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 »

Premiere Heavy Equipment, Construction and Machinery Show Coming to Las Vegas in March 2014

More than 130,000 attendees and 2,400 companies representing the heavy equipment, machinery and construction industries will descend on Las Vegas, Nevada, March 4-8, 2014, for the CONEXPO-CON/AGG show. The show will encompass a record-setting 2.3 million net square feet of indoor and outdoor exhibit space, but organizers believe that despite the enormity of the event,… Read more »