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Master the Art of Hempcrete Construction 

At 8th Fire Innovations, we believe in the power of education to drive innovation. Our courses are designed to empower you with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to excel in the world of hempcrete construction. 

Whether you're a DIY enthusiast, a professional builder, or an entrepreneur looking to make a positive impact, our courses provide the foundation you need to thrive.

Explore our world of learning, where you'll discover comprehensive programs designed to help you master the art of hempcrete building, or reach the next level in the industry.

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PRACTICAL LEARNING: Our workshops are not just about theory; they're about digging your hands right into it! You'll have the opportunity to work with hempcrete, gaining practical experience and skills that are essential for building with this material.


EXPERT GUIDANCE: We’ll guide you through every step of the construction process. Learn the best practices, up-to-date techniques, and industry insights from experienced professionals who are eco-conscious, ethical and resourceful.

TEAM COLLABORATION: Sustainability is not just an individual effort; it's a collective movement. Our workshops encourage collaboration and community building. Connect with like-minded individuals who share your passion for a greener, healthier future.


COMPREHENSIVE KNOWLEDGE: Whether you're interested in hempcrete's thermal properties, structural benefits, or sustainability advantages, our workshops cover a wide range of topics. You'll gain a holistic understanding of hempcrete and its many applications, but we don’t stop there: the industry of resource-efficient building is vast, and a workshop wouldn’t be complete without exploring renewability as a whole. 


INSPIRATION & CREATIVITY: Building with hempcrete is not just about construction; it's about creating spaces that are in harmony with nature. Our workshops encourage creativity and innovative thinking. Explore new design possibilities and discover how hempcrete can enhance the aesthetics of your projects.

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Discover the art and science of hempcrete through immersive, practical training. Whether you're a seasoned builder looking to expand your skill set and qualifications, or a curious individual eager to learn, our workshops provide a dynamic learning experience.

CAST-IN-PLACE: Delve into the art and science of creating resilient structures using hempcrete. Gain practical insights and learn the technical aspects of formulating hempcrete, exploring the various recipes that can be used for different applications. 

BLOCKS: These workshops become more than educational experiences—they offer opportunities to contribute to a greener and more sustainable future. Learn the best practices, tips, and tricks for installation of our most convenient and efficient hempcrete solution. Become a certified installer as we connect the blocks. Grow with us if you will!

CUSTOM WORKSHOPS: Looking for something specific? We offer custom workshops  and training clinics to meet your needs.

Meet your teacher

Dion Lefebvre

Your instructor, brings a wealth of practical experience and passion to every course. With over a decade of hands-on involvement in the hempcrete industry, Dion is not just an educator but a trailblazer in sustainable building practices. His journey, marked by the construction of the world's first portable hempcrete house in 2011, has made him a respected, world-renowned expert in the field.

Dion's teaching philosophy revolves around fostering a collaborative and engaging learning environment. Through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical insights gained from numerous successful projects, he empowers students to grasp the intricacies of hempcrete construction. Dion's commitment to innovation and his dedication to sharing the transformative potential of hempcrete make him an invaluable guide for those embarking on their journey in sustainable construction. Join Dion in our courses and unlock the secrets to building a greener, more sustainable future.

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We're passionate about sharing knowledge, inspiring change, and building a community of like-minded people who are committed to a more sustainable future. 

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