- Learn the safety requirements for job sites with emphasis on OSHA requirements.
- Earn your NCCER certification.
- Master operational techniques for the most used pieces of heavy equipment, including utility tractors, Earthmovers, graders, loaders, backhoes, and rough terrain forklifts.
- Gain confidence with math skills for site excavation work, processes for preparing graded surfaces, and Earthmoving techniques.
HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATIONS
This is a one-year program.
Locations: JTED @ STAR, JTED @ Walden Grove
- Grades 11, 12
- Must possess valid Arizona Driver License
- Pre-participation physical required (Taken after March 1, 2017)
- No high school diploma or GED before program completion
Credits: 3/year, Pima Community College dual credit available
JTED @ STAR: T/TH 3:30-7:30 pm + two Saturdays/month 8 am-4 p.m.
JTED @ Walden Grove: M/W 3:30-7:30 pm + two Saturdays/month 8 am-4 p.m.