Exploring Trades, For Girls Register For This Camp

Grades: 7 - 12
Course Code: SCMP 151
Week 1: July 4 – 7
Cost: $229 (4 Days)
CRN: 10972

Are you interested in entering the trades? Explore your curiosity and learn what it’s like to work in the construction industry. You’ll learn about various construction industry trades, such as carpentry, plumbing, HVAC, tile setting, and painting and finishing and learn proper use of basic hand and power tools through hands-on activities that utilize the skills of each trade.

This camp will focus on the enhancement of the following Essential Skills

Document use, Numeracy, Working with others

Eye and hearing protection will be provided. Campers are required to adhere to the safety precautions outlined by the instructors; safety infractions may lead to removal from the camp.

All participants are required to wear closed-toe shoes with a good tread; no sandals or open-toe shoes permitted in the shop. Steel-toe boots are preferred but not required. Long pants are required to be worn in the shop; no shorts, capris, low-cut tops, or loose clothing that could get caught in power tools. Coveralls or clothes that can get dirty are preferred. Campers with long hair should ensure that they bring hair elastics to tie back their hair.

Oversized take home item.