4 09, 2018

Nevada Department of Corrections Inmates Gaining Skills for Success

September 4th, 2018|Categories: Articles, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Nevada Dept. of Corrections trains offenders using Cat® Simulators. Offenders gain real skills, which give them a chance at a life outside prison, and helps to strengthen the state's workforce. By Brooke Santina Nevada, one of the fastest growing states in the USA, needs a workforce skilled enough to

14 05, 2018

IUOE 324 & CAT® SIMULATORS: A REAL PARTNERSHIP FOR THE FUTURE OF TRAINING

May 14th, 2018|Categories: Articles, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Since 1906, the Operating Engineers 324 has been integral to Michigan’s industrial infrastructure. Core to its success is its experienced and well-trained members. Local 324 takes training serious and it shows. Apprentices at OE324 operate equipment on a 555 acre site. Making History Located on a sprawling 555

14 05, 2018

Hope for a Better Future

May 14th, 2018|Categories: Articles, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Changing lives is not just an aspiration for David Hope, it’s his daily hands-on work. As a vocational teacher with the Missouri Department of Corrections, Hope gives offenders the training and confidence they need to have a real opportunity for success after release. Missouri Dept. of Corrections is reducing

29 03, 2018

Simformed-Mar/Apr 2018

March 29th, 2018|Categories: Articles, eNewsletters|

In this Issue Gain a new perspective on training with VR. How Wake Technical Community College is helping to build North Carolina’s workforce. Cat® Simulators visits Ontario. Meet the Team. From the Editor We’re constantly researching new and effective ways to help our customers train their machine operators.

12 02, 2018

Building North Carolina’s Workforce

February 12th, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , |

Making the Heavy Equipment Operator (HEO) Program at Wake Tech a reality has been a combined effort of several people. For 25 years, Ronnie Lowe has been with Wake Technical Community College, North Carolina. Last year Lowe got the program started, serving as the Senior Professor/Instructional Department Head. Lowe’s background

10 01, 2018

Simformed-Jan/Feb 2018

January 10th, 2018|Categories: Articles, eNewsletters|

In this Issue Get scholarship money for an operator-in-training. Simulators train in the Arctic. Learn Something New. Cat Simulators visit the southwest. Meet the Team. From the Editor Welcome to 2018! We are happy to bring you the first issue of Simformed. Every other month, we use this email

2 01, 2018

Nuna Takes Simulation Training to the Arctic

January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Articles, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Northwest Territories (NT) of Canada encompass forest, mountains and islands. Beyond the remote tundra is the Arctic. Nuna Training Technologies, a private vocational school located in the Province of Saskatchewan, Canada, navigates the remote lands to bring heavy equipment training to several outlying locations. A wholly owned subsidiary of

29 11, 2017

Simformed-Nov/Dec 2017

November 29th, 2017|Categories: Articles, eNewsletters|

In this Issue Change simulators from one model to another on the same base. Cat® Simulators visits the City of Durham, NC. Participate in Our Dozer Application Research. Get Help Planning 2018 Heavy Equipment Operator (HEO) Training. From the Editor It probably will come as no surprise to anyone

17 10, 2017

Training Operators to Meet a State-Wide Need

October 17th, 2017|Categories: Articles, News|Tags: , , , |

Nebraska’s Construction employment is predicted to continue growing over the next couple of years, according to the latest long-term economic forecast from the Bureau of Business Research at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Construction is expected to be the fastest-growing sector of the state's economy through 2018. Central Community College

5 10, 2017

Simformed-Sept/Oct 2017

October 5th, 2017|Categories: Articles, eNewsletters|

In this Issue Meet our scholarship winner. New convertible and mobile simulators. Beat the skilled labor gap. Build a simulator trailer. Pick Construction Dozer applications. From the Editor Each year we give a scholarship award to a student enrolled in a heavy equipment program that utilizes Cat® Simulators