Waxed concrete training


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The application of materials such as waxed concretes, decorative coatings and paints requires precise know-how.

A pioneering training organization since 1992, the Ecole des Matières Marius Aurenti has helped thousands of companies in the world of mineral decoration. It is the French benchmark for decorative concrete.

Training modules are based on 40 years' experience in the field. They enable apprentices to join the Marius Aurenti Collective of Qualified Craftsmen, recognized for its excellence.

2-day introductory course to Marius Aurenti waxed concrete

This course, which has been the benchmark for 25 years, is a practical application of the waxed concrete in an ultra-compact module. Intended exclusively for professionals who are new to our materials, it's the essential first step before embarking on a project, covering all the key points. You'll discover Marius Aurenti Waxed Concrete for floor and wall applications, angles... 

Also covered are the different substrates, methods of substrate acceptance, different primers and finishes that are essential to the success of your project. 

Artisan - Formation Béton ciré Marius Aurenti

Detailed training program

Intended for professionals, this training course is the first contact with Marius Aurenti products and allows you to master your first creations.

Introducing waxed concrete

  • The material
  • Supports
  • The primaries
  • Finishes
  • The tools

Practical work

  • Reception of the support and the necessary measuring instruments
  • Primer application according to substrate
  • Mixing waxed concrete, applying the 1st coat
  • Application of Béton ciré 2nd coat and 3rd coat technique and decorative effects.
  • Sanding
  • Finishing treatments according to destination
  • Site acceptance
  • Maintenance
  • Economic, legal and regulatory aspects

Wear appropriate work clothing: coveralls, gloves and safety shoes.


For whom?

Professionals who want to develop their skills and business in decorative concrete.


MA's Rovaltain factory, Valence TGV (26) and Paris region (78).

Contact for further information

Jérôme PIFFERO, training manager at

or contact us via the contact form.

Waxed concrete introductory course calendar (2 days)

December 5 and 6, 2023 - Valence (26)

December 12 and 13, 2023 - Carrières sous Poissy (78)

From November 16, 2023 at 08:30 to November 17, 2023 at 17:30

ZI de St Léonard
56450 THEIX

Objectives :

  • Identify the substrates suitable for waxed concrete, their condition for reception and the appropriate preparations.
  • Learn how to apply waxed concrete in the rooms of your choice: interior floors, terracebathroom.
  • Technical and aesthetic aspects
  • Sharing the experience of 20 years in the field, pitfalls and tips
  • Make yourself a waxed concrete professional

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Living room floor in beige waxed concrete

Further information


Price: €900 incl. VAT (€750 excl. VAT)

2 meals covered during the course.

Private training not eligible for training organizations.

How to register

Contact Jérôme PIFFERO, training manager, on 

Once your application has been validated, a link will be sent to confirm your participation. Your entry will only be taken into account after online payment.

You will receive an invoice once payment has been made.

After the course, you will receive a satisfaction questionnaire and your certificate directly by e-mail.

Contact for further information

Jérôme PIFFERO, training manager at

or contact us via the contact form.

Certificate of qualification for waxed concrete craftsmen - Marius Aurenti

Marius Aurenti qualification course

Reserved for seasoned professionals, this approach involves individual coaching and mentoring from experts in the field.

It leads to the "Entreprise ou Artisan Oualifié Marius Aurenti" qualification - obtained, for example, by thewaxed concrete applicator Sandra Pariettior the creator of concept-flore.

Recognition of our expertise means that we can provide unlimited support for the most accomplished works, and live professionally as part of the brand's Collectif.

40 years of professional experience and thousands of completed projects

Thousands of trainees have been welcomed both in the field and at our training centers, enabling the development of numerous companies in the world of mineral decoration.

The creator of waxed concrete, Marius Aurenti was also the creator of waxed concrete training and remains the benchmark in the field, with 40 years of experience and thousands of projects completed. Top-level training is achieved through the best schools. Join the elite and boost your business!

These training courses take place in all regions of France, and are also open to groups from France and abroad.

Trainee craftsman laying waxed concrete

Vocational training abroad

Marius Aurenti organizes training courses all over the world, particularly in the following countries:

  • Canada
  • United States
  • Senegal
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Croatia
  • Switzerland
  • Belgium
An apprentice polishes waxed concrete in the Marius Aurenti training program

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