Interested in becoming an astronaut? The most exciting day for anyone who wants to travel into space is the day they are selected to join the astronaut program. It can take up to two years of training to become a fully qualified astronaut. Candidates must learn the science and engineering of working in space, in a spacecraft or space station, and on other planets.
This camp is perfect for youth who are seeking more experience and knowledge of astronaut training. During the week Astronauts-In-Training will experience
- train like an astronaut; survival, SCUBA, navigation
- aeronautical flight training; ground school, simulators, real plane flight
- aerospace flight training with missions to the space station
- rocket science and engineering
- Mars rover engineering in our Lab of Discovery
- run off world scientific experiments in our science room
- command the mission control centre
- rover and drone missions
- learn about telescopes, astrophotography and navigation
- spacecraft engineering;
- and more.
Astronauts-In-Training will receive a jump suit and training manual.
Please note: to hold your spot you must both buy the course, and fill in the registration form. LIMITED OPENINGS FOR THIS CAMP.