The AIS Heavy Equipment Technical Institute, located at the AIS Construction Equipment Corporation's Lansing, Michigan Branch, is a private post-secondary school offering heavy equipment operator and technician training.

  • AIS Heavy Equipment Technical Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

  • AIS-HETI is licensed by the State of Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs as a Post-Secondary Proprietary School (ID#8601000139)

  • The Institute is recognized as an NCCER (National Center for Construction Education Research) Training Center and issues NCCER Certifications in Heavy Equipment Operations.

  • AIS Heavy Equipment Technical Institute is a recognized WorkKeys Testing Site. GoTo: to register.

  • The Institute offers a 6(HCEO-106) and 10(HCEO-110) week heavy equipment operator training program. Go to the "AIS HETI Operator Training" link for more information.

  • Course Dates for 2019
    *Session #1 (Monday -Thursday)

    • HCEO 106 - April 8 to May 16, 2019

    • HCEO 110 - April 8 to June 13, 2019

    *Session #2 (Monday-Thursday)

    • HCEO 106 - June 17 to July 25, 2019

    • HCEO 110 - June 17 to August 22, 2019

    *Session #3 (Monday- Thursday)

    • HCEO 106 - September 9 to October 18, 2019

    • HCEO 110 - September 9 to November 12019

AIS-HETI is currently able to accept tuition payments through the Veteran's Administration, Michigan Works!, Michigan Rehabilitation Services and Native American Tribal Tuition Services.