This course provides experience in operation of heavy equipment as
well as instruction of mechanical maintenance on large industrial equipment.
Students will learn to operate and maintain everything in
our equipment fleet, which includes: a backhoe, excavator, bulldozer, skid steer, forklift,
Cat loader, Volvo loader, piston bully groomer, mule,
dump trucks, road tractors, low bed, tag trailer, screen
plant, and attachments for the loaders and skid steer.
Students will use equipment to plow snow, load gravel, dig trenches,
plow parking lots and haul materials. A valid Maine
driver’s license is required to take this program.