Short Course Registration

Due to COVID-19 regulations, there are no short course registrations. We will post a schedule when available.


About the Short Course

The NBRC Short Course is held twice a hear, in March and again in August. It consists of four days of intensive classroom instruction and hands-on work in the Bishop Materials Laboratory.

Who should attend?

Anyone interested in the technology of manufacturing—from Plant Supervisors to Presidents—will benefit, and the course is also recommended for those employees who want to gain new skills to advance their careers.

What does the course cover?

It’s a combination of lectures on all aspects of brick manufacturing. The talks are reinforced with hands-on testing of raw materials and brick from each attendee’s plant.