Astronauts In Training
Interested in becoming an astronaut or engineer? The most exciting day foranyone who wants to work in space is the day they are selected to join the aerospace program. It can take up to years of training to become a fully qualified engineer or astronaut. Candidates must learn the science and engineering of working in space, in a spacecraft or space station, and on other planets.
This program is more structured and perfect for youth who are seeking experience and knowledge in the aerospace field. During the week participants will experience
- train like an astronaut; survival, SCUBA, navigation
- aeronautical flight training; ground school, flight 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.
Sept – June
Join at any time.
Wednesday (Ages 12-17)
Classes: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Saturday (Ages 9-11)
Classes: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Please note: to hold your spot you must both buy the course, and fill in the registration form.