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Heavy Equipment Operation

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CourseGraphic 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.HEO Training is simulation based with exposure to basic construction skills and operation methods using text in the classroom portion.

Class Details

19 Session(s)
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

Plecker Center (Main Campus - P Building)

Marcus Sanders 



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Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 05/29/2023)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/22/2023 - 6/16/2023 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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