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From welding to midwifing, check out Silicon Valley's largest vocational schools


Silicon Valley Business Journal. September 20, 2013.  If you feel like ditching your current gig and starting a new career, this week's Vocational Schools List is right up your alley.

Sick of staring at computer screens all day? Consider motorcycle technology training at WyoTech or welding courses with the San Jose Job Corps.

Not sick of staring at computer screens? Learn how to manage electronic health records at Central Coast College or TechSkills - San Jose.

Tired of having to sneak off to the dive bar across the street from work to do some daytime drinking? Get into a line of work where on-the-clock drinking is not only tolerated, but part of the job description. Enroll in intensive sommelier training at The International Culinary Center.

Feel trapped in your cubicle? Trade it in for the freedom of the open roads and rest stops. Learn how to drive big rigs at the Center for Employment Training.

Click on the slide show to learn more about Silicon Valley's five largest vocational schools.

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