MA Hydraulics License Preparation

Offered in partnership with Cranes 101

About Our Program
The Corporate and Community Education division at Massasoit Community College, in collaboration with Cranes 101, , is now offering MA state preparation courses for hydraulics licenses.  These courses cover the safe and effective use of forklifts, cranes, excavators, backhoes and loaders and prepare students for successful completion of the 1C hydraulics license test and 2A Hydraulics Engineers' licenses in MA.

Cranes 101About Cranes 101
Cranes 101 is a national training company and a division of Sturm Corporation.  Since 2001 they have been providing prospective and seasoned operators a variety of hands on and classroom training courses.  Their instructors have decades of field knowledge as crane operators, giving them the ability to relate to students based on first-hand experience.

Course Descriptions:

MA 2A Excavator License Preparation
This course meets or exceeds the requirements of OSHA and is designed to prepares students for successful completion of the MA 2A Hydraulics Engineers’ license. This course covers machine components, hydraulic theory, mathematical calculations, inspection parameters, jobsite and excavator safety, standard hand signals and capacities. A certificate of completion will be provided upon successful completion of the course.

Coming soon!


MA1C Hydraulic Crane/Forklift License Preparation

This class meets the requirements of ANSI B30.22, B56.1 and OSHA 1910.178 standards and is designed to prepares students for successful completion of the MA 1C license. This course covers crane components, forklifts, Intro to Hydraulic Theory, mathematical calculations, inspection parameters, standard hand signals, load charts, fuel/electric storage, ANSI and OSHA standards, safe practices, proper care and maintenance and Physics 101. A certificate of completion will be provided upon successful completion of the course.

Coming soon!


MA 2A/1C Combined License Preparation

This course meets or exceeds the requirements of OSHA as well as the requirements of ANSI B30.22, B56.1 and OSHA 1910.178 standard. Students who register for this course will receive a discounted rate and will be automatically signed up for both license preparation courses: MA 2A Excavator and MA 1C Hydraulic Crane/Forklift.

Coming soon!


Withdrawal, Refund & Cancellation Information

You must complete and submit in person a withdrawal form, which is available at any of our locations. Withdrawals before the start of the first class are granted a 100% refund. Withdrawals after the first class are refunded 0-50% depending on the length of the course.

Certain courses may be cancelled due to low registration. Enrolled students will be notified as soon as cancellation decisions are made. A full refund will be provided to students who have enrolled in a class that has been cancelled by Massasoit Community College.

For additional information about the MA Hydraulics License Prep programs please call us at 508-588-9100 x1509.

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