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We Are Florida’s Best Training School for Heavy Equipment Operators & Truck Drivers

We are Florida’s oldest and most trusted school to offer high-quality heavy equipment operation and Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training for truck driving. National Training, Inc. is a nationally recognized and fully licensed organization.

HEOS enables students to benefit from an affordable training program that complies with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), the State of Florida’s Commission for Independent Education, and NCCER Registered. Our program is approved for the training of veterans (Pending Heavy Now).

Is A Career In Heavy Equipment Right for You?

Take the National Training Inc.’s Heavy Equipment/CDL Career Training Readiness Quiz

This fun online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for.

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Our Graduates

Since 1978 we have successfully graduated over 40,000 students from our school who have become heavy equipment operators or truck drivers in many of the industry’s top companies. Hear what our graduates have to say.

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Course Overview

Our school teaches students the safety and proper operation of bulldozers, articulating loaders, tractor/loader backhoes, excavators, laser survey technology, and laser surveying.

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350 Acre Training Complex

Our 350 acre training complex includes an 8,000 sq. ft. classroom & student services space, student lounge, outdoor patio area, maintenance shop, warehouse, garage and administrative offices.

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A Great Investment in Your Future Earnings Ability

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median average salary for a construction heavy equipment operator in 2020 was $49,100.

Lifetime Job Placement Assistance and Career Services for Graduates

Our school is committed to helping each graduate launch their future. Our Career Services Department assists graduates find positions in which their capabilities will be both used and rewarded.

The National Training Inc. Heavy Now  course  will train you on six types of heavy equipment, qualifying you for a great job.

Construction is the largest service industry in the United States and it is growing fast with more roads, houses, apartments, and office buildings being built every day.  For qualified operators, this means job security, diverse employment opportunities, great benefits, retirement plans and steady compensation.
Whether you’re looking to start a new career or are in the military preparing for your transition to civilian life, National Training, Inc. is here to assist you.


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We’ve Been Training For Over 43 years

Our instructors are the best in the business.

Some of the Many Companies Who Hire Graduates From Our School

National Training Courses

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Heavy Now Course

Heavy Now

In our 4 week Heavy Now course, you will receive heavy equipment training to earn your NCCER registry, including the proper methods for how to safely operate and shutdown heavy equipment, land clearing and leveling, septic and sewer systems, culverts and pipe laying, footers and foundations, landscaping, laser technology, road building and grade stack, and much more. Click here to learn more!



Our CDL Now training program prepares you for truck driving in 4 weeks. We teach you how to drive in different traffic situations carrying different loads, in different geographical conditions, and under different weather conditions. Our highly trained instructors offer both classroom preparation and hands-on training that you need to safely and properly handle trucks and obtain your CDL Class A license. Click here to learn more!

Class B Fleet and Class C CDL

Our Class B Fleet and Class C CDL courses are customized training classes designed for individuals that are wanting to drive straight trucks, buses or vehicles transporting placarded amounts of hazardous materials. Click here to learn more!

CDL Refresher Course

CDL Refresher Course

The CDL Refresher Course is customized training designed for individuals that currently hold a Class A, B or C CDL license and want to refresh their skills as well as those returning to the field. We offer 3 convenient classes tailored to fit your needs. Click here to learn more!

ELDT Course

Fleet Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT)

National Training’s ELDT course is designed specifically for entry-level drivers and ensures they receive the required training and demonstrate proficiency in theory training and behind-the-wheel (BTW) training prior to taking their skills and knowledge tests.  Click here to learn more!

Fleet Driver Training

Fleet Training

National Training specializes in creating custom group training programs tailored to meet the needs of individual companies and their fleet driver training requirements. We will train, re-train or upgrade the skill levels of your current drivers, and we can train them at your facility or ours. Click here to learn more!