Construction Equipment Training 240 Hours / HE204

Start Date Time Where DetailsApplication Fee
4/16/2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Palmer, AK 4/16/18 to 5/24/18. Four, ten hour days. Apply Now $25.00

Program Description

Students will be trained on various pieces of equipment and ancillary subjects using NCCER curriculum. A written test and practical evaluation will be conduced for each module. Students will have up to 120 hours on equipment prior to testing. Training equipment includes but is not limited to: loader (with various attachments) dozer, excavator, skid steer, backhoe, forklift, and end dump. Training consists of both classroom and outside lab instruction. Over 50% of this program is spent on practical application. 

  • Grades / Site Layout
  • Front End Loader with Forks
  • Trenching & Shoring
  • Loader
  • Dozer
  • Excavator
  • Skid Steer
  • Backhoe
  • End Dump

Certifications or Certificates

Graduates who successfully complete the course have the opportunity to earn the following certifications or certificates.
  • NIT Heavy Equipment Certifications for Loader, Dozer, Excavator, Skid Steer, Backhoe, End Dump (includes NCCER submission)
  • NCCER Construction Site Safety Orientation
  • Front End Loader with Forks
  • Trenching & Shoring
  • NIT Certificate of Completion
Length of Program
  • 240 Hours (Homework Required)
Format of Program
  • 6 Weeks (4 days per week, 10 hours each day)
  • Conducted at the Main Campus in Palmer, Alaska
Prerequisites for Enrollment
  • 18 Years of Age
  • Social Security Card
  • State Issued Photo ID or Driver's License
  • Pre-Participation Physical
  • DOT Equivalent Drug Test (If accepted, test can be done no more than 10 days before class begins)
  • Steel Toed Boots
Upcoming CoursesCourse Cost: 

It is the applicant's responsibility to secure funding or provide payment for tuition and any training related costs. Additional costs not included in this price are, but not limited to: drug test and physicals, transportation, room and board, child care, etc.