Operator Training Program

Foundation Drill Rig Operator Courses

In partnership with NAIT, ADSC has developed a Drill Rig Operator Training Program. The below courses are available to take individually. Fees vary depending on the course.

Foundation Drill Rig Operator Level I (FDRO101)
The Foundation Drill Rig Operator program provides you with the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to safely and successfully operate a foundation drilling rig for industrial, commercial, or residential projects. The first level consists of 6 courses. The first five courses are online and theoretical in nature. The sixth course is practical and on the job.

FDRO110 – Principles of Drill Rig Operations ($325)
FDRO120 – Safety in Drill Rig Operations
FDRO130 – Introduction to Drilling Equipment
FDRO140 – Mechanics and Maintenance I
FDRO150 – Calculations and Rigging
FDRO100 – On the Job Learning Level I

Foundation Drill Rig Operator Level II (FDRO201)
The Foundation Drill Rig Operator program provides you with the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to safely and successfully operate a foundation drilling rig for industrial, commercial, or residential projects. The second level consists of 5 courses. The first four courses are online and theoretical in nature. The final course is practical and on the job.

FDRO210 – Installation of Drilled Shafts ($375)
FDRO220 – Project Documentation / Communication / Leadership ($450)
FDRO230 – Blueprint Reading
FDRO240 – Mechanics and Maintenance II
FDRO200 – On the Job Learning Level II

For further information and registration for either course, click here.