FastTRAX Engineering Technology Camp 2018

DEADLINE EXTENDED - SPACE STILL OPEN!!

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.

Interested students should complete the registration packet below and enroll in IDSGN-105-6105.

Dates:

July 16 - 27, 2018

Hours:

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location:

DVC Pleasant Hill Campus

Cost:

$46.00 per unit. High school students pay ONLY $2.00 for the two units class.

Requirements:

None

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 2018; however, it is open to all post high school students.

Notes:

  • 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.

Limitations:

 Limited to 30 students.

Steps for registration:

  1. Create a CCCApply account.

  2. Use your CCCApply username and password to log-in and fill out a DVC application.

  3. You will receive a DVC ID number via email once your DVC application is processed. (might take up to 24 hours). This ID number is a 7-digit number with NO letters.

  4. Use this ID number to fill out the Special Admissions Recommendation Form and obtain all required signatures. Fully complete all forms available below.

  5. Email, mail or drop off all below forms (Except the Special Admissions Recommendation Form) before May 29th to be eligible to register. Email to dvcsummercamps@dvc.edu or drop off at the Workforce Development office, AB 121.

  6. Once your other forms are submitted, and you have been accepted into the camp, take your completed Special Admissions Recommendation Form to the DVC Admissions and Records Office to sign up for the class between May 29th to June 7th for 11th and 12th graders. PLEASE NOTE: 9th and 10th graders will be able to register on July 10th & 11th.

     

    PLEASE NOTE: Admissions and Records will not be open on Fridays starting June 1.

    Admissions & Records Hours:

    Open Mon, Wed, Thurs from 8:30am-5:00pm, Tues 8:30am-7:00pm

    All camps fill quickly; we encourage you to enroll early!

Forms:

Campus map:

DVC map

Help with the DVC application:

DVC enrollment lab is open M, W, Th from 8:30am-5:00pm, on Tuesdays 8:30am-7:00pm, and on Fridays 8:30am-1:00pm (please note the enrollment lab will not be open on Fridays starting June 1st).

Form submission:

All completed forms may be emailed to dvcsummercamps@dvc.edu with the name of the camp listed in the subject line.

 For more information:

Please contact us at dvcsummercamps@dvc.edu 

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