Are you interested in a diverse career that services industries such as mining, forestry, oil, and gas, as well as industrial, commercial, and residential construction? This program will prepare Apprentice Boom Truck Operators for the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Journeyperson theory and practical examinations.
Boom Truck Operators have endless career options. You could work as an employee, contractor, sub-contractor, or even start your own business! As a Boom Truck Operator, you will operate and service hoisting equipment used to move machinery and other large objects. You will learn to set up, service, and operate hydraulic booms mounted on turrets that are affixed to trucks capable of moving heavy loads.
To start your career training with Northern Lakes College, you must first be a registered apprentice with Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training. See www.tradesecrets.gov.ab.ca for more details.
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The on-site delivery is a combination of classroom lectures and lab training on boom trucks.