Course Description

This enhanced course provides a more in-depth exploration of setting and interpreting grade stakes and will provide information and instructions on controlling surface water and ground water on a job site, as well as the layout of foundations and laying of pipe. Additionally, understanding soils is an important part of becoming a successful Heavy Equipment Operator. This course will describe soil classification systems and explain how shrink and swell factors affect equipment selection as well as how soil conditions affect equipment performance. Techniques for working with various types of soils will be explained.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
HEO/Enhanced Sitework & Soils
T, Th
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Jan 23, 2024 to Feb 22, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Evening (after 5:00 p.m.)  
Course Fee(s)
Course Cost non-credit $860.00
Service charge(s)
Section Notes
Course cost: Tuition:$325 / Fee: $535
Course located in Leading Edge Training Center, room 104
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