Josey is an African American Welding Instructor with a passion for serving others. Based in Baltimore, Maryland, Josey is actively working to make change in her community through teaching welding and positivity to her students, which includes a new event she started called “A Weekend of Welding” to help make the skilled trade accessible to all.
Auto mechanics play an important role in our society. Without auto mechanics, transportation in this country would be incredibly difficult. Here’s what an average day in the life of one looks like, along with other important information about the career.
Garrett is a carpenter and the owner of G.W. Woodworks LLC, which he started nearly 7 years ago. Based out of central Maine, his carpentry company builds new homes and renovates existing ones. Garrett still does all his own carpentry work while leading a talented team of subcontractors for various jobs. Garrett has also become a proud and vocal advocate for sobriety and community after dealing with his own alcohol and drug addictions. He now hosts weekly “Skilled & Sober” chats on Instagram Live so trades workers can share their own experiences and find the support they need to succeed in all aspects of life and work.
The world will always need electricians. They play an essential role in the economy by helping individuals and businesses install, maintain, and repair electrical control systems, wiring, and fixtures. If you’re interested in becoming an electrician, now may be the perfect time to do so. We’ve gathered a list of the top electrician schools and certifications.