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If you’re looking for a heavy equipment training school in the Pennsylvania and Ohio area–near Youngstown, Warren, and Beaver Falls–you’re in luck! The New Castle School of Trades offers quality heavy equipment operator training.
Continue reading to learn more about our training program. You’ll also find information about the diploma you’ll earn and how the classes will help you earn qualifications necessary to take on this career.
Have you already decided that heavy equipment operator training is the right educational path for you?
Then give one of our admission representatives a call at (800) 837-8299 and we’ll be happy to guide you through our enrollment process.
A career in the heavy equipment field requires that you learn how to operate industrial grade and commercial vehicles safely. Our program teaches the skills of:
NCST’s heavy equipment training school curriculum is a 33-week diploma program (it’s just eight months long!) and will ensure that you learn proper driver safety techniques, how to maneuver a trailer and how to “read” a site plan. You’ll also learn basic rigging skills. You can also take our weekend 46.5-week (twelve months) program.
Our program also prepares you to pass the exam you’ll have to take in order to receive your Class A Commercial Driver’s License.
A Heavy Equipment Operator’s salary will depend on a number of factors, including education and experience. NCST will help you to get both with hands-on training that prepares you to be an effective employee day 1 on the job!
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that job growth for “construction equipment operators” will be “average” in the next decade, but that job opportunities overall should be “good” because of the need to fill new openings as well as replace those who retire or otherwise leave. See the Bureau of Labor and Statistics for more specific job outlook information.
NCST has been offering trades training for Pennsylvania and Ohio residents since 1945. We’re well known in the training sector for the quality of our programs and how well we treat our students. We offer you job placement assistance after you finish our program, and we also can help you find the funds to pay for the training via our financial aid services for those who qualify.
As an accredited heavy equipment school in PA, we’re dedicated to seeing our students succeed in their chosen careers. Looking for more information? Find out what courses are included in our heavy equipment training by checking out the program outline.
So don’t wait another minute.
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If you’d like more information about enrolling in heavy equipment training school, give us a call at (800) 837-8299 and one of our admission advisors will be happy to help you. If you’re certain you want to join us, click here to enroll.
Your career in heavy equipment operations is just around the corner. Get on the road to success today!