Training Classes

Training Classes
  • “Ben Ashby’s Concrete Countertop Process” has, until now, been kept a tight secret. Over the years, quite a few people have inquired if the process was being taught. Until now it has never been available outside of Ben Ashby’s own studio.

    We now bring to you the ability to become a “Concrete Artist” 

    With “Ben Ashby’s Concrete Countertop Process”  you will have the know how to make: Concrete Countertops in many styles, Concrete Fireplace Surrounds, Mantles, Hearths, Concrete Showers and Tub Surrounds, Concrete Tiles, Flooring, Stairs, Concrete Window Sills, Stove Niches…
     
    Concrete Countertop Training Workshop Daily Outline
    This is a 3-day hands-on course. We actually make a small kitchen onsite – from template and design to pouring to final sealing and installation. We give you all the information you need to create a business completely from scratch. No previous experience necessary! The class puts an emphasis on artistry and design techniques. Days are full in order to finish a complete kitchen in less than 3 days, so you get your money’s worth. You will also create your own sample completely on your own, that you are able to take with you if you choose.
     
    Day 1
    • Templating
    • Artistic design and seam layout
    • Form building
    • Difficult natural seam application
    • Integral sink
    • Undermount sink blockouts
    • Mixing and pouring
    • Vertical surfaces
    • Mottling and veining techniques
    • Finishing and curing
    Day 2
    • Stripping molds
    • Preparing and initial sealing of concrete
    • Detailing concrete
    • Understanding our mix designs and reinforcing methods
    • Sales and advertising techniques
    • Applying secondary sealers
    Day 3
    • Final sealer application
    • Countertop installation
    • Designing and building fireplaces, backsplashes, stove niches, showers, and furniture
    • Troubleshooting Q and A
  • Utah Class Schedule 

    > Ashby Countertop 3-Day Training Class Schedule in Farr West Utah – 2017/2018

    Oct 4-6 | Nov 1-3 | Dec 6-8 – 2018 Jan 10-12 | Feb 7-9 | Mar 7-9 | Apr 4-6 | May 2-4 | Jun 6-8 | Jul 11-13 | Aug 8-10 | Sept 5-7 | Oct 3-5 | Nov 7-9 | Dec 5-7.

    The cost to enroll in the 3-day class is $1,695 per person or $1,195 for the 2-day class. After the class, each attendee will be given a training manual, certificate, and free access to over 8 hours of downloadable how-to videos. The class and videos are taught by Ben Ashby. Ben Ashby was recently inducted into the Decorative Concrete Hall of Fame. Limited Time Special Offer – 2 people may attend for the price of one.

    Each class size is limited to ensure a meaningful experience, so register early. RESERVE YOUR SPACE NOW! To enroll, complete the form below or to contact a sales representative, please call us at (801) 224-1347.
     
    Best value Concrete Countertop Training Class in the industry:

    All the know how to build a complete Concrete Countertop Business from scratch
    Technical support directly from creator Ben Ashby
    Product support from StoneCrete Systems
    Class can pay for itself in as little as one job
    Costs less than other classes teaching this many products and techniques

    “Ben Ashby’s Concrete Countertop Process”
    is very easy to learn and requires no polishing, saving cost on expensive polishing equipment, supplies, and labor. Register today to learn the secret to making concrete countertops look like natural stone with decorative molded edges. Our 3 day Training Workshops are limited to 15 people per class so reserve your space early.

    FREE WHEN ATTENDING AN ASHBY CLASS

    When you attend our 3-Day Ashby System Countertop Class you will also be given a free one hour introduction to our new revolutionary Stamped Concrete Tile System, including a free training manual with step-by-step pictures.

    For more information contact: office@stonecretesystems.com

Read a BLOG about us.

HOW TO MAKE CONCRETE COUNTERS LIKE THE PROS TUTORIAL: THE ASHBY SYSTEM – PART 1 – INTRO & TEMPLATING

If you’ve been following along for the last few months, then you know that I’ve become fascinated with creating things with cement and concrete. Okay, “fascinated” is a little understated. Obsessed is closer to the truth. So as you can imagine that I was SUPER EXCITED to spend a few days in Las Vegas earlier this month learning how to make concrete counters at Countertop Solutions.

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