CCI training WORKS.

It’s that simple. Want proof? Look at the amazing creations that our alumni from around the world make.
With CCI training, you will truly understand not just how, but why. You’ll have a solid technical foundation that frees you from worrying about failures and callbacks. You’ll also be free to exercise your own creativity without limits. You work hard, but you need more. You need style and substance. You need to create. Do it with confidence with CCI training and support.
CCI offers unprecedented post-class support. We are 100% dedicated to supporting our students. We are here to build your knowledge, your confidence, and your success. Success not just with concrete, but also with business. We are the only training program that offers a comprehensive system on exactly how to market, sell and price creative concrete.
Train with CCI now, and get started on the road to your success.

Alumni Success Stories

  • Twenty CCI alumni recently converged on the shop of alumnus Caleb Lawson of Price Concrete Studio in Orlando, FL and...

    Read the rest of CCI Alumni’s story »

    CCI Alumni Event | 2019-04-12 | Orlando, FL

    CCI Alumni Event | 2019-04-12 | Orlando, FL

    Read Story
  • “I still can’t believe how many doors have opened since training with CCI – cashed in my savings bonds (thanks...

    Read the rest of Justin’s story »

    Justin McRae | 2019-02-13 | Athens, GA

    Justin McRae | 2019-02-13 | Athens, GA

    Read Story
  • When you make massive custom concrete creations, sometimes delivery is the trickiest part! Concrete tub by Brent Indenbosch of Diamond...

    Read the rest of Brent’s story »

    Brent Indenbosch | 2019-03-20 | Chilliwack, BC

    Brent Indenbosch | 2019-03-20 | Chilliwack, BC

    Read Story
  • Caleb Lawson of Price Concrete Studio in Orlando, FL created these concrete couch bases on a rooftop in Miami Beach. He's on top of the world with creative concrete! Caleb trained in October 2013.

    Read the rest of Caleb’s story »

    Caleb Lawson | 2019-03-31 | Orlando, FL

    Caleb Lawson | 2019-03-31 | Orlando, FL

    Read Story
  • Terry Wilson, originally from Tampa, and has lived in Grand Cayman for 24 years. His company, Wilson Construction, has built...

    Read the rest of Terry’s story »

    Terry Wilson | 2011-01-01 | Cayman Islands

    Terry Wilson | 2011-01-01 | Cayman Islands

    Read Story
  • Brad Dykema of Artistic Concrete Expressions in Hamilton, MI, started out in tile. In 2006, he was doing tile projects...

    Read the rest of Brad’s story »

    Brad | 2011-03-01 | Hamilton, MI

    Brad | 2011-03-01 | Hamilton, MI

    Read Story
  • In August 2010, I visited my student Matti in Helsinki, Finland to help him incorporate some new technologies and efficiencies...

    Read the rest of ’s story »

    | 2011-08-04 |

    | 2011-08-04 |

    Read Story
  • When the owners of a golf shop approached Tony Angell to create a concrete countertop for their store remodel, they...

    Read the rest of ’s story »

    | 2011-11-03 |

    | 2011-11-03 |

    Read Story
  • I recently had the privilege to visit Bangalore, India to train someone on how to make concrete countertops. To my...

    Read the rest of Ajaay’s story »

    Ajaay Srinivaas | 2012-04-18 | Bangalore, India

    Ajaay Srinivaas | 2012-04-18 | Bangalore, India

    Read Story
  • Recently I’ve had several students send me photos of cool concrete countertop, bartop or sink projects they’ve been working on....

    Read the rest of Brent, Aajay and Shorlette’s story »

    Brent, Aajay and Shorlette | 2012-06-14 |

    Brent, Aajay and Shorlette | 2012-06-14 |

    Read Story
  • When you’ve got a busy concrete fabrication shop, it can be hard to find the time to create projects that...

    Read the rest of Lenny’s story »

    Lenny Cushing | 2014-01-16 | NH

    Lenny Cushing | 2014-01-16 | NH

    Read Story
  • I was working on the November newsletter and thinking about the things I am thankful for, in preparation for the...

    Read the rest of ’s story »

    | 2011-01-12 |

    | 2011-01-12 |

    Read Story
  • GFRC makes one great concrete countertop, but that isn’t all it can do. Take for example this beautiful shower enclosure...

    Read the rest of Jake’s story »

    Jake Creighton | 2017-12-01 | Minnesota

    Jake Creighton | 2017-12-01 | Minnesota

    Read Story
  • Check out this one of a kind project by Concrete Countertop Institute alumnus Thomas Lancaster of Lancaster Concrete Designs in...

    Read the rest of Thomas’s story »

    Thomas Lancaster | 2013-08-09 | Alpine, TX

    Thomas Lancaster | 2013-08-09 | Alpine, TX

    Read Story
  • You never know when disaster is going to strike. But, with a great attitude and a lot of hard work...

    Read the rest of Joe’s story »

    Joe Jackson | 2014-01-02 | New Jersey

    Joe Jackson | 2014-01-02 | New Jersey

    Read Story
  • Almost everyone who makes concrete countertops for a living got started as a do-it-yourselfer. I did. I simply wanted to...

    Read the rest of Will’s story »

    Will Robbins | 2015-07-17 |

    Will Robbins | 2015-07-17 |

    Read Story
  • Get started on your creative concrete journey by hearing from three alumni of the Concrete Countertop Institute. Hear advice directly...

    Read the rest of Drew, Brent, and Jason’s story »

    Drew, Brent, and Jason | 2018-08-14 |

    Drew, Brent, and Jason | 2018-08-14 |

    Read Story
  • We are pleased to have students all over the world, each creating gorgeous concrete countertops in whatever country they call...

    Read the rest of Peter’s story »

    Peter Bennett | 2014-04-15 | NSW, Australia

    Peter Bennett | 2014-04-15 | NSW, Australia

    Read Story
  • This week we’ll celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Concrete Countertop Institute. What an amazing 10 years it has been!...

    Read the rest of Gerry’s story »

    Gerry Maurer | 2014-06-12 | PA

    Gerry Maurer | 2014-06-12 | PA

    Read Story
  • Juggling is a skill that Peter Cicalo of Hard Life Concrete Design Studio in New Jersey has come to perfect. He...

    Read the rest of Peter’s story »

    Peter Cicalo | 2014-08-14 | NJ

    Peter Cicalo | 2014-08-14 | NJ

    Read Story
  • After completing his training, CCI student Duncan Susag decided to jump right in and start doing concrete full time. Prior...

    Read the rest of Duncan’s story »

    Duncan Susag | 2014-08-13 | Tacoma, WA

    Duncan Susag | 2014-08-13 | Tacoma, WA

    Read Story
  • Here at The Concrete Countertop Institute we have the pleasure of meeting students from around the world, each becoming a...

    Read the rest of Tamika’s story »

    Tamika Craan | 2014-09-12 | Haiti

    Tamika Craan | 2014-09-12 | Haiti

    Read Story
  • Concrete is an amazing medium for countertops. You know it and I know it, but one of the biggest challenges...

    Read the rest of Nathan’s story »

    Nathan Keida | 2015-01-16 | Upstate NY

    Nathan Keida | 2015-01-16 | Upstate NY

    Read Story
  • Thomas R. Lancaster of Alpine, Texas, has two web pages, one for each side of his GFRC work. One of...

    Read the rest of Thomas’s story »

    Thomas Lancaster | 2018-04-24 | Alpine, TX

    Thomas Lancaster | 2018-04-24 | Alpine, TX

    Read Story
  • CCI alumnus Caleb Lawson has one goal for the future: to be the guy people call when they need concrete countertops,...

    Read the rest of Caleb’s story »

    Caleb Lawson | 2015-01-13 | FL

    Caleb Lawson | 2015-01-13 | FL

    Read Story
  • We love catching up with our alumni and seeing their success on tricky projects. CCI alumnus Mark Schreck of Mark Schreck Concrete...

    Read the rest of Mark’s story »

    Mark Schreck | 2015-01-14 | Olympia, WA

    Mark Schreck | 2015-01-14 | Olympia, WA

    Read Story
  • Brent Indenbosch, an alumnus of The Concrete Countertop Institute, has a creative streak. As just one example of that, he recently...

    Read the rest of Brent’s story »

    Brent Indenbosch | 2018-08-16 | Agassiz, BC

    Brent Indenbosch | 2018-08-16 | Agassiz, BC

    Read Story
  • Starting out as a creative concrete professional can be challenging. Sean Kimber, owner of SAK Concrete Designs in Vancouver, however,...

    Read the rest of Sean’s story »

    Sean Kimber | 2015-04-23 | Vancouver, BC

    Sean Kimber | 2015-04-23 | Vancouver, BC

    Read Story
  • Rob Martin of Onyx Castings in British Colombia is building a solid brand, but doing so takes creativity and a...

    Read the rest of Rob’s story »

    Rob Martin | 2015-06-17 | British Colombia

    Rob Martin | 2015-06-17 | British Colombia

    Read Story
  • Nathan Smith of Rock Solid Concrete Artisans in Charlotte, NC, went back to working with concrete, but in a different way...

    Read the rest of Nathan’s story »

    Nathan Smith | 2015-06-27 | Charlotte, NC

    Nathan Smith | 2015-06-27 | Charlotte, NC

    Read Story
  • Three CCI alumni were recently featured on the television show “Love It or List It”, filmed in Raleigh, NC. About the...

    Read the rest of ’s story »

    | 2015-06-28 |

    | 2015-06-28 |

    Read Story
  • Jason Gillis of OASIS Custom Concrete Designs in Leominster, MA has a business that’s been steadily building steam since he...

    Read the rest of Jason’s story »

    Jason Gillis | 2015-08-28 | Leominster, MA

    Jason Gillis | 2015-08-28 | Leominster, MA

    Read Story
  • Getting training, building a clientele and a portfolio; anyone starting out in concrete countertops certainly has a lot to think...

    Read the rest of Judive’s story »

    Judive Jean-Gilles | 2017-04-20 | Laval, QC

    Judive Jean-Gilles | 2017-04-20 | Laval, QC

    Read Story
  • In only three years, Concrete Countertop Institute graduate Drew Teaman has managed to build a successful custom concrete business—ConcreteCommander.com—in Jacksonville,...

    Read the rest of Drew’s story »

    Drew Teaman | 2017-07-20 | Jacksonville, FL

    Drew Teaman | 2017-07-20 | Jacksonville, FL

    Read Story
  •   Caleb Lawson of Price Concrete Studio in Orlando, FL spends a lot of time educating people about what concrete...

    Read the rest of Caleb’s story »

    Caleb Lawson | 2017-08-25 | Florida

    Caleb Lawson | 2017-08-25 | Florida

    Read Story
  • Getting Equipped in Class “If I had known how to do it [CCI’s] way, it would have been a lot...

    Read the rest of Matt’s story »

    Matt Shields | 2017-10-26 | Owasso, OK

    Matt Shields | 2017-10-26 | Owasso, OK

    Read Story
  • Getting into the Concrete Business “It’s not just about learning concrete. You have to get good at everything that goes...

    Read the rest of Curtis and Jamie’s story »

    Curtis and Jamie McCharles | 2017-12-01 | Timmins, ON

    Curtis and Jamie McCharles | 2017-12-01 | Timmins, ON

    Read Story
  • To say that David Dick of Concrete Alternative in Kingston, Ontario (www.concretealternative.ca) has eclectic interests would be an understatement. Over the...

    Read the rest of David’s story »

    David Dick | 2016-12-01 | Kingston, Ontario

    David Dick | 2016-12-01 | Kingston, Ontario

    Read Story