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


ILLINOIS  -  Bridgeview

March 14, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Class will be hosted by Illinois Brick Company at 7542 W. 73rd Street, Bridgeview, IL

Sign-in:  8:00 am CDT  Class Time:  8:30 am CDT

Cost:  None

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

Please contact Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: March 7, 2023

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ILLINOIS  -  Decatur

February 28, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Date changed from 3/1 to 2/28. Located at Reading Rock - New Manufacturing Plant, 801 N McKinley Ave, Champaign, IL 61821

Sign-in:  8:00 am CST  Class Time:  8:30 am CST

Cost:  0

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 Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: February 22, 2023

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INDIANA  -  Fishers

February 22, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Reading Rock, Inc. RDC, 12595 Cumberland Road, Fishers, IN

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

Cost:  $25.00

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 Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: February 14, 2023

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KENTUCKY  -  Louisville

February 21, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Reading Rock Inc. - RDC - 13698 Aiken Road, Louisville, KY

Sign-in:  7:30 am EST  Class Time:  8:00 am EST

Cost:  $55

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

Please contact Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: February 14, 2023

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MICHIGAN  -  Kalamazoo

March 2, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Located in Meeting Room at Home Builders of Western Michigan - 5700 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI

Sign-in:  8:00 a.m.  Class Time:  8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Cost:  $40

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

Please contact Melissa Kline with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (269) 370-4416   or   E-Mail:   makline@consumersconcrete.com

Register By: February 23, 2023

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MICHIGAN  -  Lansing

March 22, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Consumers Concrete Training Room
**Upstairs Location - No Elevator
1520 E. Malcolm X Street, Lansing, MI

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

Cost:  $40

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

Please contact Melissa Kline with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (269) 370-4416   or   E-Mail:   makline@consumersconcrete.com or  E-Mail:  stjansen@consumersconcrete.com

Register By: March 15, 2023

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MINNESOTA  -  Bloomington

March 9, 2023

Class Details

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

Sign-in:  7:45 AM  Class Time:  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Cost:  No Charge

The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining walls. Class 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 Jonathan Dorow with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  612-756-4672   or   E-Mail:   jdorow@amconconcreteproducts.com or  E-Mail:  cjulius@allanblock.com

Register By: March 7, 2023

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NEW JERSEY  -  Little Silver

February 24, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Ryser's Landscape Supply, 145 White Road, Little Silver NJ

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

Cost:  $35

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 Devin Ryser with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:     or   E-Mail:   devin@rysersnj.com

Register By: February 21, 2023

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NORTH CAROLINA  -  Newton

February 17, 2023

Class Details

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Location:   For classroom training: Crown Plaza Hotel, 1385 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd, SE, Hickory, NC
Location for hands-on training following classroom: SiteOne Landscapes, 2067 Fairgrove Church Road SE, Newton, NC

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

Cost:  $25 - refundable upon first SiteOne purchase

The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining. Class 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 Luke Peterson with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (828) 464-8101   or   E-Mail:   lpeterson@siteone.com

Register By: February 15, 2023

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OHIO  -  Lebanon, OH

February 2, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Warren County Fairgrounds, 665 North Broadway

Sign-in:  7:30 am EST  Class Time:  8:00 am EST

Cost:  $55

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

Please contact Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: January 25, 2023

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OHIO  -  Wadsworth

March 9, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Located at: Contractor Warehouse, 6556 Burdett Road, Wadsworth, OH

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

Cost:  $55.00

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 Carolyn Nutter with any questions regarding this class.

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

Register By: March 2, 2023

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OREGON  -  Medford

April 6, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Compass by Margaritaville-Medford, 2399 South Pacific Hwy, Medford, OR

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

Cost:  $75

The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining. Class 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 Katy Weston with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  541-233-6711   or   E-Mail:   katy@oregonblock.com or  E-Mail:  tanner@oregonblock.com

Register By: April 4, 2023

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OREGON  -  Pendleton

March 30, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Eastern Oregon Rentals, 338 NW 57th Dr., Pendleton, OR

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

Cost:  $75

The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining. Class 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 Tanner Weston with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (541) 233-7856   or   E-Mail:   tanner@oregonblock.com or  E-Mail:  katy@oregonblock.com

Register By: March 28, 2023

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OREGON  -  Redmond

March 21, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Eagle Crest Resort - Golden Eagle Ballroom, 1522 Cline Falls Hwy, Redmond, OR

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

Cost:  $75

The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining. Class 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 Tracy Weston with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (541) 408-1570   or   E-Mail:   tracy@oregonblock.com

Register By: March 20, 2023

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OREGON  -  Wilsonville

March 16, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Wilsonville Holiday Inn, 25425 SW 95th Ave, Wilsonville, OR

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

Cost:  $75

The class will introduce you to the Allan Block product line and teach the advantages of segmental retaining. Class 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 Tanner Weston with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  (541) 233-7856   or   E-Mail:   tanner@oregonblock.com

Register By: March 14, 2023

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PENNSYLVANIA  -  Chambersburg

February 1, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Nitterhouse training facility - 859 Cleveland Ave, Chambersburg, PA

Sign-in:  7:30am  Class Time:  8:00am

Cost:  $35

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. Breakfast/lunch and materials provided. Wear appropriate clothing for hand-on training. LImited to 20 people, register today!

Please contact Jason Beatty with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  717-377-8295   or   E-Mail:   jbeatty@nitterhouse.com

Register By: January 27, 2023

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PENNSYLVANIA  -  Chambersburg

March 22, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  Nitterhouse training facility - 859 Cleveland Ave, Chambersburg, PA

Sign-in:  7:30am  Class Time:  8:00am

Cost:  $35

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. Breakfast/lunch and materials provided. Wear appropriate clothing for hand-on training. LImited to 20 people, register today!

Please contact Jason Beatty with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  717-377-8295   or   E-Mail:   jbeatty@nitterhouse.com

Register By: March 17, 2023

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SOUTH CAROLINA  -  Greer

February 2, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  SiteOne Landscapes, 1165 Brockman - McClimon Rd, Greer, SC.

Sign-in:  8:30 am  Class Time:  9 am - 3 pm

Cost:  No Charge

Learn about the Allan Block products, the advantages of segmental retaining walls and the proper installation steps from the industry experts. Earn CEU credits for professional associations. Food and materials provided. Cost includes professional hands-on training, all training materials, breakfast and lunch. Wear comfortable clothes and appropriate shoes for participation in the hands-on session.

Please contact Max Allen with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  864-879-4914   or   E-Mail:   mallen@siteone.com or  E-Mail:  conrad.laws@chandlerconcrete.com

Register By: January 31, 2023

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WASHINGTON  -  Spokane

February 23, 2023

Class Details

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Location:  SCC Apprenticeship and Journeyman Training Center
2110 N. Fancher Way,
Spokane, WA 99212
(2 blocks from White Block Company)

Class will be held in the Mason Contractor's Warehouse
Directions to follow as we get closer to the event.

Sign-in:  7:45  Class Time:  8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Cost:  $45.00

Sign up to learn the basic principles of SRW design. The advantages of the Allan Block System. Why Segmental Retaining Walls Fail and the Lessons Learned. You will participate in the hands-on portion of the class to learn proper methods for constructing Allan Block Retaining Walls. We will cover the Free AB Estimating Tools & Software that is available to you. Course materials and lunch are provided. Wear appropriate clothes and shoes for hands-on session.

Please contact Derek Jones with any questions regarding this class.

Phone:  509-534-0651   or   E-Mail:   blockhead@whiteblockcompany.com

Register By: February 17, 2023

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