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The Detroit Training Center offers comprehensive safety, licensing, and certification programs to construction contractors that are in need of improving their on-site safety in a very cost-effective manner. Our programs are completely customizable so that you only pay for what you need. We have a long history of working with construction company owners, managers, supervisors, and human resources to ensure that safety, training records, and documentation are all aligned and maintained per OSHA standards. Benefits of our training include (but are not limited to):

  • Job site safety increases
  • On-site incident reductions
  • Lowering EMR for Worker's Comp
  • Paying lower long-term Worker's Comp costs
  • Meeting all federal and state safety regulations
  • Repeated business due to safety reputation
  • No need for full-time safety manager
  • Significant discounts on any required safety courses for employees
  • No need to worry about HR staff or owners scheduling training--we will do that for you! 
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Heavy EQUIPMENT Operator  

Through this program, the Detroit Training Center provides multiple certifications for operating heavy equipment and powered industrial trucks. As a result, graduates of this program find successful careers on construction and landscaping projects. Lecture portion covers instruction and general background knowledge on equipment. Hands-on segment gives students the opportunity to drive and operate a variety of equipment including forklift/hi-lo's, skid steers, backhoes, front end loaders, excavators, and lifts. Topics covered include OSHA rules and regulations, job-site safety, reading grade levels, identifying soils, machine inspection and maintenance, and job-site layout. Furthermore, job placement assistance is provided to our graduates of this program. This program is VA-certified.


The Detroit Training Center offers the best in commercial truck driver training and career development for those looking for opportunities in the transportation industry. Furthermore, we only use modern equipment, experienced instructors, and provide a first-class facility to make your experience professional and enjoyable. In-depth lecture and textbook materials cover general knowledge, air brakes, and combination vehicles (to obtain Temporary Instruction Permit) in addition to safety. The hands-on segment includes straight line backing, off set left or right backing, 90 degree alley docking, coupling of trailers, and the completion of a behind the wheel exam. This is a VA-certified program.

Blight Removal Training Program  

The Detroit Training Center offers students a way into the blight removal industry through this program. This is a dramatically growing industry, especially in Detroit, Flint, Saginaw, and Pontiac because many houses are in need of lead and asbestos abatement for renovation and demolition. The courses selected for this program prepare the worker for the rigors of the job. Most of all, we provide them with the licensing, credentials, and soft skills needed to succeed in this particular workplace. As a result, we are able to help with job placement for our graduates. This program is VA-certified.

Logistics Training Program

The Detroit Training Center provides entry-level two-week intensive training through this program that prepares students for work in the logistics industry. Students receive hands-on training in both stand-up and sit-down forklift/hi-lo operating. In-depth lecture and textbook materials cover inventory management, soft skills, and OSHA 10. Job placement assistance is provided to graduates.

Diesel Mechanic Training Progrom 

The Detroit Training Center provides this 2-year program for training in the basic fundamentals of diesel mechanic operations. This includes engine tune-up, repair, service, and troubleshooting on medium/heavy duty trucks, among other equipment. Successful students go on to become experts in their desired, specialized, and very lucrative fields. Some students opt to take the 1-year Diesel Technician program. Job placement assistance is provided. This program is VA-certified.