Learn Countertop Casting and Flooring Treatment Techniques

New Concrete Class

GFRC Concrete Countertop Training

Spring Session Level 1 Class Training:

Date: April 14, 2018
Concrete GFRC Class Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Training Class Location:
4635 Burgoyne St. Unit 6
Mississauga ON

 

We provide Expert Instruction!

If you’re looking for a resource base to assist you with your decorative concrete jobs, you’ve found the right place.  Aside from being a product supply store and functioning fabrication site, our main Toronto and GTA location is also a first class, certified training facility.  We have the talent, resources and industry experience required to, not only identify the right products for your project, but also show you how to use them properly.

PRODUCT DEMONSTRATIONS

From time to time, we conduct short product demonstrations for individual and/or small groups of customers.  In conjunction with the instructions, videos and technical data sheets available throughout the sections of our website, these quick face to face tutorials are designed to provide the basic techniques needed to get you started with initial projects.   Don’t hesitate to call us if you would like a quick lesson on any of our products.

PRO “COUNTERTOP” TRAINING

This in-depth 1-day course is designed to introduce and familiarize you with the techniques used for the Xtreme Series Precast countertop casting system.  At the end of the training, you will be able to form, pour, sand, and seal, amazing countertops, tiles and panels, using the most versatile and technologically advanced GFRC decorative concrete material on the market!

Course Topics:

– Jobsite Assessment
– Templating for accuracy
– Forming
– Mixing and Casting
– De-molding
– Finishing Techniques
– Sanding
– Clean and Slurry
– Sealing with XS327
– Coloring Techniques
Integral Color Pack additives
EcoStain Surface accents
Optional Veining designs

Students will be provided with copies of comprehensive, instructional Technical Data Sheets and Fabrication Tip Sheets for the products and techniques demonstrated during the training.

Join us for a challenging and rewarding exploration into the creative and lucrative world of modern precast concrete!

Pricing – $349 – Lunch will be provided.

CONCRETE “OVERLAYS” TRAINING

This 1-day course will teach you how to clean, repair, refinish and re-color interior and exterior concrete surfaces that are showing their age. We’ll walk you through all the steps required to give your existing concrete a new, beautiful, long lasting, strong, UV and weather resistant resurfacing.

 

Course Topics:

–  Dealing with cracks and scaled areas
–  Cleaning and etching with environmentally safe Super Concrete Renovator
–  How to select the right Overlay product density
–  Surface texturing and application methods
–  Smooth vs. Trowelled vs. Broomed finishes
–  Integral Coloring and Staining techniques
–  Selecting the right Sealer or Coating to protect your concrete.

Students will be provided with copies of instructional Technical Data Sheets and  Application Tip Sheets for the products and techniques demonstrated during the training.

Join us for a challenging and rewarding exploration into the creative and lucrative world of modern concrete resurfacing!

Pricing – $349  – Lunch will be provided.