Chad Flinn – Electrical Instructor at BCIT and Instructor for APP 2 CEO
Red Seal Electrician
Worked at BCIT for last 8yrs
Worked up north in Ft McMurray
Passionate about teaching his trade and tradespeople about starting and running their trades business right.
Has a blog and a podcast for his apprentices/journeypeople
What You’ll Hear in This Episode
- 98% of all trades business start-ups fail
- Dad is a Civil Engineer
- Danger of being pigeon-holed in your apprenticeship
- Buying their first house in Ft. Mac for 250K!
- Working Maintenance – get a book!
- Try to get a well rounded apprenticeship
- Trades Pre-Madonna’s
- I’m a six figure student – making six figures NOT OWEing six figures
BCIT Electrical Trades – https://www.bcit.ca/study/programs/1760ttcert
BCIT Electrical Foundation – https://www.bcit.ca/path/trades/pathways/foundation.shtml
BCIT APP 2 CEO Course – https://www.bcit.ca/study/programs/0550000000
Register for APP 2 CEO – https://www.bcit.ca/study/courses/vent1824
Chad’s APP2CEO Facebook Group – https://www.facebook.com/groups/315315738914991/
The Electric Academy – http://www.theelectricacademy.com/
YouTube Channel – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRm79BcxKhOWRj6CQAB_Cqg
Twitter – @chadflinn
Instagram – @flinnagin