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 Heavy Equipment Technician
SchoolOlds College
LocationOlds, AB, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 1,300
DegreeNot Applicable
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
  • 2 of  Grade11 Mathematics  or  Grade11 English 
  •   Science 
Prerequisites NotesCompletion of: - English Language Arts 20-2 - Math 20-3 - Science 10 OR Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Entrance Exam
DescriptionThis program allows you to work with both on and off road equipment, from heavy transport haulers to excavators. Heavy Equipment Technicians repair and overhaul engines, mechanical & power shift transmissions, hydraulics, and basic electrical systems on the largest and most powerful equipment.

The four year program consists of eight weeks each year. Subject areas are listed below for each in-school technical training period which consists of four eight week training periods, coinciding with years of work related experience.
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