The Construction Workforce Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee will house training, career counseling and placement and industry resources under one roof, bringing employers and industry closer to students in construction.
The trades are specialized jobs for professionals who use their hands and skills to build and repair. Electricians, welders, plumbers and carpenters are a few examples of trade professionals. While these professionals are specifically trained as experts in their craft, a 4-year degree
is not necessary for lucrative positions in these fields.
For people who are 3D thinkers, like to use their hands, creative, prefer to work outside of an office.
For those with management and leadership skills, consider a position in construction management. Estimating the cost of construction projects, project management, construction law, finance, and business development are a few avenues for people in these positions. A 4-year degree is usually required.
For people who are organized, detail-oriented, leaders, good communicators.