Printed on 7/5/2022

Admissions

Additional Information

Your first step is to contact:
**Wisconsin Operating Engineers**
11584 State Hwy 21
Coloma WI 54930
715-228-4911
[www.139training.org](139training.org)

Applications are issued by the trade committee. Entry requirements and testing vary by trade. 

You must be employed by a company/organization that is willing to participate in an apprenticeship program.

2016-17 average wage for Operating Engineer Apprentice completers - $36.92 per hour/$76,792 annually.

Program Outcomes

  • Act professionally, with mutual respect
  • Demonstrate heavy equipment maintenance
  • Differentiate aspects of a site plan
  • Employ leverage, motion, and momentum during heavy equipment operation
  • Implement safe practices
  • Maintain current OSHA/MSHA certifications and qualifications required by the WI Operating Engineers JAC
  • Operate competently no less than three (3) types of heavy equipment
  • Relate grade to a given task


Beyond The Classroom

Student Clubs

There are over 45 different clubs and organizations available for students. Many clubs are directly related to programs offered at FVTC, so you can develop professional connections while meeting other students.

Student Resources

We’re here to help you succeed. You’ll find a broad network of support at Fox Valley Tech. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you need help.

Employment Services

Employment Connections is here to help you with your employment needs. Our services begin when you enroll as an FVTC student and continue throughout your employment career.

One-on-One Help

Let us guide you through the admissions process from beginning to end.

Email: admissionsspecialist@fvtc.edu
Phone: 920-735-4740
Text: 920-294-1738