This course will provide the member with the basic knowledge of crane operation, including: erection/ dismantle, inspection, servicing, set-up, and rigging and signaling procedures. Members who successfully complete the rigging/signaling portion of this course will receive a Rigging/Signaling card.

 

Prerequisite:  None.

This course will provide the member with the basic knowledge of mobile crane operation, including: principles of operation, applicable regulations, nomenclature, inspection, load chart calculations, and basic rigging procedures. Members who successfully complete the rigging/signaling portion of this course will receive a Rigging/Signaling card.

 

Prerequisite:  None.

This course will provide the certified crane operator with updated information on crane regulations and load chart procedures.

 

Prerequisite:  Must be a Certified Crane Operator.

This course will provide the member with the basic knowledge of tower crane operation, including: principles of operation, inspection, nomenclature, applicable regulations, load chart calculations, and basic rigging.

 

Prerequisite:  None.

This course will provide the member with the basic knowledge of overhead crane operation, including: principles of operation, applicable regulations, nomenclature, inspection, load chart calculations, and basic rigging procedures.

 

Prerequisite:  None.

This course will provide the member with safety training on rigging and signaling and provide them with the knowledge necessary to satisfy current regulations. Members who successfully complete this course will receive a Rigging/Signaling card.

 

Prerequisite:  None.

 

This course will provide the member with the basic knowledge of earth moving equipment operation including: scraper, dozer, excavator, loader, and roller.

 

Prerequisite:  None.

This course will provide the member with more advanced knowledge of earth moving equipment operation, including: scraper, dozer, excavator, backhoe, motor grader, slope board, loader, and various other machines that may be available.

 

Prerequisite:  None.

This course will familiarize the member in basic functions of GPS systems involved with heavy machinery. The course will cover GPS installation, theory, troubleshooting, and operation of the system.

 

Prerequisite: Must have experience running the equipment that is GPS equipped. 

This course will provide the member with the basic knowledge of forklift operation. Members who successfully complete this course will receive a Forklift card.

 

Prerequisite:  None.

This course will provide the member with the knowledge involved in grade checking, such as mathematics, stake reading, and slope staking.

 

Prerequisite:  None.

This course will familiarize the member in basic functions of GPS Rover systems and use in the grading industry. The course will cover GPS theory, set-up, troubleshooting, and operation of the system. We currently train using the latest GPS systems.

 

Prerequisite: Must be an experienced grade checker.

This course will familiarize the member with plan reading. 

Prerequisite: Must be an experienced grade checker.

This course will provide the member with hands-on training in the preparation for the CDL Class A Drivers License Examination, including the Pre-Trip Inspection Evaluation and Driving Performance Evaluation.

Before beginning CDL Training, members are required to obtain he following:

  • Class A Drivers License permit.

  • Combination Vehicles Endorsement (those that meet the individual's needs).

  • Current DMV print-out.

  • Current DOT physical.

All of these requirements must be met to be eligible for CDL training.

 

This class will consist of;

  • Primary use of drones in construction,

  • Test preparation to pass the FAA part 107 test - (commercial drone pilot),

  • Demonstration of drone flying capabilities 

  • Limited amount of actual hands-on flying of a drone.

 

The class will be approximately 40 hours long, and locations will be announced in the future.

 

It is anticipated that our first “Drone Training” class, will be scheduled for late September or October, 2017, depending on the demand.

NOTE: Apprentices are not eligible to sign up for this class, without specific authorization from their coordinator.