2.20 Retaining Wall Workshop (1 Day, Outdoor): July 18, 2020 (Dummerston, VT)


  • 2.20 Retaining wall workshop (7-18-2020)
    July 18, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    - 1-day workshop attendance

Participants will learn how to maximize strength for a retaining wall while following the basic rules. Foundations, drainage, perforated pipe, filter fabric, geo-textiles and more are all discussed or demonstrated. This workshop is intended to give you the information to make wise decisions on your own projects. It is well suited for both homeowners and contractors. PREREQUISITE:  any 1.00 level course, or 2.10, or 2.13

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2.13 Contractors Intro (1-Day): July 17, 2020 (Dummerston VT)


  • 2.13 Contractors Intro - July 17, 2020
    July 17, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This workshop is perfect for the landscape contractor interested in starting to build dry stone walls, or expand that line of work. In addition to the hands on building of a wall, there will be discussions of good work practices, pricing walls, proper foundations, etc.

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2.90/3.90/4.90 (Rescheduled) Certification Test Day: Friday, Sept. 18, 2020 (Dummerston, VT)


  • Rescheduled Certification Test: Friday, 9-18-2020
    September 18, 2020
    8:15 am - 6:30 pm
    - 1 Day attendance

Testing Levels Initial, Intermediate and Advanced (Part B). Friday, September 18, 2020. NOTE: You must hold the previous level certification to sign up for any test above level 1. THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, August 7th! NO LATE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

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Cancelled: 2.90/3.90/4.90 Fall Certification Test Day: Friday, Sept. 25, 2020 (Dummerston, VT)


  • Fall Certification Test: Friday (9/25/2020) Dummerston
    April 1, 2020
    8:15 am - 6:30 pm
    - 1 Day attendance

Testing Levels Initial, Intermediate and Advanced (Part B). Friday, May 3, 2019. NOTE: You must hold the previous level certification to sign up for any test above level 1. THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE has been exended till, August 14th! NO LATE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

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2.60 Contractors Intensive: (5-Day) – Dec. 7-11, 2020 (Stoneyard)


  • 2.60 Contractors Intensive (5-day) 12-7-11-2020 Stoneyard
    December 7, 2020 - December 11, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    - 5-day workshop

This workshop includes 4 days of training and the Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain (DSWA-GB) Level I (Initial) certification test on the final day. It is perfect for the landscape or masonry contractor interested in starting to build dry stone walls, or expand that line of work, and gain DSWA-GB Certification. Equivalent to a combination of courses 1.20, 2.8, and 2.9 plus much more!

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Cancelled: 2.20 Retaining Wall Workshop (1 Day, Outdoor): Sept. 13, 2020 (Dummerston, VT)


  • 2.20 Retaining wall workshop (9-13-2020)
    April 6, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    - 1-day workshop attendance

Participants will learn how to maximize strength for a retaining wall while following the basic rules. Foundations, drainage, perforated pipe, filter fabric, geo-textiles and more are all discussed or demonstrated. This workshop is intended to give you the information to make wise decisions on your own projects. It is well suited for both homeowners and contractors. PREREQUISITE:  any 1.00 level course, or 2.10, or 2.13

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Postponed: 2.40 Cheek End Workshop (Outdoor) – May. 2 & 3, 2020 (Dummerston, VT)


  • 2.40 Cheek End Workshop (Outdoor) - May. 2 & 3, 2020 (Dummerston, VT)
    April 1, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Whenever your building a wall, sooner or later it must come to an end. A cheek end is the typical way to end a wall. It is also called a wall end, wall head, or square end. Cheek ends are a particular challenge to build well and structurally are the most vulnerable part of a wall, so it is important to get it right.

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Postponed: 2.90/3.90/4.90 Spring Certification Test Day: Friday, May 1, 2020 (Dummerston, VT)


  • Spring Certification Test: Friday, 5-1-2020
    April 1, 2020
    8:15 am - 6:30 pm
    - 1 Day attendance

Testing Levels Initial, Intermediate and Advanced (Part B). Friday, May 1, 2020. NOTE: You must hold the previous level certification to sign up for any test above level 1. THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, March 20th! NO LATE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

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Postponed: 2.20 Retaining Wall Workshop (1 Day, Outdoor): April 19, 2020 (Dummerston, VT)


  • 2.20 Retaining wall workshop (4-19-2020)
    April 1, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    - 1-day workshop attendance

Participants will learn how to maximize strength for a retaining wall while following the basic rules. Foundations, drainage, perforated pipe, filter fabric, geo-textiles and more are all discussed or demonstrated. This workshop is intended to give you the information to make wise decisions on your own projects. It is well suited for both homeowners and contractors. PREREQUISITE:  any 1.00 level course, or 2.10, or 2.13

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