Heavy Equipment Colleges of America

Created to help ensure a first-rate education for individuals interested in learning the skilled trade of heavy equipment operation, Heavy Equipment Colleges of America in Washington. HEC has been named an approved testing site by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO). You can enroll in our programs with confidence and rest assured knowing we will provide you with one of the best educations around.

Our Washington campus is one of a number of our campuses across the United States. Our sister schools include:

  Programs Offered

We believe in ensuring that our students are well prepared for their future careers, and that includes hands-on experience as well as textbook education. To that end, our program is a mix between practical application and classroom discussion that promotes a deep comprehension of the subject matter. The program that we are proud to offer to our students includes:

Once you’ve finished your classroom and skill training at Heavy Equipment College of Washington, you will be ready to apply for many different jobs in construction, as well as its aggregate industries. This includes:

  • Road Construction
  • Road Construction
  • Residential and Commercial Construction
  • Crane Operation
  • Airport Construction
  • Railroad


Interested in learning more about our program? Schedule a visit to our campus and see for yourself the kind of learning experience 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 campus, contact us today! Our admissions team is always happy to help answer your questions and provide guidance wherever possible.

Contact Information:

Heavy Equipment Colleges of America – Washington
4701 McChord Drive SW
Lakewood, WA 98499

(800) 536-1503