As the construction and mining industries continue to grow throughout Africa, more and more large companies are looking for experienced technicians to employ. Workers who have excellent knowledge of the heavy machinery used in various industries are more employable and are highly sought after.
Free online courses for technicians are offered by Technicians for Africa: they provide training courses relating to Cat® machinery that technicians in the mining and construction industry need to be familiar with. These courses, sponsored by Caterpillar University, consist of 18 intensive modules and are completed online over a period of 3 to 6 months.
Big companies hire skilled technicians
Skilled technicians who have in-depth knowledge of the machinery that they work with are sought after by large construction and mining companies. Technician training provided by Technicians for Africa provides a thorough overview of all Cat® machinery, ensuring that learners are an asset to the companies that they work for – reducing downtime and prolonging the life of machinery through correct use and maintenance.
Increase your employability and earnings
Learners who complete our free online training courses receive a certificate of completion, which is a superb addition to any resume. Technicians who have completed additional training are more employable and earn higher salaries. These free Caterpillar online courses are also great for technicians who are currently studying and wish to expand their knowledge and can be used to enter a vocational school.
Technician training in Africa
Our free online courses for technicians are sponsored by Caterpillar – the global leader in construction and mining equipment. 18 Modules completed over a period of 3 to 6 months give a complete overview of all Cat® machinery and cover everything from assembly and maintenance to the basics of hydraulics and electricity. Once all modules have been successfully passed, learners will receive a certificate of completion that acknowledges them as Foundational Level 1 and Level 2 certified technicians.
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