heavy equipment operationS TECHNICIAN  

1200 Hours / 40 WEEKS                          
PELL ELIGIBLE
Program #T440200                                                           
CIP #0649.020201


DESCRIPTION:

This training program will prepare students for employment in the construction field as Heavy Equipment Operators. The content includes, but is not limited to, communication, employability and leadership skills; human relations; safe and efficient work practices; and skills to operate and maintain a variety of heavy equipment.

 

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION:

Operate one or several types of power construction equipment, such as motor graders, bulldozers, scrapers, compressors, pumps, shovels, tractors, or front-end loaders to excavate, move, and grade earth, or pour concrete or other hard surface pavement. May repair and maintain equipment in addition to other duties. Excludes *"Crane and Tower Operators" and "Extraction Workers".

Heavy Equipment Operations Technician
AGE16 OR OLDER
DIPLOMAN/A
BASIC SKILLSMATH 8.0LANGUAGE 8.0READING 8.0

 

INDUSTRY CERTIFICATION

  • NCCER Heavy Equipment Operations - Level 1, 2 & 3 
  • NCCER Level Exam Fee - Initial Fee $24.95 w/$2.95 retake fee

other testing fees may apply 

SALARY RANGE:
Advisory Salary Range$30,000-$80,000 
Florida Panhandle$23,160 - $43,900 
PH Average$32,940 
State Average$34,300 
National Average$42,500 

  
Completion RatePlacement RateCertification
100%86%50%