The AIS heavy equipment technical institute's Operator Training program provides extensive in-the-seat training. experienced and certified faculty guide you as you learn what it takes to be a heavy construction equipment operator.

We offer both a six week and a ten week National Center for Construction Education and Research Operator Certificate (NCCER) Programs. www.nccer.org

If you are looking to learn about specific pieces of equipment, we also offer Individualized Equipment Training, which ranges from one to five days.

The Institute is currently able to accept tuition payments through the Veteran's Administration, Michigan Works!, Michigan Rehabilitation Services and Native American Tribal Tuition Services. 

OPERATOR CLASS DESCRIPTIONS:

HCEO 110: 10-Week Heavy Equipment Operator Program

  • In this program, you will learn how to inspect, maintain and operate bulldozers, backhoes, excavators, wheel loaders, off-road dump trucks, skid steers, and rough terrain and warehouse forklifts. certifications available

  • In addition to machine certifications, student will also receive First Aid, CPR and osha 10-hour certification Training

COST: $10,000

HCEO 106: 6-Week Heavy Equipment Operator Program

  • In this program, you will learn how to inspect, maintain and operate: backhoes, wheel loaders, mini-excavators, skid steers, and rough terrain and warehouse forklifts. certifications available

  • In addition to machine certifications, student will also receive First Aid, CPR and osha 10-hour certification Training

COST: $6,000  

2019-20 Heavy Construction Equipment Operator Program

Training Schedule

 Classes are Monday thru Thursday

7:30AM to 5:00PM

Training Schedule

Classes are Monday thru Thursday

7:30AM to 5:00PM

FALL SESSION - 2019

HCEO 106: SIX Week Course: September 9, 2019 to October 17, 2019

HCEO 110: TEN Week Course: September 9, 2019 to November 14, 2019

SPRING SESSION - 2020

HCEO 106: SIX Week Course: April 13, 2020 to May 21, 2020

HCEO 110: TEN Week Course: April 13, 2020 to June 18, 2020

SUMMER SESSION - 2020

HCEO 106: SIX Week Course: June 22, 2020 to July 30, 2020

HCEO 110: TEN Week Course: June 22, 2020 to August 27, 2020