AIA-CES Programs

Midwest Block and Brick focuses on understanding and teaching the best practices surrounding the installation and design of masonry and hardscape systems. To support this educational mission, our well-qualified staff offer the following AIA/CES Programs:

Masonry Courses

Masonry Courses

Topic Learning Units Type
Aesthetic Design with Concrete Masonry 1 Hour HSW
Thermal Performance of Masonry Wall Systems 1 Hour HSW
Masonry Detailing To Prevent Mold & Moisture 1 Hour HSW
Fire Safety with Concrete Masonry Products 1 Hour HSW
Adhered Masonry Veneers (Thin Brick / Thin Stone) System Overview 1 Hour HSW
Crack Control in Concrete Masonry Walls 1 Hour HSW
Concrete Masonry Design and Construction Overview 1 Hour HSW
Thin Clad Stone Designs- Adhered, Veneer, Curtain Wall and Back Drained, Ventilated Rain Screen Wall Systems 1 Hour HSW
Next Generation Concrete Masonry Construction 1 Hour HSW

Hardscape Courses

Hardscape Courses

Topic Learning Units Type
Construction Process of Segmental Retaining Walls 1 Hour HSW
Sustainable Hardscape Design: LEED 1 Hour HSW
Permeable Concrete Pavement Systems: A Low Impact Development Strategy 1 Hour HSW
Modular Storm Water Detention Systems: A Low Impact Development Strategy 1 Hour HSW

In addition to the programs listed, throughout the year we host “Hands On” demos focusing on specific product applications. For a listing of upcoming programs or to schedule a program for your office staff, contact us. Contact: Mark Wilhelms