Compressed Earth Block Construction

Do you want to be equipped to build earthen structures that are affordable and can offer a long-term haven from storms, earthquakes and fires in the developing world? Join us for Equip’s Compressed Earth Block Construction course!


Compressed Earth Brick is an appropriate technology which is applicable to meet many needs worldwide. Soil composites are different in various areas of the world. Proper formulation and compaction allows for durable and economical structures from permanent village homes, to churches and schools.

Our course offers hands-on training in site selection, design, and construction of compressed earth structures. We will use the techniques and equipment … Come prepared to get dirty, and leave with the knowledge and experience you'll need to help others build affordable structures in their community.