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Vocational school is becoming a popular choice among graduates and others looking to pave a new career path, especially with the cost of college climbing. Furthering your education is always a great idea, so if you have your heart set on a particular occupation, check out a trade school first. You may be pleasantly surprised to find you can get your training in the trades or in healthcare faster, for a lot less money and still come out with a job.

Vocational school is becoming a popular choice among graduates and others looking to pave a new career path, especially with the cost of college climbing. Furthering your education is always a great idea, so if you have your heart set on a particular occupation, check out a trade school first. You may be pleasantly surprised to find you can get your training in the trades or in healthcare faster, for a lot less money and still come out with a job.
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Vocational school is becoming a popular choice among graduates and others looking to pave a new career path, especially with the cost of college climbing. Furthering your education is always a great idea, so if you have your heart set on a particular occupation, check out a trade school first. You may be pleasantly surprised to find you can get your training in the trades or in healthcare faster, for a lot less money and still come out with a job.

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Military Education Benefits: All What You Need to Know

5/17/2019
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If you were an active duty military member, you may be eligible for military education benefits. This is great to know if you’re considering jumping back into the job force and you need more training to make your application stand out. With the military education benefits available, you may be able to get access to the training you desire and with the educational benefits, you have earned. It’s also possible that your family members can get military education benefits. However, you first...

Duration:00:04:35

Trade School: Why You Should Consider It

5/10/2019
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Trade school is becoming more and more popular among graduates and other people looking to pave a new career path, especially when you consider how the cost of college keeps climbing. If you’ve been wondering about what to do with your future, then maybe you should consider trade school. Trade school, or sometimes called vocational school or career college, is a school that teaches you a particular trade. Unlike a traditional college that has a bunch of degrees and programs to choose from,...

Duration:00:04:25

CCAPP: Everything You Need to Know

5/2/2019
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Now is a great time to start making plans to enter into the field of substance use disorder counseling. Getting certified through CCAPP is easy and inexpensive compared to college degrees. If you’d like to learn more, then set aside time now to listen to this podcast! With education and training, you’ll acquire the skills you need to follow the CCAPP certification track, and become a counselor for those suffering directly or indirectly from alcohol and drug abuse. CCAPP Approved...

Duration:00:06:03

A Day in the Life of a Bookkeeper

4/24/2019
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The future certainly looks bright for bookkeeping careers. The bookkeeping market is soaring in 2018 and is valued at a whopping $98.7 billion in the United States alone. But what does a day in the life of a bookkeeper look like? It’s probably something you want to know if you’re considering joining this career. Well, we’re here to give you all the ins and outs of a day in the life of a bookkeeper. By the end of this episode, we think you may see how great of a career bookkeeping...

Duration:00:03:43

5 Reasons To Become an HVAC Technician

4/12/2019
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If you’re looking to get a trade skill that’ll be around for years, then look to become an HVAC technician. The outlook for this career path is very promising for recent grads. There are many reasons why folks are looking to get a trade skill today. When you become an HVAC technician, the job opportunities are endless. People will always need their homes heated and cooled, which means your skill will always be in demand. Listen to t this episode today to find out more! HVAC Technician...

Duration:00:04:24

Why You Should Consider Computerized Accounting Course

4/4/2019
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If you’re considering taking up a new career, why not consider taking a computerized accounting course? Every company needs someone to handle their accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and general bookkeeping, which means there could be plenty of work available for those with such skills and training. Many people who are trained in bookkeeping can choose to start their own business keeping the books for other businesses. Click below to learn more about Computerized accounting...

Duration:00:03:56

Are you interested in a career in the medical field? Have you ever considered being a medical assistant?

3/26/2019
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If you’re interested in medical work, medical assisting could be the job for you. The great news is, the medical assistant job market is projected to have excellent growth. And, it doesn’t take long to get the training you need. Interested in learning more? Listen to this podcast to learn how to become a medical assistant in five simple steps. Medical Assistant Program: https://www.intercoast.edu/programs/medical-assistant/

Duration:00:04:18

Attaining an Electrician Career: What You Should Know

3/19/2019
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Are you interested in pursuing a career as an electrician? In this episode, we're covering tips and tricks on how to become an electrician, as well as the amazing benefits of becoming one! Ready to embark on your electrician career? Need to start off your academic training? Check out our program: https://www.intercoast.edu/programs/electrical-training-program/

Duration:00:04:29

Ready for Something New in 2019? Define Your Next Career Move with These Tips

3/7/2019
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Do you hope to take a family vacation, drop a few pounds, or pay off a car? For many people, the New Year offers the chance to pursue another goal: a career move. It's not an easy step to take, but making a good career move can be one of the best decisions you make for yourself and your family. By following these tips, you're sure to nail the steps needed to successfully change jobs. 2019 is a great time to get started. The Complete Guide for Single Moms Going Back to School:...

Duration:00:09:25

Episode 5: Switching Careers or Going Back to Work? How to Explain Gaps in Employment on Your Resume

2/27/2019
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We often think about gaps in employment as a negative thing. There are some reasons for your employment gaps which employers won't look on positively. The desire to return to school to resume your education is mostly considered a sign of commitment and desire for personal development by employers. You need to know how to explain your employment gaps effectively to prospective employers on your resume. Stay tuned for our guide to find out how! Click the link below to see all our...

Duration:00:09:07

Episode 4: Top 10 Signs It's Time to Make a Career Change

2/20/2019
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Our careers are a huge part of our lives and they take up a lot of our time. The average person spends around 92,000 hours of their life working. With so much time spent at work, it's important that we actually enjoy what we do. There's nothing worse than dreading your work day and wishing the hours away. If that feels familiar to you, it might be time to make a change. Is your job making you miserable? Or do you need a change of pace? A career change could be the best thing for you. Stay...

Duration:00:08:52

How to Choose a Trade School

2/13/2019
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Choosing a career is an exciting and intimidating process, but vocational schools can make that process easier. But what is a vocational school, and why should you consider it? Let's take an in-depth glance at vocation school and why this could be a great career path choice. Click the link below to see all our programs: https://www.intercoast.edu/programs/ And our Online Programs: https://www.intercoast.edu/online-programs/

Duration:00:06:46

Episode 2: The Role of Addiction Counselors in Recovery

2/5/2019
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If you have a desire to make the world a better place for others, you may want to take a closer look at Alcohol and Drug Counselor Education and Training. In this episode: Addiction is a deep-rooted disease. Drug and alcohol addicts suffer from more than just the effects of substance abuse. Their issues are psychological, usually resulting from a mental disorder or even from an event in their past. This is why addicts need professional psychological help during the recovery...

Duration:00:07:19

Why More and More People are Choosing Trade Schools Over Colleges

1/30/2019
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Let's play a little game of would you rather. Would you rather sit behind a desk all day or work in a trade job where you can make more money and enjoy what you're doing? For some, this is a very quick and easy answer, but others might feel a little skeptical due to high schools pushing four-year colleges. For the skeptical ones, here are a few reasons why more and more high school graduates are going on to trade schools vs. going to a four-year college. InterCoast Colleges Certificates:...

Duration:00:06:35