The construction site can be a most dangerous place to work. Below are the four most common causes of workplace injuries, which have been dubbed the “Fatal Four”:
Furthermore, if you’re interested in a career in construction, safety is important. That’s something the Heavy Equipment Colleges of America take to heart, which is why it’s a point of emphasis in their heavy equipment training programs. To learn more or to find a campus near you, visit heavyequipmentcollege.com/.Construction-site-injuries-preventions-HECofAmerica
Heavy Equipment Colleges of America (HEC) is a private education and training school specializing in training entry-level heavy equipment and crane operators. Founded in 2006, HEC is proud to offer a wide range of training programs focused around equipment such as wheel loader, backhoe, bulldozer, excavator, mobile crane and lattice boom crawler crane. Our locations that offer Certificate in Heavy Equipment – Mobile Crane are approved testing sites by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO).
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’s seven locations:
- North Carolina
- California – San Bernardino
- California – Ft. Irwin (Location is on a military base and is VETERAN ONLY – Career Skills Program (CSP)*)
- Washington (*Location is Veteran Only – DOD Skillbridge/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 a goal since the very beginning.