About Cranes Overview Construction teams use cranes on practically every job site. These heavy-duty machines can lift up to 18 metric tons and reach as
Next Certificate Program Start: 01/18
Next Associate Degree Program Start: Jan 2022
At Heavy Equipment Colleges of America, we offer a range of training programs to prepare you for a career in the heavy equipment industry. Get trained in as little as 3 weeks!
Our Career Services Departments provide nationwide access to career opportunities & job search assistance for students, both during enrollment & after graduation.
Financial restraints shouldn’t keep you from getting the education you need to start a career you are passionate about. Learn more about our financing options for those who qualify.
You can complete your training from HEC in as little as 3 weeks & start working!
Our Career Services team is here to help you with mock interviews, resume building & more!
We have four different locations nationwide so you can train at a school near you!
CALIFORNIA LOCATION ONLY: Heavy Equipment College of America is a private institution approved to operate by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards contained in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (as amended) and Division 7.5 of Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations. (https://www.bppe.ca.gov/). Access all Catalogs, Student Performance Fact Sheets and Brochures here.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is the government agency responsible for determining eligibility for VA education benefits and for authorizing payment for the benefits. If you have questions about the available benefits or your eligibility, please contact our admissions office at 888- 709-5007. You may also visit https://www.gibill.va.gov to learn more about the available benefits through the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Heavy Equipment Colleges of America cannot guarantee employment or career advancement or any particular earnings or salary.
OKLAHOMA LOCATION ONLY: Heavy Equipment Colleges of America has a Certificate of Approval from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The school’s programs are approved by TWC. Students must address their concerns about this school of any of its educational programs by following the grievance process outlined in the school’s catalog. Students dissatisfied with the school’s response to their complaint or who are not able to file a complaint with the school, can file a formal complaint with TWC, as well as with other relevant agencies or accreditors, if applicable. Information on filing a complaint with TWC can be found on TWC’s website at www.texasworkforce.org/careerschoolstudents.
Heavy Equipment Colleges of America endorses the national certification program offered by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) and provides training to prepare candidates for CCO examinations.
*SkillBridge prepares service members for civilian employment through first-class apprenticeships, on-the-job training, job shadowing, internships and employment skills training. Service members are eligible to participate in a SkillBridge up to 180 days prior to separation. To be considered for an open seat in a SkillBridge you must contact the POC at the installation where you want to attend a SkillBridge and submit your commander authorized/signed participation memo in advance of the start date.
WIOA/TAA funded training may be provided only to individuals who qualify for the program and not only if funds are available.
Equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request for individuals with disabilities.
Be sure your employees are certified, licensed and are receiving ongoing training per OSHA’s NEW certification requirements which became effective on November 10, 2018.