Heavy Equipment Technology

The Heavy Equipment Program at Trinidad State is designed to prepare students for professional construction work. Students will be taught workplace safety, applied mathematics, in addition to hands-on supervised instruction in equipment operation and preventive maintenance.

The program is NCCER certified, which means the training is written to an industry standard and credentials are portable. Learners who complete NCCER training are equipped to meet the labor demands of employers around the world, enhancing their employment opportunities. This 25-credit hour certificate can be earned in one semester.

  • Degree/Certificate:
  • AAS - Heavy Equipment Operation
  • Certificate - Heavy Equipment Operation
  • Heavy Equipment Operations Level I Certificate

Contact information:

  • Student Success Center, Trinidad Campus
    Phone: 719-846-5026
Shem Montoya


Mullen 410
(719) 846-5875