Heavy Equipment Colleges of America are private training schools specializing in heavy equipment and crane operation. With seven locations across the country, our facilities provide an education to many students interested in learning more about skilled trades conveniently close to home. HEC has locations in the following states:

  • North Carolina
  • Georgia
  • Tennessee
  • Oklahoma
  • California – San Bernardino
  • California – Ft. Irwin (Location is on a military base and is VETERAN ONLY – Career Skills Program (CSP)*)
  • Washington (Location is on military base and is VETERAN ONLY – Career Skills Program (CSP)*and VA Education Benefits)

Each of our locations is devoted to carefully training students in heavy equipment and crane operation, and aims to give them the skills and knowledge they need to succeed. This has been our goal since the very beginning.

We are proud to offer a wide range of training programs for a variety of heavy equipment and crane operations. Our locations have been named approved testing sites for the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO).

HEC is hard to beat when it comes to providing the most effective possible learning environment tailored to the needs of students. This includes offering things like three week classes, textbook, and instruction. At our locations, you will get your hands dirty and your mind working!

We are committed to being a leading educational institution offering effective training while maintaining a high standard of quality and integrity. We offer our services to the public for the purpose of helping career-transitioning individuals gain stable employment in the heavy equipment and crane industry.

Our commitment is to you and your future, and you can rest assured that we will work with you to ensure you are poised and prepared for success.

Are you interested in learning more about training with HEC? Contact us today for more information.

*The Army’s Career Skills Program (CSP) prepares soldiers for civilian employment through first-class apprenticeships, on-the-job training, job shadowing, internships and employment skills training.