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Heavy Equipment Operator Level 1

ID : 57744   
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Become a heavy equipment operator and earn an industry-recognized credential. The Heavy Equipment Operator program was developed to meet the growing employment demands for equipment operators.
This class serves as the first level of training in the Heavy Equipment Operator program. Students will learn the following content: core craft skills, orientation to the trade, heavy equipment safety, identification of heavy equipment, basic operational techniques, utility tractors, introduction to earthmoving, interpreting civil drawings, and using simulator exercises for equipment basic controls, loading and unloading, excavating, and trenching.  Students receive hands-on training with using simulators, which replicates real-life operating scenarios through rotation-motion platforms and high-resolution 3D displays for excavator and wheel loader equipment.

Class Details

11 Sessions
Weekly - Sat, Sun

Jenkins Hall

(To Be Determined) TBD 

CEUs : 8.8



Please read:  I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving a grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this site: WCG Release Form.



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/13/2021 - 3/20/2021 Weekly -Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Luray, Jenkins Hall  Map (To Be Determined) TBD 

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