The mission of ATS Specialized (ATS) is to be an industry leading educational institution offering effective vocational training while maintaining the highest standards of quality and integrity.
ATS offers a variety training programs in heavy equipment, mobile cranes, construction related trucks, rigging, signaling, directional drills, and commercial motor vehicles. ATS offers both standardized programs as well as customer specific specialized training in all of the above trades. The focus of ATS is to maximize the learning of our customers to enhance their knowledge and skills, and to ensure their safety and compliance with industry and governmental standards.
ATS employs a staff of over fifty people at its location in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin where it was established in 1959. The school has a staff of twenty instructors and a fleet of over fifty pieces of heavy equipment, mobile cranes, and trucks.
ATS offers both beginner level programs and employer specific customized training at its Sun Prairie, Wisconsin location and at remote locations throughout the country in:
- NCCCO Crane Operator Training, Testing and Certification
- NCCCO Rigger-1 & Signalperson Training, Testing and Certification
- OSHA Compliant Rigging & Signal Person Training, Testing and Qualification
- Class-A CDL Commercial Driver Training, Testing and Licensing
- Horizontal Directional Drills
ATS is a family owned, private vocational school that's been in operation for over Sixty years and our long standing success is based on many things:
- Customer Satisfaction
- National Recognized Credentials
- Industry Relationships
- Skills Oriented Training
- Certified Instructors
- Up-To-Date Curricula
The needs of the employer can also vary widely based on the type of work you do, the environments you operate in, the regulations you must follow, and the needs of your customers. This is why customized training and specialized curricula designed to meet the employer's needs have become an integral part of the ATS organization. These training programs can fulfill regulatory requirements, insurance requirements, or greatly enhance the safety consciousness and productivity of your workforce.
The instructional staff at ATS develop and deliver customized training programs at our sites or yours, with your equipment or ours, and with a focus on the specific needs of your organization. ATS has a well trained and highly dedicated team of instructors who can design and implement heavy equipment, mobile crane, or commercial vehicle training programs for your employees. ATS training covers a broad spectrum of subjects including: backhoes, bulldozers, wheel loaders, excavators, scrapers, articulated dump trucks, motor graders, all terrain fork lifts, mobile hydraulic cranes, lattice boom cranes, and articulated boom cranes, commercial motor vehicles/CDL testing.