Hawaii Trade & Vocational Schools

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So, you are beginning your search for a trade school in Hawaii! That is exciting news!

Whether you are looking to attend a school in a big city like Honolulu, or in a smaller, more rural area there are definitely options. Our list of schools provides some of the most important information you may want to know before making a decision to enroll. From net price to total enrollment, you can find the best match for your needs. Our data is updated annually so you can be assured the information is as accurate as possible.

So, scroll through the list, see which ones sound like good possibilities and reach out to the school for more information.

No matter which choice you make, just know that attending trade school in the Aloha State is a great choice for a brighter future!

Hawaii Trade Schools

The vocational schools listed below are in alphabetical order and include programs from barber to welding and everything in between. No matter what career you are interested, there will be a vocational school just for you in Hawaii!

Our partner schools are those that we do receive a commission for, but they are amazing schools with lots of opportunities in all different vocations. Just click a button to reach out to any school to learn more about them.

Trade Schools By City In Hawaii

Are you looking for a vocational school in a specific city in Hawaii? Below are some of the cities that offer the most opportunities for those looking for a technical or trade school.

Partner Trade Schools Near You In Hawaii

Already have an idea of what kind of vocational training program you are looking for? Our partner schools are a great place to start!

Go ahead and select a program, enter your zip and find the schools that are closest to you in what is known as the Aloha State.

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Additional Vocational Schools In Hawaii

The  data below is from the Integrated Postsecondary Education System (IPEDS) which is a great resources for finding trade schools all over the country.

The information shows some of the most important items you may consider when choosing a school. Much more information is provided on the IPEDS website if you want to dive deeper!

APC Crane Training

Address: Various
Cost Range: $3,000-$6,000


APC Crane training offers classroom and field training in classrooms across the country in a variety of cities. They only offer training and certification for crane operators.

Hawaii Electricians Training Fund

Address: 1935 Hau Street, Roon 301, Honolulu, HI, 96819
Housing: No


Hawaii Electricians Training Fund (HETF) is a nonprofit organization that offers apprenticeship programs, safety training, and skills development programs. Courses are available on different islands and can include Inside Wireperson, Lineman, and Telecom CATV.

Honolulu Community College

Address: 874 Dillingham Blvd, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817-4505
Enrollment: 3,210
Housing: No
Graduation Rate: 23%
Average Net Price: $7,713

International Union of Operating Engineers


With over 1,000 instructors and many locations throughout the United States and Canada, IUOE is a great choice for learning how to handle heavy duty equipment. Each location offers different types of opportunities for training and apprenticeships. Classroom instruction, simulators, and working onsite with an experienced journeyman are all parts of the training you will receive.

Mauna Loa Helicopters

Address: 73-310 U'u Street, Kailua Kona, Hawaii 96740-2650
Enrollment: 6
Housing: Yes
Graduation Rate: NA
Average Net Price: NA
Cost Range: $88,00-$105,000