Occupation is any productive activity which a person does and earns a living from it. Unpaid services of all kinds are excluded from any classification of occupation.
It is in this lucid manner that this book will teach you occupation.
It clearly explains the three major types of occupation. They are the industrial occupations, the commercial occupations and the service occupations.
It identifies the industrial occupations. They are the extractive occupations, the manufacturing occupations and the constructive occupations.
It analyzes the different types of extractive occupation. They include farming, mining, fishing, dredging, forestry, lumbering, quarrying, oil and gas extraction.
It appraises the different types of manufacturing occupation. They include food processing, textile manufacturing, plastic manufacturing, car manufacturing, detergent manufacturing, electronics manufacturing, shoemaking and rubber processing.
It discusses the different types of construction occupation. They include house building, road construction, car assembling, welding, panel beating, blacksmithing, furniture construction and painting.
It identifies the commercial occupations. They are the trading occupations and the aids-to-trade occupations.
It analyzes the different types of trading occupation. They include retailing, wholesaling, importing of goods, and exporting of goods.
It appraises the different types of aids-to-trade occupation. They include transporting, warehousing, banking, communication, advertising, insurance, tourism and stock exchange.
It identifies the service occupations. They are the direct service occupations and the indirect service occupations.
It analyzes the types of direct service occupation. They include the barbers, musicians, stewards, medical practitioners, cooks, gardeners, teachers and legal practitioners.
And it appraises the types of indirect service occupation. They include the public officials, civil servants, police, soldiers, sanitary inspectors, customs officers and judges.