Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


HEO-205 - Equipment Operations 4 (6 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: HEO202
This course covers an introduction to a number of different operations and applications used in the heavy equipment construction industry. Welding topics include an introduction to stick, MIG, TIG, and gas welding. Included in the course are the proper techniques and safety methods involved with the operation of lattice boom, telescopic boom, and crawler mounted cranes. The various equipment used in the paving industry and the basic components and principles of power trains and hydraulic systems are also covered.


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