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You'RE Certifiable : The Alternative Career Guide to More Than 700 Certificate Programs, Trade Schools, and Job Opportunities - Lee Naftali

You'RE Certifiable

The Alternative Career Guide to More Than 700 Certificate Programs, Trade Schools, and Job Opportunities

Paperback Published: 9th June 1999
ISBN: 9780684849966
Number Of Pages: 384

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Are you established in a career but feeling the need for a change? Interested in starting your own business and looking for an alternative to the more traditional enterprises? Graduating from college (or high school) and wondering what to do now? If you are searching for an offbeat, soul-satisfying profession that offers more than just a paycheck, enrolling in a certification program could be the perfect first step to finding the job that is made for you.

"You're Certifiable" is packed with more than 700 ideas for alternative careers as well as all the information that you need to embark on your chosen field, such as:

* Holistic health: from acupressure to hypnotherapy

* Crafts: From violin making to glassblowing

* Art and design: from museum studies to Feng Shui

* Working with animals: from horse training to pet grooming

* Outdoor pursuits: from diving to hot-air balloon piloting

* Food and drink: from beer brewing to cake decorating

The first-ever comprehensive directory of certification programs throughout the country, "You're Certifiable" provides the essentials on how to get certified in the career of your choice, how long it will take, how much it costs, and what to expect once you start working. Lee and Joel Naftali have gathered all the tools you need to find your perfect niche in the professional world.

Introductionp. 11
The Subjects of Your Affectionp. 23
Evaluating Schools and Careersp. 33
Planning for Profitp. 44
Animalsp. 53
Animal Massagep. 53
Dog Trainingp. 57
Horse Management and Trainingp. 64
Pet Growingp. 67
Therapeutic Riding Instructionp. 85
Miscellaneous Animalsp. 87
Art and Designp. 91
Floral Designp. 92
Museum Studies and Art Appraisalp. 100
Feng Shuip. 107
Miscellaneous Art and Designp. 110
Bodywork and Physical Healthp. 116
Bodyworkp. 117
Colon Hydrotherapyp. 128
Movement Trainingp. 131
Natural Vision Correction13t135
Consulting and Counselingp. 139
Birth, Pregnancy, and Labor Supportp. 140
Coaching and Life Guidancep. 146
Genealogyp. 152
Graphologyp. 155
Miscellaneous Consulting and Counselingp. 159
Craft and Tradep. 164
Boatbuilding and Yacht Designp. 164
Bookbinding and Book Artsp. 168
Horseshoeingp. 172
Jewelry Design and Watchmakingp. 178
Piano Tuning and Musical Instrument Repairp. 193
Violin and Guitar Making and Repairp. 199
Woodworking and Furniture Makingp. 205
Miscellaneous Craft and Tradep. 213
Food and Drinkp. 225
Beer Brewingp. 225
Candymaking and Cake Decoratingp. 228
Macrobiotic and Whole Foods Cookingp. 231
Herbal and Alternative Medicinep. 236
Ayurvedap. 237
Herbologyp. 239
Homeopathyp. 250
Miscellaneous Herbal and Alternative Medicinep. 254
Mediap. 266
Animationp. 266
Broadcastingp. 272
Filmmakingp. 283
Publishingp. 290
Metaphysical Healingp. 295
Metaphysical Healingp. 295
Outdoors and Activep. 313
Divingp. 314
Guiding and Leadershipp. 318
Miscellaneous Outdoors and Activep. 324
Therapyp. 327
Breathwork and Rebirthingp. 328
Hypnotherapyp. 334
Miscellaneous Therapyp. 359
Indexp. 375
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ISBN: 9780684849966
ISBN-10: 0684849968
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 384
Published: 9th June 1999
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.52 x 15.04  x 2.36
Weight (kg): 0.57