You can receive full credit for NCCER’s Fundamentals of Crew Leadership training plus an additional 16 modules* in the following craft* areas: Heavy Equipment Operations, Concrete Finishing, Sustainable Construction and Safety Technology. In the chart below, an X next to a module indicates you are eligible to receive credit for that module.

If an X does not appear next to a module then additional training is required for the craft level* completion. Each module builds upon one another to accomplish a level completion and this information is tracked in NCCER’s Registry System.  An industry- recognized credential* is awarded with level completions and each craft usually has three to four levels.

*Refer to NCCER’s definitions located on the right side of the screen to fully understand these terms.

Heavy Equipment Operations

NCCER offers a three-level curriculum which will guide the trainee through modules covering each major piece of heavy equipment, as well as topics such as Civil Blueprint Reading, Soils and Paving.

Heavy Equipment Operations122101-12Orientation to the Trade
Heavy Equipment Operations122102-12Heavy Equipment Safety
Heavy Equipment Operations122103-12Identification to Heavy Equipment
Heavy Equipment Operations122014-12Basic Operational Techniques
Heavy Equipment Operations122105-12Utility Tractors
Heavy Equipment Operations122201-12Introduction to Earthmovingx
Heavy Equipment Operations122106-12Grades, Part Onex
Heavy Equipment Operations222202-13On-Road Dump Trucks
Heavy Equipment Operations222204-13Scrapersx
Heavy Equipment Operations222205-13Loaders
Heavy Equipment Operations222206-13Rough Terrain Forklifts
Heavy Equipment Operations222207-13Excavation Math
Heavy Equipment Operations222209-13Interpreting Civil Drawingsx
Heavy Equipment Operations222210-13Site Workx
Heavy Equipment Operations222212-13Skid Steers
Heavy Equipment Operations222308-13Soilsx
Heavy Equipment Operations322307-14Finishing and Gradingx
Heavy Equipment Operations322203-14Compaction Equipmentx
Heavy Equipment Operations322303-14Backhoes
Heavy Equipment Operations322310-14Off-Road Dump Trucksx
Heavy Equipment Operations322302-14Dozers
Heavy Equipment Operations322304-14Excavatorsx
Heavy Equipment Operations322305-14Motor Graders

Concrete Finishing

This two-level curriculum covers a range of specific content such as the characteristics of concrete, using concrete as a building material and the process of curing concrete.

Concrete Finishing123101Introduction to Concrete Construction and Finishing
Concrete Finishing123102Safety Requirements
Concrete Finishing123103Properties of Concrete
Concrete Finishing123104Tools and Equipment
Concrete Finishing123105Preparing for Placement
Concrete Finishing123106Placing Concrete
Concrete Finishing123107Finishing, Part One
Concrete Finishing123108Curing and Protecting Concrete
Concrete Finishing123109Introduction to Troubleshooting
Concrete Finishing223201Properties of Concrete, Part Two
Concrete Finishing223202Estimating Concrete Quantitiesx
Concrete Finishing223203Formingx
Concrete Finishing223204Site Concretex
Concrete Finishing223205Architectural Finishes
Concrete Finishing223206Industrial Floorsx
Concrete Finishing223207Superflat Floors
Concrete Finishing223208Surface Treatmentsx
Concrete Finishing223209Quality Controlx
Concrete Finishing223210Making Repairs


Fundamentals of Crew Leadership

This is a one-module curriculum teaches the skills needed to be an effective leader including the ability to communicate effectively, provide directions to a crew and effectively plan and schedule the work of a crew.

Fundamentals of Crew LeadershipN/A46101-11Fundamentals of Crew Leadershipx

Additional Topics

Module credit can be earned within these different topics. Some of these modules are related to craft levels while others are standalone credentials.

Craft / TopicLevelModuleTitleCredit
Sustainable ConstructionN/A70101-15Your Role In the Green Environmentx
Safety TechnologyV575218-03Environmental Awarenessx