Medium/Heavy Truck: News

Freightliner, SCTCC truck donation
November 5, 2018

Three years of working with Freightliner of St. Cloud in the Get Ahead program has paid off for the Medium/Heavy Truck program at SCTCC.

On Nov. 1, representatives from Freightliner and the college gathered to celebrate the addition of a 2014 Cascadia tractor unit to the program, which...

SkillsUSA
July 3, 2018

When SCTCC students head to the National Leadership and Skills Conference, they know how to compete. 

SCTCC sent five first-place SkillsUSA State winners to the national competition held in Louisville, Ky. Over the course of June 25-29, the SCTCC delegates performed different competitions...

May 26, 2017

Travis Hetten grew up 20 minutes south of the Canadian border in northern Minnesota. His earliest memories are of big machines.

“I was fascinated by big farm machinery, big trucks, and big road equipment,” he said.

Then he learned he could turn that fascination into an occupation,...

April 14, 2017

Students from the Medium/Heavy Truck program at SCTCC brought home three medals from the 2017 SkillsUSA Minnesota State Conference held March 31-April 2.

Matt Sowada placed second in the Diesel Equipment Technology contest, which is the biggest of all Skills contests with about 50...