Cool Careers Without College: Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love to Repair Things, 1st Edition

  • Marcia Amidon Lusted
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508172854
  • ISBN-13: 9781508172857
  • DDC: 620.004602
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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With the decline of trade schools and the high cost of college tuition, many students who love to work with their hands and would like to enter the workplace quickly are looking for other avenues. For those interested in mechanical work and work in other technical fields, this guide walks the reader through the many options open to students interested in construction, installation, and maintenance. With detailed information on needed preparation and certification, this book gives readers a solid overview of these high-growth industries.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Cruise Ship Mechanic.
2: Pipe Fitter/Steamfitter.
3: Aviation Mechanic.
4: Hvac Technician.
5: Solar Panel Technician.
6: Elevator Technician.
7: Line Worker.
8: Masonry Worker.
9: Nuclear Power Plant Technician.
10: Small Engine Repair Mechanic.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.