The HEO program prepares students for professional construction work as Heavy Equipment Operators. This program is a 240-hour program that includes in-class instruction and practical instruction. The program is designed to offer the majority of learning hours in practical instruction.
In-class instruction will cover such aspects as:
In addition to machine operation, practical instruction will cover such aspects as:
Students gain much-needed hands-on experience in operating heavy equipment to be able to enter the industry with confidence. Students are exposed to and get experience on the following equipment; excavator, dozer, grader, and articulated truck.
Note: All program start dates and delivery methods may be modified or adjusted to ensure that DTI programs and services follow the direction, advice, and guidance of the federal and provincial governments and Saskatchewan’s Chief Medical Health Officer during this period of uncertainty results from the COVID-19 pandemic.
We are not currently accepting applications for this program. Please check back later.