Construction Equipment Technology

Construction Equipment Technology  introduces students to a wide variety of skills necessary for the operation of equipment in the construction services industry. During the school year students work on community projects using heavy equipment and learn basic masonry as well as surveying.

Students will learn to:
  • Operate heavy machinery 
  • Maneuver a trailer 
  • Maintain equipment 
  • Survey 
  • Load securement/transport
  • Install masonry/concrete
Heavy Equipment Operator
Masonry/Concrete Installer
CDL Truck Driver
Operators Union

OSHA 10 Hour Safety Card
Forklift Operations Training
National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) - CORE, Masonry, and Heavy Equipment Operations

Skills USA 

While attending Vantage Career Center, Vantage students have the opportunity to participate in college credit plus courses. Contact Student Services for more information.  

Career Pathways

A Career Pathway is a collective look at education, training, wage, and outlook information for related occupations.  The Vantage Construction Equipment Technology program can be part of the Career Pathways listed below. Whether a student is interested in going to college, getting a certificate, or working right after high school, career pathways can be customized for any ambition or plan. 

These career pathways were developed around Ohio’s in-demand occupations, according to the July 2015 In-Demand Occupations. Secondary and post-secondary courses reflect career-tech programs approved by the Ohio Department of Education and Ohio Board of Regents. For additional career planning resources, visit

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Contact Us

Please contact any of the individuals listed below to get more information about the program. 
Chris Miles
Miles, Chris
Construction Equipment Technology Instructor
Office: 419-238-5411 x 2135
Ted Verhoff
Verhoff, Ted
Career Tech Supervisor
Office: 419-238-5411 x 2161
Deb Richardson
Richardson, Deb
Instructional Aide
Office: 419-238-5411 x 2061
Tonya Temple
Temple, Tonya
Student Services Supervisor
Office: 419-238-5411 x 2160
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