Career Connections Videos

Career Videos from PBS Learning Last Updated: 1/27/2022 4:14 PM

Career Connections Videos from PBS Learning


In this resource from PBS Learning, professionals tell about what they do everyday on the job and what you need to do to prepare for a career in their industry/profession.

Learn about the following occupations/careers: 

  1. Accounting/Auditor
  2. Advanced Manufacturing Engineer
  3. Aerospace Engineer 
  4. Advertising Director
  5. Agricultural Inspector
  6. Animator
  7. Architect Sports Planner
  8. Art Auctioneer
  9. Auto Factory Worker
  10. Automotive Sales Representative
  11. Biomedical Engineer
  12. Bookkeeping and Accounting
  13. Chemical Engineer (2 videos)
  14. Chemist
  15. Civil Engineer
  16. CNC Die Shop Machinist
  17. Construction Manager
  18. Construction Worker
  19. Commercial Truck Driving
  20. Cosmetology
  21. Die Shop Manager
  22. Culinary Chef
  23. Dental Assisting
  24. Energy Analyst
  25. Developmental Disabilities Worker
  26. Electrical Engineering
  27. Environmental Scientist
  28. Equestrian Therapist
  29. Farmer
  30. Financial Coach
  31. Fiscal Analyst
  32. Food Scientist
  33. Food Scientist - Quality Assurance Manager
  34. Graphic Designer
  35. Hospitality Management
  36. Gym Owner
  37. High School Art Teacher
  38. Human Resource Manager
  39. Hydrologist
  40. HVAC Lab Technician
  41. Importer/Exporter
  42. Industrial Designer
  43. Industrial Hygienist
  44. Manufacturing Manager
  45. Machinist
  46. Marketing Specialist
  47. Mechanical Engineer
  48. Medical Technologist
  49. Multi-craft Maintenance Technician
  50. Multilingual Immersion Studies
  51. Museum Exhibitions Preparator
  52. Natural Science Manager
  53. Musician
  54. Network Architect
  55. Nurse Practitioner
  56. Occupational Therapist
  57. Operations Strategic Planner
  58. Paramedic
  59. Phlebotomist
  60. Pharmacist
  61. Pipefitting & Plumbing
  62. Product Designer
  63. Production Accountant
  64. Promotional Events Coordinator
  65. Prosthetic Specialist
  66. Prosthetist (2 videos)
  67. Public Relations Specialist
  68. Radio Host
  69. Radiologist
  70. Respiratory Care Therapist
  71. Restaurant Entrepreneur
  72. Restaurant Management
  73. Senior Vice President of Theatre Operations
  74. Shipping and Receiving
  75. Software Developer (2 videos)
  76. Sonographer
  77. Sound Engineer
  78. Special Education Teachers
  79. Speech Therapist
  80. Structural Engineer
  81. Supply Chain Manager
  82. Technical Writer
  83. Tire Designer
  84. Transportation Supervisor
  85. Web Developer
  86. Welding
  87. Weld Shop Supervisor

Additional Info

CTAE Main Homepage

W-WCHS Online Career Development Center (accessible off campus)

W-WCHS Graduation Advisement Checklist (9th-12th Grade Academic & CTAE Courses Included)

CTAE Programs of Study & Career Pathways (click link for overview document)

CTAE Career Pathways, Course Descriptions, and Programs of Study

CTAE Course Registration Information

W-WCHS Work-Based Learning Program

Profiles in Hope: Life & Career Conversations & Tiger Success Stories--*Volunteers Needed*

Career Pathway-EOPA Testing Links

Career Aptitude and Interest Discovery Tools

YouScience Aptitude Assessment (accessible via the Infinite Campus SLDS portal)

Claim Your Future Game (Careers, Money Management)

Career Interests Game

Georgia's In-Demand Careers

Georgia's FREE Tuition Short-Term Programs for In-Demand Careers in Georgia = HOPE Career Grant 

Georgia's Hot Careers to 2028 

Georgia's STEM Careers to 2028

East Central Georgia Region In-Demand Careers to 2026

Georgia's High Skill, High Wage, High Demand Occupations List

Health Careers in Georgia Guide

Technical College System of Georgia

Georgia Department of Labor 

Career Exploration Tools

My Next Move - Career Exploration
  -Mi Próximo Paso - Career Exploration (in Spanish)

O-Net Online

Occupational Outlook Handbook

GPS For Success-The 16 National Career Clusters> Navigate Your Career Path to a Bright Future

Virtual Job Shadow - Career Videos  

CareerOneStop Career Exploration, Training & Job Information

CareerOneStop Career Cluster Videos

CareerOneStop Career Videos

Career Connections Videos (from PBS Learning)

CareerOneStop Industry Research Resources - Fastest-Growing, Largest Employment, Highest Paying

Industry Information - Overview & Outlook for All Industries

Career Videos by Industry

AgExplorer - Career Finder & Virtual Field Trips

Nursing Career Guides and Resources

Science Careers--Science Buddies

Science Careers--Biotech Careers

Careers Using Math

Art Careers

College Preparation

College Admission Test Prep. Resources 

Guide for the College Bound Athlete--NCAA Eligibility


Military Exploration

Military Career Exploration--U.S. Armed Forces


Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment Information (Georgia Futures)

Dual Enrollment Requirements for W-WCHS English 1101/1102


Paying for Your Education

Financial Aid Information and Resources

Local Adult Education Programs

Adult Education and Training Programs via Athens Tech. and Augusta Tech.


Now Hiring in Wilkes Co. Region

Employment Opportunities for Students & Community Members


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