ICF Contractor Training Course 

BuildBlock is a proud member of the Insulated Concrete Forms Manufacturers Association (ICFMA). The ICFMA is partnering with the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) to sponsor several training events across the country. These events will give you the training you need to begin building with ICFs. The information for these training events is listed below. You can learn more and register via the links below or by visiting NRMCA.org. If you can’t attend a training in person, you can register for the free BuildBlock ICF Training courses here or watch our series of Basic ICF Training Videos.


Dallas, TX | November 14 – 15, 2018

Location: Springhill Suites
5301 N Riverside Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76137
This 2-day event is different from the others listed on this page and includes several site tours as well as ICF training. Click the button below for more information.

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Seattle, WA | November 27, 2018

LocationDoubleTree – Seattle Airport Southcenter
16500 Southcenter Parkway, Seattle, WA 98188

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Boston, MA | December 5, 2018

LocationCourtyard by Marriott
342 Speen Street, Natick, MA 01760

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Hartford, CT | December 6, 2018

Presentation by BuildBlock CEO Mike Garrett

LocationSheraton Four Points
275 Research Parkway, Meriden, CT 06450

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Minneapolis, MN | January 15, 2019

LocationBraun Intertec Corporation
11001 Hampshire Avenue S, Bloomington, MN 55438

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Event Description

Lighter, faster and more cost-effective than most other forms of construction, Insulating Concrete Forms (ICFs) are quickly becoming the construction method of choice for all forms of construction including single and multi-family, hotels, schools, offices – all forms of residential and commercial construction. Concrete contractors, masons, and framers have an opportunity to learn another trade to compete in today’s competitive construction environment. This course will give you the basic training you need to begin building with one of the fastest growing building systems on the market – ICFs.

7:30 am
Continental Breakfast

8:00 am – 12:30 pm
ICF Contractor Training

• Demonstrate the specific characteristics of ICFs

• Describe the benefits of ICF construction

• Explain the construction advantages and efficiencies

• Present the installation requirements and techniques

• Show how to expand your business with ICF technology

Who Should Attend: Concrete Contractors, Masonry Contractors, Wood, and Steel Framers. Design professionals and product manufacturers may also benefit.

Registration Fee: $125

Continuing Education: 4 AIA-CES HSW Learning Units