Our heavy equipment operator program offers a 6-week equipment operator certification. It includes the operation of backhoes, bulldozers, excavators and five other types of equipment. With experienced, professional instructors we prepare truly valuable operators with the real world skills, knowledge and certification necessary to succeed in the nation’s fastest – and constantly – growing industry.
All HCA programs are delivered in a way that the “hands on” learner can really grasp. A dynamic combination of classroom instruction, field demonstrations and, most importantly, in-the-seat training affords students of all academic abilities the opportunity to immediately apply newly learned skills and rapidly reach proficiency.
We are continuously monitoring and adapting our curriculum to best suit our students for current industry demands. This will ensure that no matter when you attend HCA you will never be using outdated or irrelevant techniques.
HCA is approved by the NHSAA Office to administrate VA Educational Benefits (including the Veteran Readiness and Employment-Chapter 31 program) for eligible students. The VA makes all eligibility determinations and students that believe they may be eligible for any benefits should seek determination from the VA. The ‘‘GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/education
A Leif Contingent Payment Plan (CPP) – Provides income-contingent financing with fixed, predictable monthly payments through a Contingent Payment Plan (CPP). Giving students the flexibility to plan their expenses ahead of time and spread tuition costs over fixed-monthly payments when they are in well-paying jobs.
A CPP allows students to pay back a fixed monthly amount after their program ends. Payments are only made when the student is employed above a minimum income threshold. Payments continue for a fixed number of months or until the total amount paid reaches a predetermined maximum.
* PLEASE NOTE: There is a $250 non-refundable application fee for this program. Your $250 can be applied directly to your payment plan on first-day orientation.
We partnered with Climb because they’re focused on financing career-advancing education like Heavy Construction Academy, and helping people who want career elevation and increased earning power to own their next chapter.
A 5-minute online application with the ability to add a cosigner and no impact to credit score* — so you can apply with multiple co-signers to see your best offer.
Instant decisions 90% of the time, with the ability to accept and e-sign your documents in just a few clicks
Friendly and responsive customer service available by email and instant chat from 9am to 9pm Eastern