Real Life Guide: Engineering Technician by Neil Harris
  

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Real Life Guide: Engineering Technician by Neil Harris

Informative and inspiring, the Real Life Guide to Engineering Technician looks in detail at what it takes to train for, get into and be successful at this hands-on career. Presented in a lively and informative format, this guide motivates both school leavers and adults by providing candid but rich advice from people who work in the industry, as well as practical advice on what qualifications you need to succeed. This book details an industry that is often misunderstood by young people because of lack of information available. It is for anyone considering a career in engineering specialism, whether it is a job in aerospace that appeals, or technical work with maintenance and materials. The Real Life Guide to Engineering Technician allows you to gain every possible insight into the industry in order to determine whether it's the right career area for you. The book also features a frank description of the career, including the highs and lows of the job; top tips from those working within the industry; examples of typical working days; advice on qualifications, training, work experience and where to look for jobs; guidance on the skills and strengths needed; a quiz to explore aptitude and relevant skills; information on the job opportunities available and a list of contacts and resources for further information. Real Life Guides are practical guides for practical people. Each guide looks in detail at what it takes to train for, get into and be successful at a wide range of hands-on careers. Real Life Guides aim to inform and inspire you by providing comprehensive yet hard-hitting information about what it takes to succeed in these fields.

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Format

Paperback
88 pages

Author

Neil Harris
More books by Neil Harris

Publisher

Trotman Education an imprint of Crimson Publishing
www.crimsonpublishing.co.uk

Publication date

20th November 2008

ISBN

9781844551699


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