Heavy Equipment & Trucking: CC
The Heavy Equipment and Trucking program offers a combination of real hands-on driving, along with classroom sessions to give students a full training experience to prepare them for successful careers in the trucking and heavy equipment industry. Good drivers are in high demand and can expect to earn high wages with excellent benefits.
Students interested in obtaining the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) can register for the Trucking program. The job market is very much in need of qualified drivers with a CDL and truck driving training. There are many trucking companies that have hiring programs for students with these qualifications. A Certificate of Completion in Heavy Equipment and Trucking can be completed in one year.
The Price Campus HETR program follows an open-entry, open-exit schedule.
The Blanding Campus HETR program follows a traditional semester schedule.
General Education Requirements
Written Communications (choose one - 3 cr.)
Math (choose one - 3 or 4 cr.)
Human Relations or Social Science (choose one - 3 cr.)
Heavy Equipment Courses
HETR 1610 - General Maintenance 4 cr.
HETR 1620 - Front End Loader Operation 2 cr.
HETR 1630 - Tractor Loader Backhoe Operation 2 cr.
HETR 1650 - Motor Grader Operation 2 cr.
HETR 1660 - Dozer Operation 2 cr.
Printable Degree Plan: Heavy Equipment & Trucking- CC, Degree Sheet
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Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program.
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