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Rock the Trades™ is a workforce development initiative that celebrates the American industrial worker—raising awareness of the skilled trades as a fulfilling career path and enabling those who choose to embark upon it
Josh is a 33-year-old renewable industry veteran by day and aspiring woodworker by night. He has always loved woodworking and building in general, but homeownership really fueled the fire behind taking woodworking to another level for him and his business. Josh resides in Northwestern Connecticut with his two boys and wife, and he documents his life, skills, and the behind-the-scenes of his Ferguson Woodcraft projects on his Instagram.
HVAC technicians play an important role in ensuring that we’re all able to live comfortable lives. It’s their responsibility to install, repair, and maintain refrigeration, air conditioning, and heating systems. Here’s what an HVAC technician does, why they’re so important, and how you could start a career in this industry.
Kendra is an Electrical Apprentice in British Columbia, Canada. She grew up in a blue collar family, which led her to take trades classes throughout high school, where she ended up falling in love with electrical. For the past two years, Kendra has been working in electrical with a passion for learning and improving in her trade.