Education Details

Construction Equipment Operator
Award type: Journey-Level Completion Certificate
Operating Engineers Regional Training Program JATC

Program Details  
Program Overview for Construction Equipment Operator
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Operating Engineers Regional Training Program JATC
Program website
Program contact
Ole K. Fjellstad
(509) 968-3203
Program description
The apprentice shall receive on the job instruction and experience as is necessary to become a qualified journey-level worker versed in the theory and practice of the occupation covered by these Standards.
Financial Information
Journey level pay
$56.68 per hour
Program Information
Length of training
3 Years
Award type
Journey-Level Completion Certificate
Clock hours
Locations offered
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some courses online
Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlinesome courses online
Entrance requirements
Must be at least 18 years. Must have a high school diploma or GED at time of application. A Waiver for a high school diploma/GED may be granted for applicants who can provide documentation that they have worked two or more years in the construction industry. Must also meet a minimum score of 80 percent or better on the math and reading tests administered by the Apprenticeship program in order for the waiver to be granted. Must be physically able to perform the work of the trade. Required to complete and pass a physical that meets the requirements for a Washington State commercial driver license. Applicants must be able to write and speak the English language. Must submit to the Training Office copies of the following documents in order for their application to be considered completed: Document showing proof of age (such as copy of birth certificate or passport). Copy of valid State Driver License. DD-214 (if applicable) to show proof of related military work experience or training. Copy of Social Security card (for identification purposes only). Resume including work history. Employer letters of recommendation - minimum of one, maximum of three.
Certification/license required to work in this field
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
Certification/license test preparation provided