UK Microcement Course Training Centre

Microcement Training & More

Welcome to our comprehensive microcement course training centre, designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge to master the art of seamless finishes. Microcement, also known as micro-concrete, is a versatile material that can be applied to floors, walls, and other surfaces to create a durable and elegant finish.

Through our spacious and comfortable microcement training facilities, we provide expert courses on microcement and other decorative finishes. You will learn microcement & other luxury finishing techniques, tools, and tricks of the trade from experienced professionals, enabling you to confidently offer installation of luxury decorative finishes to your clients. These are not ordinary plastering courses. They’re for skilled tradespeople who want to elevate their offerings and boost revenue through the installation of in-demand, luxury finishes! Courses include training for the application of our world-renowned innovative finishes including Microtopping®, Acquavellum, Architop®, Rasico® and Rasico Touch, Terrae-Calce, and Purometallo®.

Seamless Finish & Microcement Course Offerings:

Luxury Smooth & Textured Fiinishes

Microtopping®, Rasico®, Acquavellum

Architop®, Rasico®, Rasico Touch

Bespoke Training is Available!

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Who are our microcement courses for?

Ideal Work’s micro cement courses are tailored for trade professionals who seek to enhance their expertise and expand their skills. Enhance your service offerings and your earning potential by learning microcement and quality decorative finishes for installation on walls and floors.
Microcement training courses will benefit:

  • Plasterers looking to offer final finishes: Whether you specialise in traditional plastering or drywall finishing, adding microcement to your repertoire allows you to provide modern, seamless finishes to your clients.
  • Venetian Plasterers looking to extend their skill base: If you’re skilled in the art of Venetian plaster, our course will build on your existing knowledge, introducing you to the unique characteristics and application techniques of microcement and our superior limestone products.
  • Tadelakt installers looking for problem-free alternatives: Our course offers Tadelakt installers an alternative that provides similar aesthetic benefits with easier application and maintenance, and improved client satisfaction.
  • Decorators looking to expand their design options: For decorators seeking to offer contemporary, minimalist designs, training to learn microcement techniques opens up a world of possibilities for creating sleek, seamless surfaces.
  • Floor layers looking to enter the expanding seamless finishes market: With the demand for seamless flooring solutions on the rise, floor layers can tap into this lucrative market by mastering the application of microcement.
  • Concrete installers looking to take advantage of the micro-concrete market: Microcement offers concrete installers a versatile, lightweight alternative with similar visual appeal, ideal for both interior and exterior applications. Our power-trowelled systems are ideal for any concrete installer.
  • Tradespeople looking to offer sustainable options to their customers: Microcement is an eco-friendly option, making it attractive to tradespeople who prioritize sustainability in their work.

No matter your background, our courses provide the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in the microcement industry. Join us and unlock the potential of seamless finishes! Contact us to enroll in our decorative finishes and microcement courses and take your skills to the next level!

What should I expect from a quality microcement course?

Participants in our microcement courses can expect a comprehensive training experience that equips you with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the industry. With Ideal Work decorative finishes and microcement training, you’ll learn techniques that not only result in high-quality finishes but also translate into high earnings.

Our courses focus on the installation of easy-to-use, high-value products known for their excellent performance and sustainability credentials, including certifications like BREEAM, LEED, and NBS registration. We provide all products fully certified, ensuring peace of mind for both installers and clients. Moreover, our expert instructors offer ongoing technical support, both remotely and on-site, ensuring you’re never left without assistance.

Additionally, our training includes strategies for lead generation and job referrals, as well as extensive marketing support. Participants receive high-quality marketing materials, including samples—both standard and bespoke — to showcase the products to your clients. With us, you’ll find a one-stop-shop for everything you need, from products to tools and equipment, to excel in the decorative finishes and Microcement industry.

Ideal Work’s Microcement Course Benefits:

  • High earnings for motivated installers
  • Easy to install, high-value products
  • Excellent product performance
  • Fully certified products
  • Sustainability credentials (BREEAM, LEED)
  • NBS registered
  • Expert technical support
  • On-site technical assistance
  • Lead creation and job referrals
  • High-quality marketing materials & support
  • Microcement samples (standard and bespoke)
  • A one-stop-shop for products, tools and equipment

Microcement training general information

Each Ideal Work training course includes:

  • Hands on practical training for the applicable systems
  • Technical, marketing and commercial training
  • A sample and catalogue pack and elegant presentation box
    (1 box per company attending, maximum of 3 people per company except for Bespoke Courses)
  • Reception with coffee and pastries
  • Group lunch and evening meal
  • Option for on-site technical assistance (pricing varies)

Hands-on practical training:

Ideal Work UK offers top-notch, hands-on, practical training for seamless decorative finishes and microcement courses in the UK, covering the installation of all Ideal Work products. Our in-house training team, with over 20 years’ on-site experience, conducts these courses. We provide expert advice and guidance to answer all your questions as you work through the separate processes of each system, from mesh & epoxy through to sealers.

We prioritize comprehensive assistance, ensuring both our technical and sales teams are fully trained on our systems, including technical requirements and pricing (both material and installation). You’ll always find someone ready to assist you.

You will leave our courses with the confidence to install the systems covered in your course as well as an overview of the other Ideal Work systems available. Additionally, we offer on-site assistance during your initial applications, allowing you to learn and get expert advice in real-world situations. Our team will work alongside you, providing support with troweling, sanding, vacuuming, and more. Costs for this assistance vary based on your needs and location in the UK or abroad. You’ll also have access to our equipment, including larger machines, grinders, sanding machines, industrial vacuums, and power trowels, giving you a hands-on understanding of the installation processes before making equipment investments.

Technical, marketing & commercial training:

With years of experience in our in-house installation service, we have a complete understanding of the life of a microcement installer. Our focus goes beyond your role as an applicator; we see you as a business professional operating within the high-end design industry. Our microcement installer courses and decorative finishes trainings take a holistic approach to you, your business, and your success with our products, ensuring quality delivery and profitability. Our comprehensive courses cover technical, marketing, and commercial aspects, providing you with all the tools you need for success. Courses include:

  • Detailed information about substrate assessment, on site issues, choice of sealers etc
  • How to market our finishes to establish a regular and profitable work pipeline
  • Systems pricing and how this relates to material costs as well as installation schedule
  • Installation terms and conditions
  • Discussion on warranties
  • Lead generation and how to convert leads into paid-for business!
  • CRM and how to keep track of your enquiries
  • Understanding design and performance criteria, so that you can best advise your clients on the many choices available to them from the Ideal Work range.

Overnight stays: to guarantee the quality of your experience with us we will provide you with recommendations and advantageous rates at local hotels specially selected by us. Contact us for more information.

Our UK Microcement Training Facility

Located in the heart of the Sussex countryside, our premises at the Swallow Business Park in Lower Dicker offer a wonderful retreat from your daily life to delve into the lucrative world of Ideal Work decorative finishes. You will be welcomed with coffee and pastries while being introduced to the Ideal Work team and your fellow participants.

The Technical, Marketing and Commercial training will be held in our Sustainability Room, while the Practical Training will take place in our dedicated training area which offers a spacious and light-filled environment.

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Microcement Course Training FAQs

+What is microcement?

Microcement, also known as micro-concrete, is a versatile material applied to surfaces to create smooth, durable finishes.

+Who are microcement courses for?

Our courses are tailored for trade professionals looking to enhance their skills in microcement installation.

+What can I expect from microcement training?

You'll learn techniques for seamless finishes, including polished concrete and textured decorative techniques. We offer trainings for both wall and floor applications.

+What are the benefits of microcement training?

Participants can expect high earnings once they learn microcement applications. Courses include training for quality installation of high-value products, and expert technical support.

+Do your microcement courses cover interior and exterior applications?

Yes, our training covers both interior and exterior applications of microcement.

+Are your products environmentally friendly?

Yes, our microcement products have excellent sustainability credentials, including certifications like BREEAM and LEED.

+What sets your microcement courses apart?

Our courses take a holistic approach, focusing not only on technical skills but also on business aspects like marketing and profitability.

+Is on-site assistance available for microcement course participants?

Yes, our team offers on-site technical assistance during your initial installs to help you apply what you've learned and provide the best possible quality microcement applications.

+Where are your uk microcement training facilities located?

Our training facility is in the heart of the Sussex countryside, providing a peaceful environment for learning.

+What does microcement training involve?

Microcement training covers hands-on application techniques, surface preparation, product selection, and troubleshooting.

+How long are the microcement courses?

Course lengths vary, but are typically two days, depending on the level of detail covered. Bespoke training is also available.

+Do I need any prior experience to take the course?

No prior experience is required, although some basic knowledge of construction or finishing trades may be helpful.

+What materials and equipment do I need for the course?

All necessary materials and equipment are provided during the training. Participants are only required to bring appropriate clothing and footwear.

+Will I learn about marketing and business aspects of microcement installation?

Yes, our courses cover marketing strategies, pricing, client management, and other business-related topics to help you succeed in the industry.

+Do you offer ongoing support after completing the course?

Yes, participants receive access to ongoing technical support and resources to assist them in their microcement installation projects.