A viable career option for people who want to work in the skilled trades is as a steamfitter. Steamfitters typically work in industrial settings, installing and maintaining high pressure piping systems. Becoming a professional steamfitter requires professional training in construction skills, welding and pipe cutting, and pipe fabrication, all while practicing with real tools. The knowledge and theory that steamfitters need to have ensures that steamfitters enjoy mental stimulation while being able to work in a hands-on career. For more information about training for a career in pipefitting as a steamfitter, contact an Admissions Representative at Tulsa Welding School.