Heavy Equipment Mechanic School Nashville, TN 4 out of 5 graduates get hired in the field*

Tennessee is one of the nation’s top states for careers in the heavy equipment maintenance industry**. With a 12% growth rate projected and more than 3,000 openings expected by 2026, this is a field that offers excellent employment opportunities for people who have a mind for mechanics and are great with their hands. Heavy Equipment Mechanic training at Lincoln Tech’s historic Nashville campus - once known as Nashville Auto-Diesel College (NADC) - can help you build the skills employers in the field are looking for.

Four out of 5 graduates from our Nashville campus’ Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology programs get hired in the field. You can earn a Diploma for faster entry into the field, or pursue an Associates Degree in Service Management for added earning potential when you graduate.

Heavy Equipment Mechanic training at Lincoln Tech’s Nashville campus – serving students from throughout the southeast and across the country – helps graduates launch careers with real impact while meeting industry needs for qualified mechanics and technicians.

Skills Acquired at Our Nashville, TN Heavy Equipment Mechanic School

  • Take apart and reassemble engines, transmissions and transaxles from tractors, bulldozers, backhoes, excavators and more.
  • Work with heavy-duty brake systems, fuel lines, and electrical systems.
  • Apply basic welding procedures for certain types of repairs.
  • Study the physics of hydraulics in the heavy equipment repair and maintenance industry.
  • Replace parts on front-end loader differentials, kingpin suspensions, and rubber/steel track systems.

Build skills for a career keeping some of our nation’s most vital equipment on the roads and on the job at construction sites, mining operations, agriculture centers and more. Check out Heavy Equipment Mechanic training at Lincoln Tech’s Nashville campus today.

* As reported to the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) in the Nashville campus’ 2018 G&E Report.

** Career growth projections can be found at careeronestop.org for the years 2016-2026. Ranks reflect comparisons among 48 continental U.S. states. Salary information is based on median salary information collected for the year 2017. Data is current as of September 30, 2018.

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended the Nashville, TN campus and enrolled in a program can be found at:

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1524 Gallatin Avenue
Nashville, TN 37206
Phone: (615) 226-3990
Toll-Free: (800) 228-6232

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