from the experts when you attend our AB Certified Contractor Class. The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line, teach the advantages of segmental retaining walls and will explore principals of wall design, how segmental retaining wall products work, reasons why walls fail as well as teach proper construction methods. This course is tailored for an installer, foreman or anyone else interested in learning more about SRW's. Earn CEU credits for professional associations. Complete our online registration form or contact us to reserve your spot today!

Please contact Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  513-874-2520   or   E-Mail:   nutterc@readingrock.com

Register By: February 6, 2018

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INDIANA  -  Indianapolis

December 13, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Hamilton County Fairgrounds & Expo Center: 2003 Pleasant Street, Noblesville, IN 46060

Sign-in:  7:30 AM  Class Time:  8:00 AM

Cost:  $55.00

Learn from the experts when you attend our AB Certified Contractor Class. The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line, teach the advantages of segmental retaining walls and will explore principals of wall design, how segmental retaining wall products work, reasons why walls fail as well as teach proper construction methods. This course is tailored for an installer, foreman or anyone else interested in learning more about SRW's. Earn CEU credits for professional associations. Complete our online registration form or contact us to reserve your spot today!

Please contact Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  513-326-2976   or   E-Mail:   nutterc@readingrock.com

Register By: December 8, 2017

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MINNESOTA  -  Bloomington

January 31, 2018

Class Details

Location:  Allan Block Headquarters: 7424 W. 78th Street, Bloomington, MN 55439

Sign-in:  7:30 AM  Class Time:  8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Cost:  $30.00

Learn from the experts when you attend our AB Certified Contractor Class. The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining walls. In addition, the course will explore principals of wall design, how segmental retaining wall products work, reasons why walls fail as well as teach proper construction methods. Course materials, continental breakfast and lunch provided.

Please contact Jay Huisken with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (612) 290-6439   or   E-Mail:   jhuisken@amconconcreteproducts.com or  E-Mail:  khuerd@allanblock.com

Register By: January 26, 2018

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MINNESOTA  -  Rochester

February 14, 2018

Class Details

Location:  Class Location: Cemstone Supply 3705 Enterprise Dr SW, Rochester, MN 55902

Sign-in:  7:30 AM  Class Time:  8:00 AM - 4 PM

Cost:  $30.00

Learn from the experts when you attend our AB Certified Contractor Class. The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining walls. In addition, the course will explore principals of wall design, how segmental retaining wall products work, reasons why walls fail as well as teach proper construction methods. Course materials, continental breakfast and lunch provided.

Please contact Mark Mills with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  507-252-1129   or   E-Mail:   mmills@cemstone.com

Register By: February 12, 2018

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OHIO  -  Cincinnati

December 14, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Indiana Wesleyan Univ., 9286 Schulze Dr., West Chester, OH 45069

Sign-in:  7:30 AM  Class Time:  8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Cost:  $55.00

Learn from the experts when you attend our AB Certified Contractor Class. The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining walls. In addition, the course will explore principals of wall design, how segmental retaining wall products work, reasons why walls fail as well as teach proper construction methods. This course is tailored for an installer, foreman or anyone else interested in learning more about segmental retaining walls.

Please contact Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (513) 874-2345   or   E-Mail:   nutterc@readingrock.com

Register By: December 8, 2017

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PENNSYLVANIA  -  Malvern

March 29, 2018

Class Details

Location:  Fizzano Brothers: 201 Phoenixville Pike Malvern, PA 19355

Sign-in:  8:00 AM  Class Time:  8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Cost:  $25.00

The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining walls. Cost includes professional hands-on training, all training materials and lunch. Wear comfortable clothes and appropriate shoes for participation in the hands-on session

Please contact Dan Patterson with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (610) 662-8804   or   E-Mail:   dan@fizzano.com

Register By: March 23, 2018

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Canada


BRITISH COLUMBIA  -  Richmond

January 9, 2018

Class Details

Location:  Expocrete, Blundell Rd, 2 blks East of Nelson Rd., Richmond, BC

Sign-in:  7:30 am  Class Time:  8 am - 4 pm

Cost:  $60

Class includes professional classroom and hands-on training for retaining wall design, estimating and bidding. Bring gloves and wear suitable clothing for outside construction work. DON’T FORGET YOUR PPE - Protective Boots, Eyewear, Hard Hat and Safety Vest. Continental Breakfast and full Lunch will be provided.

Please contact Bruce Stickney or Chris Carroll with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  778-836-2756   or   E-Mail:   bruce.stickney@oldcastle.com or  E-Mail:  chris.carroll@oldcastle.com

Register By: January 5, 2018

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United Kingdom




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Australia




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New Zealand




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Please check back later or you can contact us at info@allanblock.com to request a training class.

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