Exploring Trades, Intermediate Register For This Camp

Grades: 7 - 12
Course Code: SCMP 129
Week 2: July 10 – 14
Cost: $279
CRN: 10661

Additional weeks of this camp

Week 7: Aug 14 - Aug 18 Cost: $279 CRN: 10662 WAITLIST ONLY

Are you curious about careers in construction trades? Learn safe use of hand and power tools, as well as the basics of trades like carpentry, plumbing, tile setting and finishing. Get involved in hands-on activities and find out what work is like in the construction industry. Gain an understanding of construction trades and take home the final results of multiple projects.

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

Document use, Numeracy, Thinking

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 items.