Leavitt Machinery Acquires Advantage Learning Solutions

Updated: Sep 18, 2019

Advantage Learning Solutions building

British Columbia, Sept.3 – As of Aug.31, 2019, Leavitt Machinery has acquired Advantage Learning Solutions, an Alberta-based training provider.

Advantage Learning Solutions has been providing safety, equipment, and online training for over a decade. With a proven track record and solutions for various operations, they are known for their quality and consistent safety educational services. In addition to their in-class training, they provide a wide selection of online courses. This allows them to provide solutions to both local and remote operations. It is this versatility and dedication to quality that caught the attention of Leavitt Machinery.

Advantage Learning Solutions issued the following statement: “We’re pleased to be working with Leavitt Machinery and their training division. Their expertise, resources, and team are tremendous assets that will help us provide even more solutions. We look forward to continuing to expand our training services as part of Leavitt Machinery”.

Leavitt Machinery has been steadily growing and enhancing their training division for nearly 20 years. With over 30,000 operators trained per year, Leavitt provides various educational solutions for many types of operations and equipment. Senior Vice President at Leavitt Machinery, John Mutis, states “We are proud to add the Advantage Learning family to our team. We are excited to expand their high-quality course offerings throughout our branch network.”

Despite the acquisition, business will continue as usual for Advantage Learning Solutions. This ensures that all current classes and online courses will proceed on schedule. All current personnel will be retained and both locations will continue their standard hours of operation.


Founded in 2001, Leavitt Machinery has become a leading material handling provider in Western Canada and the United States. With over 25 locations and 2 training branches, they provide their customers with complete equipment, training, and service solutions regardless of their industry. They are also COR certified in BC, Alberta, and Saskatchewan, adhering to the highest possible safety standards.

By acquiring Advantage Learning Solutions, Leavitt Machinery has bolstered their portfolio of courses and skilled trainers. With additional classrooms and online training options, they can provide enhanced support for equipment training, site safety, and industry-specific topics. Contact Leavitt Machinery today for more information on their in-class training and online courses!