Frequently Asked Questions
Most of the answers to your questions can be found here. If not, feel free to contact us!
How do I register for classes?
If you are interested in applying for the next semester of training courses, please apply online. Both of the forms below must be submitted for consideration.
Sims U Application
Is this considered an apprenticeship?
This is a pre-apprentice training course. Students will be apprentices when they complete the program. By the end of the course, students will be expected to pass the CDL Class A driving test, rigger and signalman certification, and a core competency test of their crane knowledge.
How long does the course take to complete?
The program time span is 16 weeks. Classes are held Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm with an hour-long lunch break.
What are the requirements to apply?
Requirements are great attitude, love for working outdoors, ability to learn and desire for a long term career.
How much does it cost?
No cost to the students. This is a paid training course – we compensate the students for their time. Only open to prospective Sims employees.