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Heavy Equipment/CDL A Operator

The Heavy Equipment Operator/ CDL A Operator program is designed to teach heavy equipment operation and related subject matter. Students will learn to operate several pieces of equipment by use of simulators and hands-on training and will earn their CDL Class A Operator's License. This program instructs students in safety on the job including SafeLandUSA Basic Certification, OSHA 10 Hour Certification, CPR, First Aid, and excavation & trenching safety. The student will be prepared for a number of entry level positions in the high paying fields of construction and energy exploration.


What can I do when I graduate?
  • Dump Truck Driver
  • Excavator Operator
  • Skidsteer Operator
  • Forklift Operator
  • Dozer Operator
  • Backhoe Operator
What would I do in this class?
  • Safety
  • First Aid and CPR
  • SafeLandUSA Basic Certification
  • Simulator Training
  • Operator Training
  • CDL Training
  • GPS Training
What can I do with further training?
  • Supervisor
  • Owner/Operator
  • Equipment Mechanic

Program Quick Facts

Books used in this class which are already included in fees

Class TimeClass DurationTotal Cost
Don Young /
Branden Irwin    
M, T, W, TH
2:30 pm-8:30 pm
August 21, 2024
thru May 2025
Tuition:     $6,750
Lab Fees: $6,230

Total:       $12,980

 (pending approval)

Uniform requirements

Flame Resistant Clothing
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