Next 3-week Program Start: 8/23
Next Associate Degree Program Start: 9/7
Our location in San Bernardino, California aims to serve students in southern California interested in learning more about the heavy equipment operations industry. We are proud to offer different programs targeted to help individuals learn the entry-level skills they need to find a job in this field. Our facility attained the status of approved testing site from the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO). Today, our California location provides an exemplary educational experience to our students and prepares them for their new career.
The Heavy Equipment Colleges of America has three other locations in addition to our San Bernardino, CA location:
Our main goal is always to help our students prepare for a new career in the heavy equipment and crane operations industry. In order to help achieve this goal, we aim to provide you with the knowledge, the skills, and the credentials necessary to find a reliable job with fair compensation. We do this through our programs designed to help you build a solid foundation upon which you can add more advanced skills as your education increases. These programs include:
When you have finished your training education at our facility, you can apply for a variety of jobs. This includes jobs in:
Interested in learning more about our programs? Schedule a visit to our location and see for yourself the kind of learning experiences that we have carefully crafted to ensure our students’ success. You can use the map below to help plan out the most efficient route from your home. For even more information or for clarification about how to find our San Bernardino location, contact us today! Our admissions team is always happy to help answer your questions and provide guidance wherever possible.
Heavy Equipment Colleges of America – California
1955 West 9th St
San Bernardino, CA 92411
This institution 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. You can learn more about BPPE at their website: www.bppe.ca.gov.
You can download a copy of our San Bernardino Location Catalog and Enrollment Agreement here:
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.