Education and Training Is a Major Component of CONEXPO-CONAGG Show in Las Vegas

In less than two weeks, 2,400 exhibitors and 125,000 attendees from the construction industry will be in Las Vegas for the behemoth CONEXPO-CONAGG show. Anything and everything that pertains to the construction, heavy equipment and associated industries will be on display, but one sentence in the overall description of the show really stands out to… Read more »

Training the Trainer Could Be Your Company’s Best Move of the Year

What would it be worth to a company to have a management and training staff that is certified by a sanctioned and respected organization like the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS)? It’s arguably so valuable that there is no way to completely measure the positive impact. But the fact is when a… Read more »

2014 Heavy Mobile Equipment Market to Show Continued Improvement

The Great American Group (OTCBB: GAMR) is reporting that the construction and heavy mobile equipment market will show another gain this year just as the sector did in 2013. Great American Group analysts believe that the expansion of domestic oil and gas operations in addition to rebounds in the commercial construction sector will drive the… Read more »

Pre and Post Assessments Mandatory for ADEPT Heavy Equipment Training

Are you ADEPT at assessing if the person operating your heavy equipment at this moment is truly qualified? Here at NAHETS, we use the word “adept” because we have created the ADEPT (Adaptable Equipment Proficiency Testing) Operator Assessment and Certification processes that will determine the status of your workers. Once assessed, a targeted and focused… Read more »

Digging In: NAHETS Heavy Equipment Executive Insights

Welcome to the newest addition to the NAHETS blog. As trainers, we have a continual thirst for knowledge and a compulsion to share what we learn. With that in mind, this is the first column in a new series that will highlight industry trends, the latest in training methods, and anything else we find of… Read more »