Big Loads

From crawler-tractors and backhoes to dump trucks, our Heavy Equipment Operation program will equip you with a basic understanding of fundamental machine function and capabilities as well as apprentice-level skills in the safe operation of heavy equipment. We also promote an awareness of proper machine operation in a construction environment with emphasis on the ability to complete a task assigned verbally or from job plans and grade stakes on the site. 

$46,100

2018 average salary for heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers in Montana

3rd

Of all jobs that require some postsecondary education, those in heavy equipment operation are projected to have the third most growth through 2030

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