Heavy Highway Construction

Heavy Highway Construction workers work on infrastructure projects (roads, bridges, and ports, otherwise called non-building construction). A trained heavy highway construction worker needs to have math skills and be knowledgeable about heavy equipment operations, safety, earthmoving, hand tools, and traffic regulations.


This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes Introduction to the Trade, Trucks, Heavy Equipment, Cranes, Below-Grade Construction, Earthmoving, Plant Operations, Paving and Structures. Purchase Materials

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Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) are a vital part of NCCER's Curriculum development process. SMEs are construction and maintenance professionals who have journey-level experience and have experience teaching their trades to others. Click below to view a list of SMEs who contributed to the development of this series.

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