10 Best Vocational Training In The World

Updated on: May 2021

Best Vocational Training In The World in 2021


Careers in Psychology: Opportunities in a Changing World

Careers in Psychology: Opportunities in a Changing World
BESTSELLER NO. 1 in 2021

Working in Social Work

Working in Social Work
BESTSELLER NO. 2 in 2021
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Careers in Psychology: Opportunities in a Changing World

Careers in Psychology: Opportunities in a Changing World
BESTSELLER NO. 3 in 2021

Return on Investment in Training and Performance Improvement Programs, Second Edition (Improving Human Performance)

Return on Investment in Training and Performance Improvement Programs, Second Edition (Improving Human Performance)
BESTSELLER NO. 4 in 2021

YouMap: Find Yourself. Blaze Your Path. Show the World!

YouMap: Find Yourself. Blaze Your Path. Show the World!
BESTSELLER NO. 5 in 2021

Putting Nigeria to Work: A Strategy for Employment and Growth (Directions in Development)

Putting Nigeria to Work: A Strategy for Employment and Growth (Directions in Development)
BESTSELLER NO. 6 in 2021
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Cafeteria Man

Cafeteria Man
BESTSELLER NO. 7 in 2021

For Social Peace in Brazil: Industrialists and the Remaking of the Working Class in São Paulo, 1920-1964

For Social Peace in Brazil: Industrialists and the Remaking of the Working Class in São Paulo, 1920-1964
BESTSELLER NO. 8 in 2021
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Top 100 Health-Care Careers: Your Complete Guidebook to Training and Jobs in Allied Health, Nursing, Medicine and More

Top 100 Health-Care Careers: Your Complete Guidebook to Training and Jobs in Allied Health, Nursing, Medicine and More
BESTSELLER NO. 9 in 2021
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The Skills Balancing Act in Sub-Saharan Africa: Investing in Skills for Productivity, Inclusivity, and Adaptability (Africa Development Forum)

The Skills Balancing Act in Sub-Saharan Africa: Investing in Skills for Productivity, Inclusivity, and Adaptability (Africa Development Forum)
BESTSELLER NO. 10 in 2021

Technical Schools: Where Are the Jobs?

A lot of individuals are spending thousands on technical schools, only to find it difficult to obtain a job after graduation.

Many students are stating that the institution is at fault, and are demanding a portion of their tuition refunded. Some institutions have been successfully sued with fraud, misrepresentation and false advertisement in class action lawsuits. While many students have been successful in obtaining employment in their area of interests, there are still an enormous percentage of unemployed students trying desperately to find work.Below are some interesting points to consider before or while you are attending a technical school:

First, how long is the program? If the program is two years or less and many students have been attending the school for four or more years, you may want to look at the schools teaching staff, administrative staff, and graduation rate. High turnovers in technical schools are very common; however, you may need to look at why the staff is leaving or terminated. Graduation rates say a lot, but can be a little misleading. If the institution advertises a 98% graduation rate, but has only three graduates every five years, you may want to analyze the institution carefully. You may also want to look at other schools, in or outside your geographic location, and inquire of its success rate.

Second, investigate the necessity for the profession. The special skill that you have chosen may have been thriving ten years ago or more, but may be at a halt today. Investigate the outcome of your chosen skill; the job market may not be flourishing at the present time or perhaps, the profession may be declining or changing. Remember to always investigate your chosen skill across the globe.

Third, be honest with yourself. Some skills that you may have admired many years ago may not be achievable at the present time. Some skills require a lot of time, effort, and energy. If you have a full-time career, family and other obligations, obtaining that special goal may be hard, and you find yourself attending school longer than the required time.

If you have attended school for some time and/or have diligently sought employment for your special skill, with absolutely no success, than perhaps it may be time to consider an alternative to your situation.