A Big Reason You Are Never Too Old To Start Your Electrician Journey

caution-electric-signThere are plenty of careers out there that, whether it’s advertised or not, have age restrictions on them.

Sportspeople, for example, are generally heading towards the end of their careers once they hit their mid-30’s.  As their fitness levels begin to decrease, they’re going to be more susceptible to injuries and as a result, are going to be less attractive to teams. Continue reading

Should You Still Consider A Traditional Trade As A Career Today?

Look on job boards or websites; in local papers or on company websites and you’ll see a plethora of jobs available – there might be millions of people unemployed at the minute, but there is reported to be around 500,000 vacant positions in the UK at any one time currently.

However, if you’ve looked for a job recently, chances are you’ve noticed the positions are things like ‘Content Manager’, ‘Digital Marketing Executive’ and ‘SEO Director’.

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Learning A New Trade As An Electrician

There are many trades that you can turn to your own advantage.  For example, being able to repair your electrics is extremely useful when you have problems at home.

However, once you’ve trained to be an electrician, you will be able to do the full library of electrical work, at your own home.  The financial savings of being able to complete the majority of the work in your own home make this a worthwhile trade to enter.

Electrical work can be extremely varied, in the sense that we all understand that someone with electrical qualifications will be able to replace some wires.  But this will help anything from a simple socket replacement to rewiring an entire property. Continue reading