Basic Construction Equipment Operator Certificate

​If you or your current employees have a desire and need to expand skills in the construction industry by learning to operate basic construction equipment, the Basic Equipment Operator training program is a perfect fit. 

Through this training students are able to develop work-site skills using

  • skid steer
  • mini excavator and
  • forklift 

Students also learn to navigate and complete basic operational prestart and inspection checks to ensure equipment functionality and safety.

Students enrolled in the Basic Equipment Operator training program will complete entry requirements consisting of blueprint reading, shop math and safety training.   Upon completion of the training program participants will also earn first aid, CPR, OSHA certifications.

Gain hands-on lab experiences with:

  • Equipment Applications
  • Sustainability Practices
  • Powertrain, Hydraulic and Electrical System Inspections
  • Flagger Skills
  • Operation of Forklift, Skid Steer and Mini-Excavator

For more information, or to set up your 2017 training, contact:
Angie Neville
ajneville@dmacc.edu​
515-297-8712