Heavy Equipment Operator Apprenticeship

Heavy Equipment Operator AGC Apprenticeship Classroom Curriculum

COURSE CONTENT – This instruction is subject to change and shall include, but not be limited to:

Level I ……………………………………… 144 Hours

Orientation to the Trade
Heavy Equipment Safety
Identification of Heavy Equipment
Basic Operational Techniques
Utility Tractors
Introduction to Earth Moving
Grades

 

Level II ……………………………………… 144 Hours

Rough Terrain Forklifts
On-Road Dump Trucks
Excavation Math
Interpretation Civil Drawings
Site Work
Soils
Skid Steers
Loaders
Scrapers

 

Level III ……………………………………… 144 Hours  

Finishing and Grading
Compaction Equipment
Backhoes
Off Road Dump Trucks
Dozers
Excavators
Motor Graders