2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Sep 20, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook

Equipment Operators, CA [OPEEQP-CT, 30 Total Credits]


RESTRICTED ENTRY PROGRAM
Students MUST be indentured in the Operating Engineers Apprenticeship Program before enrolling in classes. Special consideration will be given students who complete the Operating Engineers Certificate of Achievement if they are affected by the retroactive six year rule. For further information, contact the Division of Apprenticeship Studies at 702-651-4163
DESCRIPTION
This degree prepares students for employment as a Journeyman Operating Engineer with the Operating Engineers Union. Along with special program courses, academic skills emphasizing math, science and human relations are stressed to prepare students to meet the challenges common in the work place.

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES
  1. Comprehend and utilize all applicable Operating Engineers’ tools.
  2. Comprehend and utilize formulas used in the calculations of all phases of Operating Engineers’ work.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot and repair any problems that arise in Operating Engineers’ work.

General Education Requirements (3 Credits)


Special Program Requirements (27 Credits)


NOTE: Any OPE journeyman course offered for credit may be substituted for any of the above OPE apprentice courses. Please contact the program coordinator for more details.