Trade School Career Guide

Scroll through our guide or use the search bar to learn about all the different skilled trades, technical, and business careers available at trade schools and tech colleges.

Discover what skilled tradespeople do, how much they make, and the types of jobs their training can lead to. If you’re interested in a medical career, check out our medical and healthcare careers guide.

HVAC Technician Job Description & Salary

HVAC Technician Job Description & Salary

HVAC technicians work on equipment that controls the air environment within a building including industrial HVAC systems and residential split systems,

Choosing an Online Trade School

Choosing an Online Trade School

Not all online college & university training programs are created equal. There are a few things a student should consider while researching online programs.

What You Can Learn at a Trade School

What You Can Learn at a Trade School

Trade schools are most commonly known for offering programs in the construction industry but that is a false perception. Learn about what programs are available at trade schools.

What Does a Welder Do?

What Does a Welder Do?

Welders work in a variety of industries including railroad, machinery/auto manufacturing, and construction. Learn about their job description and how to become a welder.

Different Types of Trade Schools

Different Types of Trade Schools

There are different types of trade school options to be found, some schools specialize in 1 or 2 careers and others offer a full list of programs.

Highest Paying Jobs with Little Schooling

Highest Paying Jobs with Little Schooling

Here’s a list of some of the highest paying jobs with the least amount of time in school. The time of the programs listed is between 3-6 weeks and 2 years.

Highest Paying Skilled Trade Programs

Highest Paying Skilled Trade Programs

This article is about the highest paying skilled trade jobs and other top paying careers you can find training for at a trade school or technical college.

Use the search application to connect with a school near you.