Pearl River Community College

Construction Equipment Operations

About the Program

The Construction Equipment Operations program will help develop the trainee for an entry level position in the Equipment operation field. The curriculum is a competency based course that allows the trainee to exit after they have met the training objectives.

Pearl River Community College formed partnerships with local industries to assist in development of this program. These partnerships will help in job placement after successful completion.

Applicants for the Construction Equipment Operations Technology Program must have a high school diploma, a GED, or pass the Ability to Benefit Test.

Career Opportunities in the Field

Numerous opportunities exist for CEO’s in the aftermath of Katrina. As rebuilding continues, so will the need for qualified operators.

The candidate that successfully completes the training will receive a Pearl River Community College certificate.

Program Benefits Overview:

  • Compressed schedule
  • Employment opportunities
  • Hands on training
  • Safety Training
  • New State of the Art Equipment
  • Small class sizes
  • NCCER certification