NAICS 5 Digit Industry 61151

Industry 61151

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 61151 – Technical and Trade Schools

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 61151: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in offering vocational and technical training in a variety of technical subjects and trades. The training often leads to job-specific certification. Instruction may be provided in diverse settings, such as the establishment’s or client’s training facilities, educational institutions, the workplace, or the home, and through diverse means, such as correspondence, television, the Internet, or other electronic and distance-learning methods. The training provided by these establishments may include the use of simulators and simulation methods.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Code 61151

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Apprenticeship training programs
  • Graphic arts schools
  • Aviation and flight training instruction schools
  • Modeling schools
  • Computer repair training
  • Nursing schools (except academic)
  • Cosmetology schools
  • Real estate schools
  • Electronic equipment repair training
  • Truck driving schools

Cross-References for NAICS Code 61151

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 61151. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Offering courses in office procedures and secretarial and stenographic skills–are classified in Industry 61141, Business and Secretarial Schools;
  • Offering computer training (except computer repair)–are classified in Industry 61142, Computer Training;
  • Offering professional and management development training–are classified in Industry 61143, Professional and Management Development Training;
  • Offering academic courses that may also offer technical and trade courses–are classified according to the type of school;
  • Specialty air transportation services which may also provide flight training–are classified in Industry 48121, Nonscheduled Air Transportation; and
  • Offering registered nursing training–are classified in Industry 61121, Junior Colleges or Industry 61131, Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 61151

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 61151. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Air traffic control schools
  • Apprenticeship training programs
  • Art schools, commercial or graphic
  • Aviation schools
  • Banking schools (training in banking)
  • Barber colleges
  • Bartending schools
  • Beauty schools
  • Broadcasting schools
  • Bus driver training
  • Carpenters’ apprenticeship training
  • Chauffeur training
  • Colleges, barber and beauty
  • Computer repair training
  • Cooking schools
  • Cosmetology schools
  • Craft union apprenticeship training programs
  • Culinary arts schools
  • Dental hygienist schools
  • Dental technician schools
  • Electricians’ apprenticeship training
  • Electronic equipment repair training
  • Fire fighter training schools
  • Flight attendant schools
  • Flight training schools
  • Flying instruction
  • Graphic arts schools
  • Heavy equipment operation schools
  • Heavy equipment repair training
  • Home health aid schools
  • Hospital management schools (except academic)
  • Hospitality management schools (except academic)
  • Manicure and pedicure schools
  • Marine navigational schools
  • Massage therapist instruction
  • Mechanic’s apprenticeship training
  • Mechanic’s schools (except apprenticeship)
  • Medical technician schools
  • Modeling schools
  • Nurse’s aides schools
  • Nursing schools (except academic)
  • Photography schools, commercial
  • Plumbers’ apprenticeship training
  • Police training schools
  • Real estate schools
  • Restaurant management schools (except academic)
  • Schools, aviation
  • Schools, barber
  • Schools, beauty
  • Schools, cosmetology
  • Security guard training
  • Sheet metal workers’ apprenticeship training
  • Steam fitters’ apprenticeship training
  • Trade union apprenticeship training programs
  • Truck driving schools
  • Vocational apprenticeship training
Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 61: Educational Services
    • Subsector 611: Educational Services
      • Industry Group 6115: Technical and Trade Schools
        • Industry 61151: Technical and Trade Schools (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611511: Cosmetology and Barber Schools
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611512: Flight Training
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611513: Apprenticeship Training
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611519: Other Technical and Trade Schools

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