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Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator
Program Type Occupational
Credential Type Non-Credential
Length 3 Years
-Boom Truck: 1 Year Apprenticeship, including a minimum of 1200 hours of on-the-job training and 6 weeks of technical training subject to the training institutes.
-Mobile Crane: 3 Year Apprenticeship, including a minimum of 1620 hours of on-the-job training and 6 weeks of technical training (subject to the training institute) in the first year, a minimum of 1800 hours of on-the-job training in the second year, and 1620 hours of on-the-job training and 6 weeks of technical training in the third year.
-Tower Crane: 2 Year Apprenticeship, including a minimum of 1320 hours of on-the-job training and 6 weeks of technical training in the first year, and minimum of 1500 hours of on-the-job training in the second year.
-Wellhead Boom Truck Operator: 1 Year Apprenticeship, including a minimum of 100 hours of on-the-job training and 5 days of technical training.
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
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Updated May 02, 2022. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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