Skilled Trades

Character Traits of HVAC Technicians

Are you ready to start your career as an HVAC technician? There are certain character traits that set a great HVAC technician apart from the rest. If you want to start your career on the right foot, it is important to evaluate yourself to know the important character traits that employers in the field are […]

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5 HVAC Skills You Learn in Technical Training

Are you ready to start your career in the HVAC field? Becoming a skilled HVAC technician requires the right training from a technical college. At Tulsa Welding School – Jacksonville you will learn five essential HVAC skills to help you find a job when you graduate from one of our HVAC programs. HVAC technicians will […]

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3 Advantages of Trade School vs. On-the-Job Training

People who enter the skilled labor job market are sometimes advised to look for employment before seeking formal career training programs because employers provide on the job training. However, on-the-job training is not offered at all the companies you may want to apply to, and it’s not guaranteed to be more comprehensive than training at […]

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How to Start Your Technical Career Faster

Earning a college education can be a great way to start a career, but attending a four-year university isn’t for everybody. Some people don’t want to spend the time and the tens of thousands of dollars to go to college, especially since there’s no direct career training or clear path to a job after their […]

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Infographic: US Unemployment & Skilled Trades Demand

Unemployment has been falling steadily since the recession of 2009, and the change is clear in the skilled trades. With strong demand for workers and the impending retirement of more and more Baby Boomers, now is a perfect time to train for a career in the skilled trades. This infographic presents information on job growth […]

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Video: Myths & Facts of Working in the Technical Fields

Technical careers are subject to some gross inaccuracies. Unfortunately, these misconceptions often deter people from pursuing rewarding careers in the skilled trades before they can learn the truth about them. Every day Tulsa Welding School sees its graduates move into promising careers with huge potential for future job growth, and this video aims to set […]

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Why Learn HVAC in Jacksonville?

The Sunshine State is well-named. Florida is consistently one of the hottest states in the Union year after year, and it is the overall warmest state year-round. Heating, cooling and hot water accounts for the majority of energy use in Florida homes (55-58%). The majority of that cost goes into cooling. This varies a lot […]

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Basic Electro-Mechanical Technologies Skills Guide

If you are a person looking for a career in the field of electro-mechanical technologies, there are certain fundamental skills that you need to have in order to be successful. These include skills and knowledge in the areas of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning or HVAC, solar (which can be obtained through a solar panel […]

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The Benefits of Hands-on Learning

Tulsa Welding School frequently emphasizes the hands-on approach to its technical education programs. Our students benefit from a well-rounded training experience with a combination of classroom theory and experiential learning courses. We do this so that our students are best-prepared to take on the real world successfully. Indeed, there are multiple benefits of hands-on learning […]

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10 Reasons to Start a Career in HVAC

Are you looking for a new career? A great career field to consider getting into is the HVAC industry. With over 60 different HVAC job options, it is a diverse and growing industry. Here are ten reasons why now is a great time to get started with your career in HVAC. Growing Industry The demand […]

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