Ashworth College Blog

Consider vocational school at an accredited online college

Written by Ashworth College on Wednesday, 06 December 2017. Posted in Career

Consider Vocational School at an Accredited Online College

Cell phones, computers, and artificial intelligence are evolving at a rapid pace. But technology solutions can never totally replace tradespeople. There will always be a need for those who are skilled at working with their hands. If this kind of work is for you, Ashworth College is an accredited online vocational school that can get you started in a variety of trades.

If you’re not sure where to begin, look for something that’s interesting and meaningful to you. We offer a range of vocational courses from electrician training to carpentry to HVAC certification prep. The three online programs below are popular options. Have you considered...?

Electrician Training

Enroll in the Electrician Training Career Diploma program and you’ll prep to work as an electrician in homes and businesses. Our online vocational school courses cover important terms, basic electrical theories and practices, wiring, safety, installation and more. The lessons align with National Electrical Code (NEC) wiring standards.


Become a Carpentry Career Diploma student and you’ll learn about frameworks and structures for homes and businesses. These vocational courses cover everything from foundations to roofing. Plus, you'll learn about everything between like stairs, windows, decks and walls. You’ll review all the tools, plans, and codes needed and learn how to use them, too.

Heating and Air Conditioning

Join the HVAC Career Diploma program and you’ll get training to work with residential and commercial heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems. Your vocational school training will start with the work environment, trade organizations, regulations and safe work habits. You’ll then cover each kind of system that’s maintained by an HVAC technician. The lessons prepare you for the Environmental Protection Agency Section 608 Certification Exam. The Federal Clean Air Act requires all HVAC technicians to have this certification.

About the Author

Ashworth College

Ashworth College

Our community is full of independent, motivated, growth-focused students. Dive into our blog to explore diverse stories from our students, friends, experts, and executives. From tips & tricks to student experiences and alumni stories, the Ashworth Blog is all about celebrating our community's accomplishments and passions.

Browse By Category
Recent Posts
4 Ashworth College reward programs

Life Hacks Why Ashworth 4 Ashworth College reward programs - an infographic

The Ashworth College mission statement includes affordability as one of its main value propositions. But our quality educational programs become more affordable than ever through a variety of saving

What’s the Correct Way to Display Nursing Credentials?

Healthcare What’s the Correct Way to Display Nursing Credentials?

Nurses love initials. Specifically, they love the initials “RN.” And for good reason: It takes a lot of hard work to earn a nursing license, and it takes even more dedication to keep that creden

Play a Key Role in Child Development with an Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education

Career Why Ashworth Play a Key Role in Child Development with an Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education

In this blog series, we highlight programs that are new, different, special, popular, and—most importantly—are helping our students GO AHEAD in life. Childcare workers hold a special role in

Connect With Us

Ready to get started?

Let's talk about your educational goals. Call 1-800-957-5412