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Youth Tech Sciences Camp

Saturday, April 13, 2024

Welding

UA-PTC Community Education
Youth Tech Sciences Camp 2024

REGISTRATION IS OPEN

Camp Tuition
$175 per Camp

Age Requirements
Students who are entering 10th, 11th, or 12th grade

UA-PTC is offering five summer tech sciences camps in the following subjects:

  • Welding
  • Drafting
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Electrical Systems
  • HVAC

For questions, contact the Coordinator of Community Education, Katie Gustafson at [email protected] or call (501) 907-6670 ext. 3407 for more information or issues with registration.

July 22-25

Youth HVAC Camp

Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: UA-PTC North Little Rock Campus, Building A, Room 153D
Price: $175

Students will participate in learning the HVACR (Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration) through exciting classroom and lab exercises. Participants will take a deeper dive into an air conditioning system and see just how we combat the sweltering Arkansas summers.

Day 1: Shop Safety
Day 2: Refrigeration cycle and lab
Day 3: Electrical Basics and lab
Day 4: Troubleshooting and Brazing lab


July 29 - August 1

Youth Welding Camp

Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: UA-PTC North Little Rock Campus, Building C, Lab 108
Price: $175

Students will learn various welding techniques from an AWS (American Welding Society) licensed advanced welding instructor to complete hands-on projects that they can take home at the completion of the camp.

Day 1: Safety and Measurements
Day 2: Welding Fundamentals & Welding VR Simulations
Day 3: Hands-on Welding - Learning Proper Techniques
Day 4: Hands-on Welding - Complete Individual Projects


July 29 - August 1

Youth Drafting Camp

Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: UA-PTC North Little Rock Campus, Building A
Price: $175

Students will have the opportunity to explore several computer-aided drafting softwares, 3D printing, and hear from industry professionals.

Day 1: 3D Design using Inventor
Day 2: 3D Printing & AutoCAD
Day 3: Creating house floor plans using Revit
Day 4: Industry Talks


July 29 - August 1

Youth Advanced Manufacturing Camp

Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: UA-PTC North Little Rock Campus, Building A, Room 152A
Price: $175

Students will get an introduction into the process of how a part is made with CNC Machines, from the prints and drawing, creating tool paths, machining the part, and 3D printing the part.

Day 1: Shop safety
Day 2: Introduction to SolidWorks 3D CAD
Day 3: Introduction to MasterCAM
Day 4: CNC Machine/3D Print Parts


July 29 - August 1

Youth Electrical Systems Camp

Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: UA-PTC North Little Rock Campus, Building A, Room 152C
Price: $175

Students will learn about electrical concepts and electrical components. They will also have the opportunity to build circuits and perform measurements with test equipment.

Day 1: Electrical safety, concepts, and components
Day 2: Direct Current (DC) concepts & circuits; measurement instruments
Day 3: Alternating Current (AC) concepts & circuits
Day 4: Hands-on circuit projects


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