Industry certification, Associate's degree, Community college certification, Employment
Method of Delivery
Hybrid or blended
Instructional Program (CIP)
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.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
5045 - Southeast
Name of Credential
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.
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?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$2,605.00 Certification and academic enhancement, computer lab, technology infrastructure, facility, student success, deferred maintenance, parking, and assessment fees.
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost