Become a heavy equipment operator and earn two industry recognized credentials. The Heavy Equipment Operator Level 1 program was developed to meet the growing employment demands for equipment operators. The two co-requisite classes serve as entry level training for Heavy Equipment Operator jobs. Students will learn the following content in a self-paced, web-based learning system: orientation to construction trades, basic use of hand and power tools and safety on the job.
Must take the two classes at the same time (co-requisites):
- Heavy Equipment Operator - Core Skills
- Heavy Equipment Operator Level 1
Prerequisites: Must be 18 years of age upon program completion and have an understanding of computers (used for class) and basic math.
Special Notice:*Students will have 16 weeks to complete all of the requirements of the class: online learning and tests, simulator logged time and sessions, performance standards and exams.
*All students not funded for the training by their employer will be required to participate in one scheduled session of interviews with companies participating in the guaranteed interview process.