Complete this training to be certified to work on heavy equipment at your specific skill level.  Future employers will know exactly what your capabilities are when you apply for that job or promotion.  Carolina Construction School is here to put you on the path to your next great career!

Courses Offered

NCCER Heavy Equipment Operator

NCCER Heavy Equipment Operator

HEO With Core

HEO course (320 hr.) on two machines (Loader, Excavator, Dozer, & Backhoe).Course includes the NCCER CORE curriculum.

Length: 8 Weeks (Weekday classes only)

Tuition: $6,170 (includes books)

For a class schedule, please visit our Calendar page to see the next available class date.

HEO Without Core

Six week (240 hours) course on two machines (Loader, Excavator, Dozer, Backhoe).

Length: 6 Weeks (Weekday classes only)

Tuition: $5,125 (includes books)

For a class schedule, please visit our Calendar page to see the next available class date.

HEO II

Pre-requisite:  Participants must complete the 8 week NCCER Program prior to enrollment in HEO II.

Students will receive hands-on training on remaining two equipment types which were not selected during full course.

Length: 2 weeks (Weekday classes only)

Tuition: $1,840 (includes books)

Please contact CCS at 803-286-5553 to inquire about the next available class.

Level 2 HEO

Pre-requisite:  Participants must complete the 8 week NCCER Program prior to enrollment.

Participants must successfully test out of Level 1 to advance. Student will receive advanced training on one equipment type.

Length: 2 Weeks (Weekday classes only)

Tuition: $2,500

Please contact CCS at 803-286-5553 to inquire about the next available class.

Level 3 HEO

Pre-requisite:  Participants must complete the 8 week NCCER Program prior to enrollment.

Participants must successfully test out of Level 2 to advance. Student will receive advanced training on one equipment type.

Length: 2 Weeks (Weekday classes only)

Tuition: $2,500

Please contact CCS at 803-286-5553 to inquire about the next available class.

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Fast Track Courses

Entry-level class on basic operations of heavy equipment machine type.

  • Basic HEO Backhoe
  • Basic HEO Loader
  • Basic HEO Excavator
  • Basic HEO Dozer

Length: 4 Days per machine

Tuition: $1,075/machine

Please contact CCS at 803-286-5553 to inquire about the next available class.

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