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Next Certificate Program Start: 06/06/2022
Next Associate Degree Program Start: 07/05/2022


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Making a decision about how to spend the rest of your life is daunting. That is probably why we see so many students struggling to make a final decision regarding their career path. At Heavy Equipment Colleges of America, we understand how daunting this decision can be. We have a great solution paired with excellent training programs that can help you get through school and into the workforce quickly. We can help bring out your full potential and help you become a candidate who stands out from the rest.

Briefly stated, focused training with Heavy Equipment Colleges of America will help prepare you with the skills, knowledge, and credentials needed to get a job. But that’s only the beginning. Let’s take a look at some of the reasons why our curriculum, educational environment and programs are tailored to help you succeed.

Multiple Locations

Sometimes you just want to learn closer to home. We understand. That is one of the reasons why we have set up multiple across the United States. We aim to help provide an education to students across the country at the following:

Heavy Equipment Colleges of America is proud to have built a strong presence in a variety of regions. If you are looking for excellent training by experienced professionals, consider taking a look at our different locations and finding the one nearest you.

Education Centered Around You

Heavy Equipment Colleges of America believes education should be tailored to suit our students. We work hard to ensure that our programs are designed in a way that fits the common needs that our students display. If something clearly isn’t working, we’ll take an objective look at the issue and come up with a solution that better suits our learning environment. If you want an education meant to help you learn in a positive environment that promotes hard work, then Heavy Equipment Colleges of America has the perfect programs for you.

Valuable Experience

It can be difficult to achieve a balance between practical experience and textbook knowledge when it comes to a skilled trade training course. At Heavy Equipment Colleges of America, we have carefully designed our programs to give students a valuable mixture of hands-on education along with academic discussions and lessons. We very much believe in ensuring that this balance is implemented at each of our locations and that it is carefully maintained.

Affordable Education and Funding Options

Education can be an expensive endeavor. Oftentimes, this can be an obstacle for many students, especially those who are working to support themselves through their studies. That’s why we offer different payment options for students. 

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Qualified Instruction

Our instructors are experienced professionals with the practical and academic experience to back up their instruction. They know what they are talking about and are able to better predict the kinds of skills you will need to develop to land a steady job.

Accelerated Learning

Finally, keep in mind that we offer accelerated classes designed to get you from the classroom to the workplace in as little as three weeks!

Are you interested in learning more about Heavy Equipment Colleges of America? If so, do not hesitate to reach out to our locations and set up a visit! Begin your journey to a new career today.


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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. ( Access all Catalogs, Student Performance Fact Sheets and Brochures here.

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Heavy Equipment Colleges of America cannot guarantee employment or career advancement or any particular earnings or salary.

OKLAHOMA LOCATION ONLY: This school has a Certificate of Approval from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The TWC-assigned school number is: S2698 . The school’s programs are approved by TWC, as well as Accrediting Commission of Careers Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). 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

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.