Technical Studies – For the practical individuals!
What is Technical Studies?
Technical Studies is a very broad term used for a whole range of practical courses. Technical studies teach you the skill you need to repair, build or design something. It also gives you the opportunity to start your own private business and be your own boss.
Why should I study Technical Studies?
Not everyone is keen on working in a corporate environment. Sitting in an office behind a desk all day and going to daily meetings might not seem at all appealing to you. If you are a practically-minded person who thinks abstractly and likes keeping busy and moving around, then a career in the technical industry might prove a rewarding and lucrative career for you.
What Technical Studies careers can I pursue?
Technical studies will teach you a trade and allow you to build your future by owning your own company and being your own boss. You can also be in the privileged position of providing employment opportunities for other people.
If you would like to learn about the different types of careers you can pursue with Technical Studies, then consider these careers:
Chemistry: Careers in this field include environmental monitoring, chemical production, food processing, and pharmaceutical and agricultural research
Construction: There is now a renewed interest in the construction industry in South Africa and a career in this industry can be both rewarding and lucrative
Draughting: Become a recognised leader in the Draughting Industry and pursue a rewarding career as a draughtsman
Electrical Engineering: As an Electrical Engineer you will be responsible for the operation, design and installation of many types of electrical equipment
Motor Engineering: In today’s fast paced work reliable transportation is crucial. You will always be guaranteed of job security when pursuing a lucrative career as a motor engineer
What Technical Studies courses does College SA offer?
College SA offers the following Technical courses: