The economy may be tough, but there are jobs that are in demand in Central Texas. You just have to know which fields to consider and get the right training.
Austin Community College is the region's primary trainer and re-trainer of the local workforce with more than 235 degrees and certificates, many in high-demand career fields.
Warren Heatwole is a building construction technology professor at ACC. He spoke to KVUE about construction jobs.
ACC fall registration continues through Aug. 17. Spring registration begins for new students Nov. 7, and current and former students on Oct. 10.
For information on ACC career training and on other fields that are booming right now, click here.