HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATIONS

HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATIONS

The Heavy Equipment Operations program covers a variety of pathways for students. As the most popular elective for our students, we've transitioned the elective to be a full-time program course. Students will learn to use and maintain a wide range of equipment, and understand why and how to create landscapes that will support great structures. The opportunities are very broad within this field and students could find themselves working in a variety of work environments that truly make a difference.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Learn the fundamentals of Outdoor Power Equipment

  • Operate earth-moving equipment under actual working conditions.

  • Service, troubleshoot, and repair diesel and gas machinery, equipment.

  • Utilize modern heavy construction equipment for a variety of projects.

  • Work on hydraulics, electronic systems, and fuel systems.

  • Learn and implement business management and entrepreneurship skills.

YOUR COURSES

Year One 

  • Courses coming soon.

Year Two 

  • Courses coming soon.

CHRISTIAN

YOUR PATHWAY TO SUCCESS

Whatever your pathway, whether it's employment, enrollment, or enlistment, the Heavy Equipment Operations program will provide you the opportunities to reach your goals through valued industry certifications, exposure to our college partners, and taking advantage of our Work-Based Learning program. Our graduates go on to become operators, shop managers, or business owners.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • NCCER Level One Heavy Equipment Operation

  • NCCER Core

  • Forklift Certification

  • Manlift Certification

  • 10-hour OSHA

COLLEGE PARTNERS

  • Clark State College

  • Columbus State Community College

  • Hocking College 

  • OSU ATI

INSTRUCTOR

Cole Carpenter
ccarpenter@ohiohipoint.com
937-599-3010 ext. 1374

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