2004 - 2005 Catalog

Course Descriptions

HEAVY EQUIPMENT

HVYEQUI 50
HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATION (8.5)

Class Hours:  82 Lecture for 4.5, 215 Laboratory for 4.0

Heavy Equipment 50 includes instruction in heavy equipment operator safety, types of equipment; basic surveying (engineering skills) including laser equipment, basic welding, employee-employer relationships and job placement skills.  Operation and maintenance of equipment will include dozers, backhoes, scrapers, dump truck, loaders and motor graders. (AA)