• One of a kind program in MnScu
• Hands on, in the seat training on many types of construction equipment
• High placement rate in an industry with a high demand for trained operators
• Up to date technology
• New students accepted to start in June, August or December
Become part of an industry that continually shapes and changes our physical environment. Imagine operating a piece of heavy equipment working with a crew to build a roadway, lay pipe for your city, or demolish a building to make way for something new. Gain the knowledge and skills to become that operator by attending the Heavy Equipment Operation and Maintenance Program.
Train under knowledgeable faculty to operate dozers, excavators, motor graders, loaders, skid steer, backhoes, haul trucks and more in our 360 acre operation’s site better known as the “sandbox”. Learn by working hands on how to maintain and repair heavy equipment in our up-to-date shop facility. This unique four semester program accepts new students to begin training in June, August and December. Employment opportunities exist nationwide in various areas of the construction industry including highway construction, underground utilities, pipelines and oil fields, mining,
flood control, demolition, mining, logging and with state and local governments.