ThinkBIG about your career
If you have the talent and desire, but just need the know-how, Cat® dealers can help you get started. Dealers offer a variety of ways to get new technicians trained for this rewarding career.
One program Cat dealers support is known as ThinkBIG. In this unique two-year program, dealers partner with colleges to teach you how to service Cat equipment using cutting-edge diagnostics, advanced technologies, and high-tech tools. What's more, in addition to valuable skills, graduates of ThinkBIG receive an associate degree in applied science.
Partner schools across the country
In addition to ThinkBIG, Caterpillar and Cat dealers work together with community and technical colleges to support education and training programs. These programs range from one to two years and offer various levels of training for your career.
See below for a full listing of the schools that Caterpillar dealers partner with to prepare the next generation of technicians. And if you don't see a partner school in your area, contact your local Cat dealer for recommendations on how to start your career.