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Heavy Equipment and Trucking Certificate

Heavy Equipment and Trucking Certificate: CC

Department: School of Applied Sciences, Technology and Education (ASTE)
College: College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

The Heavy Equipment and Trucking program is open-entry/open-exit, which is designed so students can enter when convenient for them.

Skills are competency-based meaning a skill must be mastered before advancing on to the next skill. The program emphasizes hands-on training with support classes directly related to training.

Students interested in obtaining the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) can register for the Trucking program at any time on an open-entry/open-exit basis. 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.

* The Price Campus HETR program follows an open-entry, open-exit schedule.

* The Blanding Campus HETR program follows a traditional semester schedule.

Career Options:

  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Trucking

Select degrees and programs are not available at all Utah State University locations. Please contact a Statewide Campuses advisor to verify program availability.

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