Resources for Launching Your Texas Career

Emerald Shield Academy is dedicated to equipping you with the skills and knowledge to succeed in your chosen Texas profession. Here, you’ll find a variety of resources to jumpstart your career journey, including links to relevant regulatory agencies:

Free Resources:

  • Texas Occupational Guides: Explore detailed information on various Texas professions, including job descriptions, salary ranges, and educational requirements.
  • Career Planning Resources: Access valuable resources on resume writing, interview skills, and job search strategies.
  • Texas Labor Market Information: Stay informed about current job trends and in-demand skills within the Texas workforce.

Training and Certification:

  • Course Catalog: Discover our comprehensive course catalog, featuring in-person, online, and blended learning options tailored for Texas professions.
  • Exam Preparation: Ace your licensing exams with our targeted exam prep courses and study materials.
  • Industry Certifications: Earn industry-recognized certifications that enhance your resume and validate your skills for employers.

Regulatory Agency Links:

  • Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR): Find licensing information and requirements for various professions regulated by the TDLR, including link to TDLR website.
  • Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS): Access licensing information and application procedures for professions overseen by the DSHS, including link to DSHS website.
  • Other Regulatory Agencies: We provide links to additional relevant regulatory agencies based on your chosen profession. Explore our website for specific details.

Additional Resources:

  • Industry Associations: Connect with professional associations in your field to access networking opportunities, continuing education resources, and career development tools.
  • Job Boards: Search for current job openings within your chosen profession on our curated list of reputable job boards.
  • Success Stories: Read inspiring stories about Emerald Shield Academy graduates who have launched successful careers in their chosen Texas professions.

Stay Connected:

  • Subscribe to our Newsletter: Receive regular updates on upcoming courses, industry news, and career tips specifically relevant to Texas professions.
  • Follow Us on Social Media: Join the conversation and connect with other aspiring professionals in Texas.

Contact Us:

Have questions or need help finding the right training program for your career goals? Our academic advisors are here to assist you. Contact us today to discuss your career aspirations.


Investing in your career starts with the right education and training. Emerald Shield Academy is committed to your success. Explore our resources, connect with industry professionals, and take the first step towards a rewarding career in Texas!