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Train to become a Heavy Equipment Operator in the Fast-Growing Construction Field

Construction is the largest service industry in the United States, 50153294346__96e11902-9c1c-4aff-9226-20a26cd189cdand it is growing fast, with more roads, houses, apartments, and office buildings being built every day – and plenty more on the drawing boards. Contractors and construction firms have a constant need for qualified heavy-equipment operators, to help build all these highways and structures. Heavy equipment operators and small earth-moving contractors also work in the utilities industry, including telephone, electric, gas, and water companies.

There is no more important occupation in the United States than the heavy equipment operator. Without these people, we would have very limited roads, dams, bridges, housing, flood control, and very little mining, land clearing, conservation, landscaping, reclamation, land filling, logging, or pipelines.

National Training, Inc.’s Heavy Equipment Operator School will train you on four types of heavy equipment, qualifying you for a great job.

The opportunities in this field are excellent for properly trained individuals. Demand for qualified heavy equipment operators shows strong, consistent growth. For qualified operators, this means job security, diverse employment opportunities, great benefits, retirement plans and steady compensation.

RESIDENT TRAINING HOURS BREAKDOWN 4 WEEKS (TOTAL 208 HOURS)

Classroom Lessons and Descriptions

Orientation 2
Introduction to Earthmoving 3.5
Loaders 6
Backhoes 8
Dozers 8
Excavators 8
Heavy Equipment Safety 7.5
Grades, Part One 10
Site Work 14
Job Placement Assistance 4
Class Graduation and Exit Interview 1
Total Classroom Theory 72
   
HANDS ON EQUIPMENT PROJECTS AND EXCERCISES Equipment Projects will utilize bulldozers, loaders, backhoes, and excavators.  
Loaders – Performance Tasks 18
Backhoes – Performance Tasks 34
Dozers – Performance Tasks 34
Excavators – Performance Tasks 34
Heavy Equipment Safety – Performance Tasks 2
Grades, Part One – Performance Tasks 6
Site Work – Performance Tasks 8
Total hands on equipment projects and exercises 136
TOTAL TRAINING HOURS 208

Complete details of this course are contained in our Heavy Now Program Catalog. You can  download a PDF version of it by clicking here.

 

HEAVY EQUIPMENT CLASS SCHEDULE:

October 12, 2020                                 November 6, 2020

November 9, 2020                                 December 4, 2020

December 1,2020                                   December 24,2020

January 4,2021                                     January 29,2021

February 01,2021                                      February 26,2021

March 01,2021                                        March 26,2021

March 29,2021                                      April 23, 2021

April 26,2021                                         May 21,2021

May 24,2021                                           June 18,2021

June 21,2021                                         June 16,2021     

July 19,2021                                          August 13,2021

August 16,2021                                      September 10,2021

September 13,2021                                 October 8,2021

October 11,2021                                      November 5,2021

November 8,2021                                  December 3,2021

November 29,2021                                December 24,2021