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Heavy Equipment

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Associate's degree, Community college certification, Employment

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation. 490202

Description

Using The National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) curriculum, students are awarded national NCCER certifications upon successful completion of program. Students can also receive OSHA-10 Hour certifications, Forklift certification, American Heart Assn. CPR/First certification and a Tech. 


Students successfully completing the Heavy Equipment program will:


1. Demonstrate the safe, efficient operation of conventional heavy equipment at the basic level according to NCCER standards.


2. Successfully obtain Heavy Equipment Operations certification from NCCER.


3. Perform appropriately the skills necessary to obtain employment in the field of Heavy Equipment Operations.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

38

Hours

42

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

UAM COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY - MCGEHEE

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Warren

Local WIB

5045 - Southeast

Name of Credential

Technical Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Most all students qualify for federal and state financial aid programs that require little to no out-of-pocket cost to the student. Such aid programs include Pell grant, Arkansas Academic Challenge, AR Futures Grant, Workforce Investment, and more. 

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - National Center for Construction Education and Res

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

Yes

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$1,300.00

In-State/District Tuition

$3,790.50

Other Fees

$2,605.00 Certification and academic enhancement, computer lab, technology infrastructure, facility, student success, deferred maintenance, parking, and assessment fees.

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$4,630.50

Total In-State Program Cost

$7,695.50

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$8,535.50

Demand Occupation(s)

53-3032.00Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
$18.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

1609 EAST ASH ST, McGehee, Arkansas 71654

Phone Number

(870) 222-5360

Web Address

http://uam-web2.uamont.edu/pdfs/McGehee/2018/Heavy%20Equipment%20TC%20pos.pdf

Last Updated

Apr 20, 2022

Created

Dec 17, 2020

Renewal

Apr 20, 2023