Rio Hondo College: Heavy Equipment Technology Program
Rio Hondo College, in Whittier, Ca, features a two year A.S. degree and a one-year certificate program. The Heavy Equipment Technology program will teach you the fundamentals of diesel engines, hydraulics, electrical and fuel systems. Equipment Technician Internships are available at Quinn Company through Rio Hondo College’s Heavy Equipment Technician Program. New mechanics can work part time while in school or full time once they have graduated. Internships can last from several weeks to several months. In some cases, an internship can last a year or more. Internships can be paid, unpaid or for college credit.