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Heavy Equipment Operator Level 1

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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: 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.
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Class Details

10 Session(s)
Weekly - Sat


MultipleInstructor :
1.Nathan Carty2.Benjamin Sherman 

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 this grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this: WCG Release Form

VA Ready Eligible Program: VA Ready is a non-profit organization supporting Virginians who commit to training for in-demand jobs. If you are domiciled in Virginia and are looking to increase your skill set by earning a credential for an in-demand job in a high growth sector, you may be eligible to become a VA Ready Scholar and receive a on-time $1,000 Credential Achievement Award. Learn more about VA Ready.



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/9/2023 - 11/11/2023 Weekly - Sat 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM Fredericksburg, FredCAT  Map Benjamin Sherman  ; Nathan Carty 

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