Training

Virtual Training Event: A Pathway to Energy + Disaster Resilience: An ICF Symposium + Training Event

Event Description This education event demonstrates how to achieve dramatic energy savings and disaster resiliency provided by insulated concrete forms (ICFs). It will describe why and how ICFs optimize the building envelope and minimize property losses due to disasters. This event offers up to 8 AIA-CES Learning Units with a certificate of completion. Who Should…Read more

The ICFMA to Partner With the NRMCA’s Build With Strength 2.0 Coalition

National Ready Mixed Concrete Association’s Build with Strength Coalition Partners with Habitat for Humanity International Donated concrete will strengthen affordable housing, making it more resilient and sustainable The Insulating Concrete Forms Manufacturers Association (ICFMA) is proud to partner with the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association’s (NRMCA) Build With Strength Program. Build with Strength 2.0 is…Read more

Sustainable Structures Webinar Series

PCI Midwest and the Minnesota Concrete Council are sponsoring the Sustainable Structures Webinar Series that was developed cooperatively by precast and cast-in-place concrete associations from the Midwest. The goal of the cooperative effort is to bring a greater awareness of the sustainable and resilient nature of concrete to the design, construction, and development communities via quality continuing education…Read more

ICF Training Series: Penetrations

icf penetrations

Penetrations, Beam Pockets, & Blockouts Welcome to the BuildBlock ICF Installer Training Series. This 20 part video series is intended to be an educational walkthrough of the ICF building process. From the early planning phases to pouring concrete and finishing walls, this series will provide the basic knowledge you need to have a successful BuildBlock…Read more

ICF Training Series: Continuing Up the Wall

Continuing Up The Wall Welcome to the BuildBlock ICF Installer Training Series: Continuing Up The Wall. This 20 part video series is intended to be an educational walkthrough of the ICF building process. From the early planning phases to pouring concrete and finishing walls, this series will provide the basic knowledge you need to have…Read more

ICF Training Series: Bracing and Alignment

icf bracing

Bracing & Alignment   Welcome to the BuildBlock ICF Installer Training Series: Bracing and Alignment. This 20 part video series is intended to be an educational walkthrough of the ICF building process. From the early planning phases to pouring concrete and finishing walls, this series will provide the basic knowledge you need to have a…Read more

ICF Training Series: Setting the First Few Courses

setting courses

Setting the First Few Courses Welcome to the BuildBlock ICF Installer Training Series: Setting the First Few Courses. This 20 part video series is intended to be an educational walkthrough of the ICF building process. From the early planning phases to pouring concrete and finishing walls, this series will provide the basic knowledge you need…Read more

ICF Training Series: Concrete Reinforcement

Concrete Reinforcement

Concrete Reinforcement Welcome to the BuildBlock ICF Installer Training Series. This 20 part video series is intended to be an educational walkthrough of the ICF building process. From the early planning phases to pouring concrete and finishing walls, this series will provide the basic knowledge you need to have a successful BuildBlock ICF build. In…Read more

ICF Training Series: Door and Window Openings

door and window

Door and Window Openings Welcome to the BuildBlock ICF Installer Training Series. This 20 part video series is intended to be an educational walkthrough of the ICF building process. From the early planning phases to pouring concrete and finishing walls, this series will provide the basic knowledge you need to have a successful BuildBlock ICF…Read more

ICF Training Series: Footings, Foundations, and Slabs

footing

Footings, Foundations, and Slabs Welcome to the BuildBlock ICF Installer Training Series. This 20 part video series is intended to be an educational walk through of the ICF building process. From the early planning phases to pouring concrete and finishing walls, this series will provide the basic knowledge you need to have a successful BuildBlock ICF build….Read more