Crane and Hoisting
Northern Lakes College is one of the largest training providers of the Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator - Boom Truck program in the province of Alberta. This unique mobile program helps address employer training needs both locally and provincially. The program travels across the province and goes to where the students are, and where the training is needed. The success of this program is a direct result of key partnerships with industry.
You can see pictures of our students and sponsors on the Sponsors page!
Myshak Sales & Rentals continues to strongly support the Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operator – Boom Truck program believing that NLC provides an essential service to the industry. Thank you Tom and staff at Myshak for partnering with Northern Lakes College on providing the trucks to train our students!
Grande Prairie Regional College welcomed the NLC students enrolled in the Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operator training program to the GPRC campus in Hinton. Thank you Renee and your staff for partnering with Northern Lakes College on providing the classroom space to train our students!
Cars RV provided the land in which NLC was able to set up the trucks and equipment used in the hands-on and technical training. Thank you Mr. Sam Osman for partnering with Northern Lakes College and allow us to use your land.
Town of Hinton worked with Northern Lakes College in finding and securing the land required for the equipment. A big thank you to Gordie Lee for helping us get the program in Hinton established.
D & D Well Services continues to be a strong supporter of the Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operator program believing that NLC provides essential training to the crane and boom truck industry. Thank you D & D Well Services for partnering with Northern Lakes College on providing the truck and yard space to train our students!
Capstan Hauling Ltd. continues to support the Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operator training program in the Grande Prairie area. Thank you Wade MacEachern and your staff for partnering with Northern Lakes College on providing a boom truck to train our students!
Darryl, Pierre and Sally at Road Train Oilfield Transport believe in the mobile training program and have continued to show support by providing both equipment and yard space when the program is offered in Red Deer. Your support is appreciated!
Heartland Industries Inc. continues to support the Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operator program by providing equipment for the apprentices to train on. Thank you to Gord and Deb at Heartland for their continued support!
Red Deer College has been a great partner with Northern Lakes College and believe that by working together, we provide education that works!
Sterling Crane is a long time supporter of the Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operator program and continues to offer yard space in several locations. The College values industry partners like Sterling Crane and the staff that help us with our programs.
Donald Rigging Heavy Lift Experts provided the oilfield rig matting to the Calgary program offering. Northern Lakes College appreciates and would like to thank Angus and his staff for his generosity towards the program and continued support!
Lac La Biche Transport Ltd. has been a strong supporter of Northern Lakes College and the Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operator program. Thank you to Gerald and his team at Lac La Biche Transport.
Lakeland College's Vermilion Campus was the site used for this program offering. Thank you to all the staff who welcomed the students and helped make this program a success!
SKEG Enterprises Ltd provided the oilfield rig matting for the program. Thank you Stewart for your support to the Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operator program.