How to Become an HVAC Technician

How to Become an HVAC Technician

The fact is, no one is too cool (or too hot) to become an HVAC technician. Oftentimes, it’s a career choice that falls off the radar, because it’s not all that glamorous at first glance. There’s nothing alluring about spending time in dusty basements, creepy crawl...
Construction Training and Apprenticeships Versus Traditional College

Construction Training and Apprenticeships Versus Traditional College

It’s no secret that at Build-Pride, we love fighting the stigma that you need to attend a traditional 4-year college to be “successful.” Many prospective college students are surprised when they sit down with us and learn earn the advantages that construction can have...
How Electrician Training Works

How Electrician Training Works

How Electrician Training WorksHave you considered becoming an electrician, but you’re not quite sure how to get started? Luckily, becoming an electrician in Kansas is a fairly straightforward process. You’ll begin by attending a trade school or an apprenticeship. Once...
What Jobs Pay the Best Right Out of High School?

What Jobs Pay the Best Right Out of High School?

What Jobs Pay Best Straight Out of High School? Are you convinced you need to go to college to be successful? Think again. Consider a career in the skilled building trades. Not only can you skip the classwork, debt, and late night studying, but you’ll be on the fast...
How Long Does it take to Become a Roofer in Kansas?

How Long Does it take to Become a Roofer in Kansas?

How Long Does It Take to Become a Roofer in Kansas? Have you been considering a career as a roofer? You might be surprised by how quickly you can grow your career from high school graduate to owning your own business. Unlike your college-going cohorts, you won’t...
What Are Some Alternatives to College?

What Are Some Alternatives to College?

What Are Some Alternatives to College?We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again—the college path isn’t for everyone, and that’s OK. If any of these examples sound familiar, you’d be smart to consider paving your own pathway to success:You’re curious about being...