Heavy Equipment Main. and Repairer

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

IHE Certificate of Completion

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician. 470302


The Heavy Equipment Maintenance and Heavy Equipment Operations programs prepare students for operations and maintenance jobs in the forestry, trucking, earth moving, or construction industries. Through intensive shop and field-oriented courses, students are introduced to a variety of heavy equipment and learn to operate and maintain, repair, and rebuild it. Emphasis is placed on the maintenance of drive train, running gear, external engine components, and hydraulic systems, as well as on the proper operation of bulldozers, trucks, pay-loaders, backhoes, and other heavy equipment. Graduates of this certificate program may find entry-level employment as heavy equipment operators or mechanics for construction companies, logging companies, farm operations, or equipment dealers.




Entrance Requirements



Washington County Community College

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)


Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Type of Attainment:

Not available

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Title IV Federal Financial Aid

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - New England Schools & Colleges

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


Graduation Fees


In-State/District Tuition

$94.00 Per Credit Hour

Other Fees

$1,390.00 REquired Fees based on Tuition Charge

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$188.00 Per Credit Hour

Registration Fee


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

49-3042.00Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
$15.73 per hour

Provider Status



One College Drive, Calais, Maine 04619

Phone Number

(207) 454-1000

Fax Number

(207) 454-1092

Web Address

Last Updated

May 04, 2021


May 06, 2016


May 04, 2023

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