Category Archives: Plumber Apprenticeship

Diploma Programs That Can Be Completed in Under 1 Year

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Are you ready to go back to school and advance your future career, but also cannot afford to be in school for years? It may seem impossible to get an education without years of schooling, but luckily there are a few options for you. Here is a list of the programs at Eastwick College that …

How a Technical School Can Provide Better Value Than A 4-Year

Though the traditional path after high school is to enroll in a four-year university to obtain a bachelor’s degree, there may be a better option: technical school. Technical school provides individuals with the necessary degrees, diplomas or certificates at an affordable price and in a realistic amount of time to head into the workforce. At …

The Value of Apprenticeships in Trades

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Beginning an apprenticeship for a trade like plumbing, electrical work, or HVAC can set you up with a strong start to a fulfilling career. Beginning your career path in an apprenticeship program can give you the necessary knowledge to be on your way beyond your apprenticeship years. The guidance an experienced tradesman can provide an …

Eastwick College Founder Honored for Dedication to Community Service

Thomas Eastwick, president and founder of Eastwick College was recognized in June 2017 for his dedication to the community and devotion to education. The award was presented at the Nutley Chamber of Commerce Membership Luncheon. Thomas Eastwick’s life’s work has been to educate those in need–that’s why Eastwick College provides students with an affordable education …

Plumber Apprenticeship: Skills for a Stable Future

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A plumber apprenticeship is your first step to beginning a career in plumbing, pipefitting, or steamfitting. Since this job requires hands-on experience in order to do it well, four to five years of apprenticeship experience is required in order to begin your career. Fortunately, plumber apprentices are protected by unions, which guarantee a fair wage …