Northern Heavy Equipment Operations

Code

5784

Sanction

DEP

Secteur

Mines et travaux de chantier

Nombre d'unités

60

Durée de la formation

900 Heures

Statut

Program approved in 2003.

To help students develop the effectiveness in the practice of a trade or occupation, to integrate into the work force, to foster students' personal development and acquisition of occupational knowledge, skills, perceptions and attitudes and to promote job mobility.

To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements:

Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a postsecondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor's degree
OR
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning
OR
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning
OR
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their vocational training is to begin in a specific program of study, who hold a Training Certificate in a Semiskilled Trade, and who earned the required credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in Secondary Cycle One in general education in the youth sector or in Secondary II in general education in the adult sector
OR
Persons who are 15 years of age on June 30 of the school year preceding their admission to a pilot project involving concurrent general education and practical training, who have attained vocational maturity and who have earned their Secondary II credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics. By means of concurrent admission with an integrated schedule, they will continue their vocational training and their general education in the youth sector to complete the Secondary III prerequisites they need to obtain their vocational training diploma. Authorization by the Ministère is required for the concurrent admission of a student in Secondary III to the programs of study.

Professions visées (IMT En ligne d'Emploi Québec)

Appellation(s) d'emploi

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou codeNom du cours / CompétenceHeures
727231Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process15
727242Apply basic principles of infrastructure construction30
727253Perform maintenance on Northern heavy equipment45
727273Operate a hydraulic shovel45
727284Perform site preparation operations using a hydraulic shovel60
727294Perform excavation operations using a hydraulic shovel60
727303Operate a bulldozer45
727313Perform site preparation and backfilling operations using a bulldozer45
727323Perform excavation operations using a bulldozer45
727343Perform grading operations using a bulldozer45
727355Perform excavation and loading operations using a backhoe loader75
727363Operate a grader45
727376Shape ditches, embankments and roads using a grader90
727383Perform road maintenance operations using a grader45
727394Perform grading operations using a grader60
727407Operate an off-road dump truck105
755001Understand their role vis-à-vis construction industry organizations15
755002Apply rules of health and safety on construction sites30