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Heavy Equipment Operation

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ClassGraphic **NEW** Get the skills necessary to begin an exciting career in Heavy Equipment Operation. The HEO Level 1 curriculum includes: orientation to the trade, heavy equipment safety and identification, basic operational techniques, earth moving and grading. The program includes hands-on training using simulation equipment and certification from National Center for Construction and Education Research (NCCER) for those who complete the training. Interviews with hiring companies will be scheduled for each class. All textbooks included.
This class is being sponsored with public and private support from  the Virginia Foundation for Community College Education, the Stanley Black and Decker fund, the State Council for Higher Education in Virginia, Partners Excavation, Inc., Momentum Earth Works and Frazier Quarry.

Recipients of the free tuition must be qualified Virginia residents.

Email ( or call (540-453-2215) to talk with an advisor who can help get you into a short term training course at BRCC today!

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Class Details

20 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

Plecker Center (Main Campus - P Building)

Marcus Sanders 



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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.

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Registration Closes On
Monday, July 18, 2022 @ 12:00 AM

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Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/18/2022 - 8/12/2022 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM Weyers Cave, Plecker Center (Main Campus - P Building)  Map Marcus Sanders 

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