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  -  Oceanside (english/spanish)

March 30, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Address TBA, Oceanside, CA

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

Cost:  $30.00

Spanish and English Instruction will be available. Please clarify when you sign up.

Please contact Amanda Valles with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  714-527-2239   or   E-Mail:   amanda.valles@orco.com or  E-Mail:  ray.romero@orco.com

Register By: March 28, 2017

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CALIFORNIA  -  Riverside (english)

March 31, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Orco Block: 4510 Rutile Street, Riverside, CA. Class will be on second floor (Class in English)

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

Cost:  $30.00

Class includes professional hands-on training, all training materials and lunch. Please wear comfortable clothes and appropriate shoes for participation in the hands-on session.

Please contact Amanda Valles with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  714-527-2239   or   E-Mail:   amanda.valles@orco.com or  E-Mail:  ray.romero@orco.com

Register By: March 29, 2017

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CALIFORNIA  -  Riverside (spanish)

March 24, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Orco Block: 4510 Rutile, Riverside,CA 92509 (Class in Spanish)

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

Cost:  $30.00

Class includes professional hands-on training, all training materials and lunch. Please wear comfortable clothes and appropriate shoes for participation in the hands-on session.

Please contact Amanda Valles with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  714-527-2239   or   E-Mail:   amanda.valles@orco.com or  E-Mail:  ray.romero@orco.com

Register By: March 22, 2017

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CALIFORNIA  -  Stanton (english)

March 24, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Orco Block: 11100 Beach Blvd, Stanton, CA 90680 (Class in English)

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

Cost:  $30.00

Class includes professional hands-on training, all training materials and lunch. Please wear comfortable clothes and appropriate shoes for participation in the hands-on session.

Please contact Amanda Valles with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  714-527-2239   or   E-Mail:   amanda.valles@orco.com or  E-Mail:  ray.romero@orco.com

Register By: March 22, 2017

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CALIFORNIA  -  Stanton (spanish)

March 31, 2017

Class Details

Location:  11100 Beach Blvd, Stanton, CA 90680 (Class in Spanish)

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

Cost:  $30.00

Class includes professional hands-on training, all training materials and lunch. Please wear comfortable clothes and appropriate shoes for participation in the hands-on session.

Please contact Amanda Valles with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  714-527-2239   or   E-Mail:   amanda.valles@orco.com or  E-Mail:  ray.romero@orco.com

Register By: March 29, 2017

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CALIFORNIA  -  Sunnyvale

August 10, 2017

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

There will be a hands on portion of the class, so please wear the appropriate clothing. Continental Breakfast and full Lunch will be provided.

Please contact Ashley Kaul with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: August 5, 2017

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CALIFORNIA  -  Tracy

August 8, 2017

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

There will be a hands on portion of the class, so please wear the appropriate clothing. Continental Breakfast and full Lunch will be provided.

Please contact Ashley Kaul with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: August 5, 2017

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ILLINOIS  -  Bloomington

March 2, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Mclean County Materials 1100 W. Market St. Bloomington, IL 61701

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

Cost:  $20.00

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 Chris Wheeler with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  217-519-3060   or   E-Mail:   cwheeler@illinoisbrick.com

Register By: February 24, 2017

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ILLINOIS  -  Bridgeview

March 13, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Illinois Brick Company: 7542 W. 73rd Street Bridgeview, IL 60455

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

Cost:  $55.00

Learn about the Allan Block product line and the advantages of segmental retaining walls. All materials and lunch provided. Classroom and hand-on training provided. Payment can be made by mailing a check payable to Reading Rock (4600 Devitt Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45246) OR by calling Carolyn Nutter with a credit card.

Please contact Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: March 9, 2017

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ILLINOIS  -  South Elgin

March 30, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Lafarge Fox River Decorative Stone, 1300 S Route 31, South Elgin, IL

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

Cost:  $55.00

Learn about the Allan Block product line and the advantages of segmental retaining walls. All materials and lunch provided. Classroom and hand-on training provided. Payment can be made by mailing a check payable to Reading Rock (4600 Devitt Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45246) OR by calling Carolyn Nutter with a credit card.

Please contact Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: March 24, 2017

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ILLINOIS  -  Springfield

February 28, 2017

Class Details

Location:  IBC Landscape Supply 800 S. 9th Street Springfield, Il 62703

Sign-in:  7:30 am  Class Time:  8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost:  $20.00

Learn about the advantages of retaining walls and how they work with proper construction methods from the industry experts. Earn CEU credits for professional associations. Food and materials provided. Wear appropriate clothing for hand-on training.

Please contact Chris Wheeler with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:   217-788-0300   or   E-Mail:   CWheeler@illinoisbrick.com

Register By: February 24, 2017

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INDIANA  -  South Bend

March 23, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Kuert Concrete, 3402 Lincolnway West, South Bend, IN.

Sign-in:  7:30 am  Class Time:  8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Cost:  $25.00

Learn about the Allan Block products and the proper installation steps from the experts. All materials and lunch will be provided.

Please contact Mark or Woody with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  574-232-9977   or   E-Mail:   mark@kuert.com or  E-Mail:  products@kuert.com

Register By: March 19, 2017

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MASSACHUSETTS  -  Holbrook

March 15, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Anchor Concrete Products - an Old Castle Company, 46 Spring Street, Holbrook, MA

Sign-in:  8 AM  Class Time:  8:30 AM

Cost:  FREE

Learn about the advantages of retaining walls and how they work with proper construction methods from the industry experts. Earn CEU credits for professional associations. Course materials, breakfast and lunch provided. Wear appropriate clothing for hand-on training.

Please contact John Mahoney with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  401-439-3240   or   E-Mail:   john.mahoney@oldcastle.com

Register By: March 13, 2017

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MICHIGAN  -  Kalamazoo

March 21, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Place: Consumers Concrete, 3506 Lovers Lane, Kalamazoo, MI 49001 (269) 342-0136 Hands On Portion: Mulder’s Landscape Supplies, 3333 Ravine Rd., Kalamazoo, MI 49006 (269) 345-6900

Sign-in:  8:15 AM  Class Time:  8:15 AM - 4:00 PM

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, 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 Melissa Kline with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (269) 342-7995   or   E-Mail:   makline@consumersconcrete.com

Register By: March 16, 2017

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MICHIGAN  -  Lansing

April 13, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Place: Hammond Farms Landscape Supply, 5834 Michigan Rd., Dimondale, MI 48821 (517) 646-8698

Sign-in:  8:15 AM  Class Time:  8:15 AM - 4:00 PM

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, 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 Melissa Kline with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (269) 342-7995   or   E-Mail:   makline@consumersconcrete.com

Register By: April 10, 2017

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MONTANA  -  Kalispell

March 1, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Anderson`s Masonry, Hearth & Home16 Woodland Park Drive Kalispell, MT 59901 Date is subject to change. If interested in attending please contact us.

Sign-in:    Class Time:  

Cost:  FREE

Coming Spring 2017! Join Us to Learn about the advantages of retaining walls and how they work with proper construction methods from the industry experts. Food and materials provided. Wear appropriate clothing for hand-on training.

Please contact Elise with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  406.210.8319   or   E-Mail:   eanderson@andersonsmasonry.com

Register By: March 1, 2017

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NEW JERSEY  -  Freehold

March 1, 2017

Class Details

Location:  VFW of Freehold, 50 Waterworks Rd, Freehold, NJ

Sign-in:  7 am  Class Time:  8 am - 3 pm

Cost:  $35.00

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 hot breakfast and lunch. Come dressed in appropriate attire for participation in the hands-on session

Please contact Maribel Malave with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  732-751-3865   or   E-Mail:   mmalave@claytonsonline.com

Register By: February 24, 2017

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NORTH CAROLINA  -  Fuquay Varina

March 15, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Daniel's Supply Company: 1216 Broad St Fuquay Varina, NC 27526

Sign-in:  7:30 am  Class Time:  8 am - 2 pm

Cost:  $20 per company

Course includes professional hands-on training and official Allan Block Certification all training materials and lunch provided. Class size is limited.

Please contact Josh Smith with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (919) 302 - 8628   or   E-Mail:   joshsmith@fayblock.com

Register By: March 13, 2017

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PENNSYLVANIA  -  Chambersburg

March 1, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Hampton Inn Chambersburg:955 Lesher Road Chambersburg, PA 17202

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

Cost:  $30.00

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 hot breakfast and lunch. Come dressed in appropriate attire for participation in the hands-on session

Please contact Megan Haymaker with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (717) 267-4548   or   E-Mail:   mhaymaker@nitterhouse.com

Register By: February 24, 2017

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PENNSYLVANIA  -  Feasterville - Trevose

March 15, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Fizzano Brothers: 247 Sternermill Rd. Feasterville - Trevose, PA 19053

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:  (215) 355-6160   or   E-Mail:   dan@fizzano.com

Register By: March 10, 2017

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PENNSYLVANIA  -  Washington

March 16, 2017

Class Details

Location:  DoubleTree Pittsburg Meadows Lands, 340 Racetrack Rd, Washington, PA and Steel Nation Environmental, Canonsburg, PA

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

Cost:  $30.00

Learn about the advantages of retaining walls and how they work with proper construction methods from the industry experts. Earn CEU credits for professional associations. Course materials, breakfast and lunch provided. Wear appropriate clothing for hand-on training.

Please contact Megan Haymaker with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (717) 267-4548   or   E-Mail:   mhaymaker@nitterhouse.com

Register By: March 13, 2017

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VERMONT  -  Colchester/Burlington

March 21, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Trowel Trades Supply Inc 206 Hegeman Avenue Colchester, VT 05446

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

Cost:  FREE

Learn about the Allan Block products and the proper installation steps from the experts. All materials and lunch will be provided

Please contact Davey Mayo with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  781-767-2202   or   E-Mail:   Davey.Mayo@oldcastle.com

Register By: March 18, 2017

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VIRGINIA  -  Manassas

March 2, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Courtyard by Marriott: 10701 Battleview Parkway Manassas, VA 20109

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

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, 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 Megan Haymaker with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (717) 267-4548   or   E-Mail:   mhaymaker@nitterhouse.com

Register By: February 24, 2017

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Canada


NEW BRUNSWICK  -  Moncton

March 2, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Hampton Inn: 700 Mapleton Rd, Moncton, NB E1G 0L7, Canada

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

Cost:  TBD

Class includes professional hands-on training, all training materials and lunch. Please wear comfortable clothes and appropriate shoes for participation in the hands-on session.

Please contact Mike Cormier with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (506) 343-0437   or   E-Mail:   mcormier@shawbrick.ca

Register By: February 24, 2017

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NEW BRUNSWICK  -  Saint John

March 3, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Shaw Brick-Saint John: 355 Rothsay Ave. Saint John NB E2J 2C3

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

Cost:  TBD

Class includes professional hands-on training, all training materials and lunch. Please wear comfortable clothes and appropriate shoes for participation in the hands-on session.

Please contact Mike Cormier with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (506) 343-0437   or   E-Mail:   mcormier@shawbrick.ca

Register By: February 24, 2017

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NOVA SCOTIA  -  Dartmouth

March 1, 2017

Class Details

Location:  Shaw Brick-Dartmouth: 5 Ralston Ave. Dartmouth NS B3B 1H5

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

Cost:  TBD

Class includes professional hands-on training, all training materials and lunch. Please wear comfortable clothes and appropriate shoes for participation in the hands-on session.

Please contact Greg Mullane with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (902) 499-2107   or   E-Mail:   gmullane@shawbrick.ca

Register By: February 24, 2017

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United Kingdom




No Classes Are Currently Scheduled at This Time.

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Australia




No Classes Are Currently Scheduled at This Time.

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New Zealand




No Classes Are Currently Scheduled at This Time.

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

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