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Why You Should Consider Getting Your Career Training from Trade Schools in San Antonio Texas

Why You Should Consider Career Training

Universities can be an excellent choice for post-secondary education when you want to learn about certain subjects or concepts. However, career training gives you the right options when you want to pursue a specific career and are looking for the exact skills that are needed. If career training is what you have in mind, consider trade schools in San Antonio Texas. Trade schools offer distinct advantages in the real world. For example, they provide:

  1. Choice: Whether you want a career in business, healthcare, medical, financial, skilled trades, fashion, or information technology, trade schools in San Antonio Texas offer programs in all of these fields.
  2. Affordability: With programs typically ranging between six months and two years, you spend only the time you need to learn and develop the skills for your industry. The less time in school means less debt, and a quicker jump into the working world.
  3. Convenience: With night classes, day classes, and online classes, you can construct a schedule that allows you to meet the demands of school and your life in a workable balance.
  4. Real world experience: Trade schools in San Antonio Texas don’t merely offer classroom learning – they provide real world experience before you enter the real world. With externships and training from people who actually work in your field, you will get the chance to get a feel for the career, giving you an edge over your competition.

Where to Get Your Career Training

When deciding which of the trade schools in San Antonio Texas to attend, take a look at the three below:

Lamson Institute – Lamson Institute offers a number of programs that are in demand in the current market. Specifically, you can register for lab assistant, optometric assistant, commercial refrigeration, as well as medical billing and coding. Classes are led by qualified professionals who will teach you using classroom lectures and hands-on experience to prepare you for the real world.

Southern Careers Institute (SCI) – In addition to their financial representatives and career placement services, SCI offers two campuses in San Antonio to serve you. Between the two campuses, you can earn your education for pharmacy technician, medical billing and coding, medical office specialist, medical assistant, business accounting specialist, HVAC, as well as an administrative assistant. Additionally, the South campus proudly offers the Southern Star salon where you can receive quality hair, nail, and skin services at affordable prices. What’s more, all services are performed by students under the professional guidance of qualified instructors.

Get Started Today

If you want to begin a new career that offers a rewarding career path, strong potential for growth, and decent pay, understand that it doesn’t have to take years to get there. Simply call the enrollment representatives at Southern Careers Institute to learn more about their programs, schedule, financial aid, and placement services. What are you waiting for?    

This article was published on: 03/4/19 1:25 AM

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