Foundation Drill Rig Operator
Developed in partnership with the International Association of Foundation Drilling (ADSC), the NAIT Foundation Drill Rig Operator courses provide you with the knowledge, skills and abilities required to safely and successfully operate a foundation drilling rig for industrial, commercial or residential projects.
NAIT's FDRO Program can provide the following benefits:
- Safety – By taking additional training, you will be further aware of your own safety and the safety of everyone working around you.
- Credibility – Education and training makes you a more valuable employee and enhances current skills and knowledge.
- Employability and job security – Training can differentiate you from other applicants. To an employer, training represents improved safety, efficiency, and profitability.
People in this ever growing and proactive industry will find employment in a variety of areas. You could be installing drilled piles for residential, commercial and industrial applications. You could be drilling on the side of a mountain for a cell tower, you could be drilling for piles to support bridges, dams, mines, roadways, subways, residential, commercial and industrial buildings, – the list goes on. With experience and education, further opportunities exist for project leaders, superintendents, etc.