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    Heavy Equipment Operators
    Heavy equipment operator training is focused on in-the-seat operations on a variety of heavy equipment.
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    Mobile Crane Operators
    For the inexperienced individuals who want to become a crane operator or the experienced operator who needs certification or re-certification.
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    CDL Truck Drivers
    Get you CDL training from ATS and take advantage of the demand of commercial truck drivers.
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    Rigging / Signalperson
    Our rigger training programs will qualify or certify your rigging/signalperson personnel to meet the new OSHA crane mandate and improve your skills.
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    Why wait? It's free with no obligations to apply.

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Training Programs

Heavy Equipment

  • Backhoes, Excavators
  • Loaders, Dozers
  • Dump Trucks, Class-A CDL
  • Scrapers, Graders
  • Equipment Transportation
  • Site Layouts and Grade Reading
  • and lots more
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Crane Operator

  • NCCCO Certification
  • Small & Large Hydraulic Cranes
  • Fixed Cab Mobile cranes
  • Swing Cab Mobile cranes
  • Lattice Boom cranes
  • Written & Practical Pre/testing
  • Rigging & Signalperson Training
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  • NCCCO Written & Practical Exams
  • Large Telescopic Boom Cranes (swing cab/rough terrain)
  • Small Telescopic Boom Cranes (fixed cab/boom truck)
  • Lattice Crane (Crawler or Truck)
  • Articulated (knuckleboom) Cranes
  • OSHA Compliant Rigging & Signal Person
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Class-A CDL

  • Class-A Commercial License
  • Behind-The-Wheel Training
  • Local & Long Haul Employment
  • Backing/Docking Practice
  • Written and Road Testing
  • Onsite Recruiting
  • Company Tuition Reimbursement
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Why Choose ATS

Financial Assistance

ATS offers several tuition financial assistance options. They are designed to make it easy and affordable to enroll in any of our training programs.

Employment Assistance

Simply put, it is a key reason so many ATS graduates successfully achieve employment in the industry for which they were trained.

Housing Assistance

Traveling back and forth to school can be stressful especially with the cost of gas. Let Associated Training Service releave some stress by helping you with your stay during training.

VA   Military Benefits

We strive to put forth the maximum effort and consideration for all military veterans who wish to attend ATS by offering military scholarships.

National Certifications

We offer two types of national, third party credential: National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER).


ATS Schools are licensed by state boards of education, workforce agencies, VA offices and others.

Equipment Partners

Badger Cranes
JCB Equipment
Case Construction