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AI-proof Jobs: Why Plumbing is One of the Safest Bets

The rise of AI has many worried about their jobs. While some professions are at risk, skilled trades like plumbing offer a secure future. Working in the trades ensures not only a stable career path but also the satisfaction of using your hands and skills to solve real-world problems. Unlike many jobs susceptible to AI, plumbing requires a unique blend of technical knowledge, adaptability, and problem-solving skills that robots simply can't replicate.

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AI-proof Jobs: Why Plumbing is One of the Safest Bets

The rise of AI has many worried about their jobs. While some professions are at risk, skilled trades like plumbing offer a secure future. Working in the trades ensures not only a stable career path but also the satisfaction of using your hands and skills to solve real-world problems. Unlike many jobs susceptible to AI, plumbing requires a unique blend of technical knowledge, adaptability, and problem-solving skills that robots simply can't replicate.

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how do I become an electrician

At Access Training, over 70% of our students successfully qualify as electricians while juggling full-time work commitments. This might seem daunting at first, but with the right approach and guidance, you can achieve your career goals while maintaining your current work schedule.

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Reboot Your Trade Qualification

Have you ever started your journey to becoming a qualified electrician, gas engineer, or plumber but life got in the way? Perhaps you started your NVQ training but had to put it on hold due to unforeseen circumstances. If this is the case for you, Access Training is here to help you get back on track and achieve your qualifications – even if you started your journey elsewhere.

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Thinking about a career change or starting fresh in the skilled trades? Becoming an electrician offers stability, great earning potential, and the satisfaction of working with your hands. But what if traditional apprenticeships don't fit your lifestyle? Don't worry, Access Training provides you with the tools to achieve your electrical career, without the traditional apprenticeship route!

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Are you tired of hearing about the traditional university path and its hefty student loans? Did you know there are lucrative skilled trades in the UK that offer impressive salaries without a degree? In this article, we're diving into the world of these rewarding careers, revealing the top earners and highlighting exciting options without needing years of university studies. 

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Is Being a Plumber Hard?

 

If you're considering a career switch into the trades industry, or you are just curious about the trade, one question likely pops into your head: is being a plumber hard?

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Retraining After Redundancy

Losing your job can be a real punch to the gut, but don't worry, there are always other paths to explore. Think of it as a chance to learn new skills, get a fresh start, and rekindle your career with the right support. At Access Training, we are here to guide you every step of the way, especially if you're thinking about switching to the trades after getting laid off.

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The UK's job market for skilled electricians is on the rise. With a predicted shortage of 104,000 electricians by 2032 and average salaries soaring above £39,000, choosing a career in this field is like flipping the switch on your long-term financial security.

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A plumber working on a pipe

  1. Update your resume and online profiles.
  2. Network with other plumbers and professionals in the construction industry.
  3. Speak to a recruitment specialist. 
  4. Be prepared to interview.
  5. Consider specialising in a particular area of plumbing.
  6. Stay up-to-date on the latest plumbing codes and regulations.
  7. Get involved in your local plumbing community.
  8. Apply for a paid apprenticeship.
  9. Never stop learning.

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