Construction and Earthmoving Equipment Operator

Advisory Committee

 

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Heavy Equipment students are trained to operate and/or maintain heavy equipment. Students learn how to maneuver and operate heavy equipment on computerized simulators as well as on actual backhoes, skid-steers, excavators and bulldozers. In addition, students learn to operate rollers, tractors, earthmovers, extended-hoes, graders, dump trucks, and rubber-tired loaders. Curriculum includes knowledge of safety and preventative maintenance, surveying, road construction, and basic earthwork construction.

 

 

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 Career Opportunities

Heavy Highway Operator
Excavation Specialist
Home-Site Specialist

 

Instructor

Alex Keller

akeller@nafcs.k12.in.us