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.
Easier vs Harder Skilled Trades to Learn
Although no skilled trade is actually “easy” to learn, we think you’ll agree that some trades are harder to learn than others.
11 Certificates You Can Earn at Trade School
In this article we’ve compiled a list of certificate programs that are common at trade schools across the country. While no skilled trade or medical career is ‘easy’ to master, these programs can be completed relatively quickly, especially when compared to a 4 year...
Trade Jobs That Pay Over $50,000 With No Degree
You don’t need a degree to get a job that pays over $50,000 in these transportation, construction and skilled trades careers.
What Does an HVAC Technician Do?
Whether it’s industrial HVAC systems or residential split systems, today’s “air conditioner repair man” is a highly skilled, technically adept trades-person.
Computer Programmer Job Description and Education
Learn about a computer programmers job description and how to become one. Also get information about a computer programmer salary.
Good Jobs to Help Pay for Trade School
There are all sorts of jobs that might be good for students who are attending, or plan to attend trade school.
Medical Lab Technician Job Description and Career Info
Learn about a lab technician’s job description and outlook, how much a lab tech makes, and where lab technicians are paid the most.
Hair Stylist Job Description and Education
Learn about the job description of a hairstylist and the education you’ll need to complete in order to achieve a career as a hair-stylist.
Highest Paying Jobs with Least Time in School
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.
Auto Mechanic Training and Job Description
Read about an auto mechanic’s job description, how to become an auto mechanic, and get the most recent salary info released in 2022.
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