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Retrain as a carpenter

On 15 Feb 2017 at 12:35pm I would like to wrote:
I was wondering if anyone on here has or knows anyone who has retrained in a trade? I'm looking to switch careers from retail and I've tried researching training academies, only one I've found is in Kent which is almost 5 grand. The money isn't the issue it's the travel. Any advice or information would be great
On 15 Feb 2017 at 1:10pm The Greek wrote:
My mate did the one at City College. It's part time so you can still work too.
On 16 Feb 2017 at 7:48pm Plumber wrote:
Don't worry about the college you go to, put your effort into finding a good tradesperson to work for. You learn about 2% of what you need at college. 98% of what is important you will learn at work. A good small or midsized firm will teach you safely and let you try new things. A bad firm will just use you for cheap labour forever.

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