Digging In: NAHETS Heavy Equipment Executive Insights

Featured Topics: Training is at the heart of everything; Lean margins may continue but proper training will always enhance the bottom line. By Jarad Van Wagoner Director of Development National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services It all starts with training—proper training Everybody is very busy these days, and sometimes things can be overlooked. However,… Read more »

Training the Brave on Heavy Equipment Is a Prudent Thing to Do

Today we salute the leaders of North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, for thinking a bit outside of the box and offering special heavy equipment training to interested firefighters. Several volunteers have begun the training regimen and once complete they will be eligible to apply for a CDL license. While we here at the North American… Read more »

Upcoming Webinar to Focus on Complex Issues of Builder’s Risk Insurance

WPL Publishing is hosting a webinar on March 27, 2014, entitled, “Builder’s Risk Insurance: What Owners and Contractors Need to Know”. This construction training session will go over a myriad of complex issues that come along with builder’s risk insurance. Here at the North America Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS), we are always seeking out new… Read more »

Miraculous Recovery for Heavy Equipment Operator Aided By Good Karma

Jerry Townsend nearly died in a heavy equipment accident but his quick thinking and selfless act saved several lives while putting his own in grave danger. The good karma he earned through his actions just might have played a role in his overall recovery from the traumatic injuries he suffered. According to WPXI News in… Read more »

Heavy Equipment Training at Any Level Helps Students Get “Leg Up”

High school teacher, George Wertz, in Deming, New Mexico, is providing inspiration to our executives here at the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services. Wertz oversees the Construction Trades program at Deming High School’s Hofacket Campus and firmly believes that the construction and heavy equipment training he offers to his students will give them… Read more »