What does long term on the job training mean?
I have this book its helping me choose a career and some careers im interested in say it requires long term or short term on the job training? Well others say associates, bachelors or masters? So what would i do if i wanted to become something that requires "long term on the job training" like a electrician for instance? Would that be an academy? Or would that be like working with a company?
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On the job training usually means; training that's a lot more hands on in a sense, so instead of academics it's 10X more practical so.. As you've said becoming an Electrician, you'd take up an apprenticeship as an apprentice of a fully qualified Electrician teaching you the in's and out's of the trade, so yes usually... More
Answered By: MEANMEDIC - 12/12/2011
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Long term on the job training can be a myriad of different things. The first thing that pops into my head is Air Traffic Controller, because it is a job where a very high percentage of holders of this position have no bachelors (BS or BA) level degree, many times associates (AS or AA) or less. Degrees/certificates do... More
Answered By: Chris A - 12/13/2011
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