Trade School Career guide

Scroll through or use the search bar to learn about all the different skilled trades, technical, business, medical and STEM 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.

Fast Trade School Certificates that Pay Well

Are you looking to start a career that pays well and doesn't take ages to train for? Here's a list of certifications and licenses from across the skilled trade and medical career paths that you can earn quickly. You're almost guaranteed to have good employment and...

What an Auto Mechanic Does

What is an auto mechanic? A physician is to people what an auto mechanic is to cars. Your job is to diagnose and fix cars, trucks, and other types of vehicles.

Different Types of Mechanic Careers

There are a variety of other job descriptions under the umbrella heading of mechanics that goes beyond the auto mechanic. The term “mechanic”…

Highest Paying Trade School Careers

Not everyone is cut out for college, especially the four-year type. Yet, to survive in this world, you need to have some sort of skill. Because hey, bills don’t pay themselves.

What A Statistician Does

You like the order, consistency, and certainty that numbers provide. They give you exacts that you can analyze and interpret in order to draw a conclusion. A career as a statistician could very well be your calling in life.

How To Choose A Trade School

You’ve explored your career options and have decided that trade school is the route for you. Perhaps you’ve realized that paying for college doesn’t give you a guaranteed return on your investment. Or, maybe the traditional college path just isn’t your thing. Whatever...

What a Computer Technician Does

What is a computer technician? There are many different types of industries you will be working within, from retail to government. Since technology is in a constant state of change, …

Different Types of Trade Schools

There are different types of “trade schools” to be found with some specializing in 1 or just a few careers. Across the internet you’ll find reference to skilled trade schools…

What an HVAC Technician Does

HVAC and plumbing contractors are the largest employers of HVAC technicians, but you may also find jobs in the retail industry, as a self employed contractor, and within the educational system.

ASE H Series Transit Bus Practice tests

These ASE H series transit bus mechanic certification practice tests are designed to test your knowledge of the material in the ASE transit bus study guide. "To identify and recognize those Transit Bus Technicians who demonstrate knowledge of the skills necessary to...

STEM Training Programs

Science, technology, engineering, and math. The four building blocks of the STEM careers. STEM is everywhere; but, what is it? And why is STEM so important?

What an Aircraft Mechanic Does

Q: What does an aircraft mechanic do? A: When planes or helicopters are in need of maintenance or repair, it’s an aircraft mechanic that gets the craft up and running smoothly.

What a Diesel Mechanic Does

What can a diesel mechanic do? You work hard, and you get dirty; but, that’s all in a day’s work. The bigger the vehicle you’re working on, the better. Buses, trucks, and…

ASE Mechanic Certification Practice Tests

I’m building a set of ASE certification practice tests directly from the online ASE manual. “There are more than 40 ASE certification tests, covering almost every imaginable aspect…