Hi, I am Mike Pattenson, founder of OperatorHQ.com.

OperatorHQ.com is a comprehensive hub of resources for all heavy equipment operators and individuals who want to enter this profession. We have provided steps to take heavy equipment training and crane certifications, we also have directories of schools and community colleges that offer such training.
We put everything in one place.


Our main objective is to provide the ultimate resources for operators of these types of machinery.


You can use this website as a guide. You may find some information no longer updated. We try to update the information to the best of our effort. If you find any obsolete information, please let us know by contacting us here.

We are confident that you can find the information you are looking for by browsing on this website.


We wish you good luck on your career as a heavy equipment and crane operator!