FastTRAX Engineering Technology Career Academy

Registration will open April 1, 2019

CNC/CAD Design: Make your part and run a jet engine! The camp is all about "hands on." Use a professional CAD package and learn how to design the impeller. Along the way, learn about "design-for-manufacturability."

Mechatronics: Learn about circuits, solder your board, and program a robocam! Learn about self-driving cars, remotely operated vehicles, and robotic surveillance. Assemble a servo-controlled camera and then program it to operate wirelessly.

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Career Academy Information


July 15-26, 2019


9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Engineering Buildings, DVC Pleasant Hill Campus


High school students pay ONLY $2.00 for the two units class.



College credit:

IDSGN-105-6105: Earn 2 units college credit and 5 units of high school credit.

Who can apply:

This course is appropriate for students entering grades 9, 10, 11, and 12 for Fall 2019


  • DVC does not provide meals; please make sure to pack your own lunch and snacks.
  • Because this class gives college credit, students must attend everyday for the whole time or they may receive a non-passing grade for the class on their college transcript.


 Limited to 30 students.

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DVC Summer Camps are supported by a generous contribution from AT&T. AT&T Aspire is investing in students today – at home, in the classroom, at work – to prepare them for success tomorrow.

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