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Heavy Equipment Technician Job Readiness
Northern Alberta Institute of Technologywww.nait.ca
The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) is a leading Canadian polytechnic, delivering education in science, technology and the environment; business; health and trades. With nearly 60,000 credit and non-credit students and a 95 per cent employer satisfaction rate, NAIT grads are essential to Alberta's prosperity. Known for hands-on, technology-based learning, NAIT engages with business and industry in applied research and innovation and provides corporate training around the world. Recognized as one of Alberta's top employers, NAIT provides outstanding returns on investment for its graduates, partners, the provincial government and the people of Alberta.!span>!span>!span>
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Program Type Occupational
Credential Type Certificate *
Length 1 Year or Less
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education Only
- Distance Learning
* Wallet Card Certificate
This course has been designed to provide students with a fundamental skill set that will prepare them for an entry level position in the Heavy Equipment industry, which ultimately may lead to apprenticeship. Course hours will be divided between time spent in the classroom for theory and practical hands-on activities in the shop. Content includes shop safety, hand tools, pneumatic and hydraulic tool use, and an introduction to off-road and on-road equipment. For more information, please visit: Heavy Equipment Technician Job Readiness.
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Updated January 25, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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