This three-day summer camp will give students entering 5th - 8th grade the opportunity to participate in fun hands-on activities at NTC campuses and centers of excellence. Each day, participants will complete two projects that will be led by NTC's industry-expert faculty.
DIVE INTO DIESEL
Get behind the wheel of a semi-tractor and explore the concepts of pneumatics, hydraulics and diesel engine operation. Design and work with different power transmission systems, and disassemble a diesel engine to see some of the components at work inside.
Explore a variety of healthcare careers with fun games and equipment that students will use to simulate blood draw, fluid sharing and moulaging wounds.
HIGH FLYING FUN & LEAN LEGO CAR
Think outside the box to create an innovative paper airplane and LEGO car prototypes. Discover all of the steps needed to procure parts, manufacture your design and deliver your product!
This is more than stop, drop and roll. Complete the fire safety obstacle course with bunker gear and hoses, learn how to discharge a fire extinguisher and explore the components of a fire engine.
Take a tour of NTC's Wood Technology Center of Excellence and learn about wood science programs, the different machines, and what they do. Campers will even make a take-home gift while running the CNC machine!