MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS to be eligible for training: 

  • Fundamentals of Earthmoving:  Completed Grade 10 & be out of high school at least 1 year
  • Mobile Crane Class 1:  Completed Grade 10 with Grade 10 math & be out of high school at least 1 year  

      IF YOU COMPLETED GRADE 12, please provide ONE of the following (Copy Only):

      • Grade 12 Certificate
      • Final Grade 12 transcript of marks
      • GED Certificate
      • Nova Scotia Adult Learning Diploma

      If you DO NOT HAVE GRADE 12, please provide THE fOLLOWING:

      • Resume
      • High school transcript - must indicate grade level and date completed -OR...CAAT Results (Level C or D) Must indicate equivalent grade level achieved
      • Must be out of school at least 1 year


      School Transcript - Copy of final marks and last grade completed in high school - available at your former high school or from the corresponding school board      

      CAAT Level C or D (Canadian Adult Achievement Test):  must indicate at least the required grade level achieved for the course you are applying for i.e., if applying for Fundamentals of Earth Moving, your CAAT Test results must indicate at least the minimum course requirement of grade 10.  


      The course requirement(s) may be submitted by fax or email.


      • Minimum Grade 8 high school completion required & be out of school at least 1 year
      • Nova Scotia driver's license Class 5
      • If under graduated licensing system, must have "N" removed from driver's license
      • Air Brake Endorsement on driver's license
      • Driver's Abstract
      • Completed Nova Scotia Medical