Life-Changing Courses That Can Help You Start A Career

Get your career on track!

Claire Norton

2 months ago|3 min read


Whether you don’t like your current job anymore, or you want to start your career anew, you don’t have to worry about qualifications. Today, there are so many great courses that can provide you with all the necessary skills and knowledge and you’d be able to easily start a new career. You don’t have to finish long years at a college anymore because courses are so advanced today. So, if you are looking into starting a new career, here are a few courses and jobs that you can consider. 

Accounting and Finance

One good career option is in finance and accounting. If you're great at saving money and being responsible with it, as well as good with numbers then this career path might be just right for you. You can find a variety of courses both online and locally that will teach you how to become an accountant. You can look into job-specific skills in finance, risk management, and tax, or easily get AAT certified. And after completing the course you can become an accountant, financial advisor, bookkeeper, analyst, stockbroker and so much more. 

Sports and Fitness

If you already love exercising and find yourself often helping people out at the gym, why not pursue this career? There are a lot of great courses and certifications you can earn both online and offline and become a personal trainer or simply a fitness instructor. With sports and fitness courses you can become any type of instructor that will lead groups or have one-on-one training sessions and help people achieve their fitness goals. Also, you can become a PE Teacher, Nutritionist, Lifeguard, and Yoga instructor and join those beautiful and healthy professions. 

Health and Safety

Health and safety courses can cover a lot of different areas. These include risk assessment, COSHH, first aid at work, accident investigation, etc. There are a lot of areas to research here and see which career could be the best for you. Also, some jobs you could do include Health and Safety Officer, firefighter, environmental health practitioner, cleaner, maintenance engineer, warehouse operative, and similar.

Permanent Makeup Artist

The beauty industry is vast, and this is just one area to explore here. You can easily become a permanent makeup artist and gain skills for many different treatments, microblading, lip tattoo, permanent eyeliner, and so on. If you are interested in microblading for example, you can find amazing courses at PhiBrows Montreal and learn everything there is for this beautiful career. Additionally, you can find materials and equipment at PhiBrows Canada and secure yourself with the best gear to even open up your own salon.


For all the people that love building things and “playing” with materials, a career in construction could be a dream come true. With courses, you can easily qualify for this career whether you want to work in joinery, plumbing, carpentry, bricklaying, real estate, or any other similar position.  Besides these, you could get qualified to become a quantity surveyor, construction manager, and laborer. 

IT Sector

The IT industry is huge and you can become anything in it. There are thousands of different job positions and courses to teach you the skills, and there is simply something for everyone. You can become anything from IT support to a game designer. There are plenty of languages to learn here, too, including Python, Javascript, C++, etc. With these skills you can open up doors in so many areas and jobs, including, web development, software development, graphic designer, network administrator, game designer, game tester, and so much more. 


Just like in the IT industry, marketing has a lot of areas and a bunch of different courses to explore. Also, job positions are vast, and they include SEO, link builder, content marketing, email marketing, social media, etc. You can easily find accredited courses online and become a true expert in marketing. Also, you can become a marketing manager, marketing executive, copywriter, analyst, content creator, SEO specialist, coordinator, project manager… the list goes on.

As you can see, you don’t have to be stuck at a job you don’t like. There are thousands of courses that you can take up and gain all the necessary skills for your desired career path. These are just a few examples, but there are dozens more.


Hi, I'm Claire Norton. I am obsessed with the beauty industry and I love exploring new trends and writing about them!



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