To further improve the availability and productivity of cement and lime kilns, we offer a state-of-the-art training in our recently renewed training facility in Leoben, Austria. During a three-day training program, our experienced experts convey specialist knowledge for the installation of refractory bricks and mixes. Besides theoretical basics, it focuses on practical exercises using the most modern equipment on different full-scale models.

Course dates 2024


  • 14.-16.05.2024 (English)
  • 15.-17.10.2024 (English)

Cement (Gunning)

  • 17.-18.09.2024, Divača, Slovenia (English)
  • 12.-13.11.2024, Urmitz, Germany (English)


  • 16.-18.04.2024 (English)
  • 18.-20.06.2024 (English)
Individual training appointments can be arranged on request for eight persons minimum! If you are interested, please contact your responsible sales representative or write an email to
Content details

We are offering two types of courses, tailored to the requirements of the cement or the lime industry. Both courses focus on the theory and practice of the correct installation of refractory materials:

  • Introduction to popular lining methods
  • Assessing the quality of installations
  • Recognizing and avoiding errors
  • Dealing with special lining situations
  • Practical training on full-scale models (rotary kiln with DAT rig, cooler, burner, shaft kiln)
Target group

All levels of plant staff involved with refractories: Shift foremen, technicians, warehousemen, installation teams, refractory champions, engineers and managers (production, process, maintenance, purchasing), plant managers.

Offer details & costs
  • 3-day installation training program
  • Services included:
    • registration fee
    • complete records
    • board and lodging (4*hotel)
    • refractory material for training
    • transfer within the city of Leoben
  • Tuition by RHI Magnesita experts
  • Certificate
  • Max. 15 participants
  • 3.750€ incl. VAT per participant
Slide 1

All participants are obliged to inform themselves about Covid related regulations in Austria and their country of origin. Instructions and measures of both the Austrian government and RHI Magnesita valid at the time of the course must be followed strictly.
For more information on travel restrictions in Austria please visit the homepage of the Austrian Ministry of Health.

Due to the current pandemic, RHI Magnesita reserves the right to cancel or postpone trainings at any time. Registered participants will be informed as early as possible about changes. Course fees already paid will be refunded completely or credited for a participation in a later course. RHI Magnesita is not responsible for any financial loss resulting from a cancellation or postponement.

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