Heavy Equipment Operator (Contract Service Only)

This 21- week program is designed to reduce the skills gap and help operators secure or renew their heavy equipment operator technician certificate. It is designed for employers seeking to train their staff and review proper safety practices.

Heavy Equipment Operator Technician is offered in groups, with a minimum of four people per group. This training program includes a selection of useful industry-specific modules, depending on the specific employment area, scope, and details of employee tasks as well as job performance and safety requirements. The following fundamental modules can be included with the core modules:

  • Heavy Equipment Operator Technician Basics

Optimum employer training

A business grows and profits when new employees have the needed entry-level training, skills, and knowledge to do the job. This program provides an excellent opportunity to meet the staffing needs of employers and serves as employment readiness preparation for the participants.

Course Duration:

420 hours

21 Weeks (Full-Time)


Domestic Students

Tuition: CAD 16,000

The Heavy Equipment Operator Technician Certificate program was reviewed and approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.