Skills Ontario Summer Camp

Exploring Careers in Skilled Trades and Technologies, One Hands-on Activity at a Time

About

Dates & Registration

Volunteer Opportunities

 

Thank you to our Skills Ontario Summer Camp Sponsors:

This program is funded by the Government of Ontario.

 

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About

Skills Ontario is pleased to offer our Summer Camps virtually! 

Through this program, campers will be led through fun skilled trade and tech-related activities and virtual tours by Skills Ontario staff and volunteers/partners.

Over seven weeks, students entering grades 7, 8, and 9 all across the province can select and participate in skilled trade and technology workshops that interest them.

With 191 experiential learning sessions across 32 different subjects, students are encouraged to sign up for multiple activities, workshops, presentations, and panels that pique their interest.

If you are interested in camps for French-speaking students, please contact mlinklater@skillsontario.com.

 Flyer PDF

 

 


Dates & Registration

Camps will run from July 6th to August 21st. View the full calendar for the first two weeks here, and click any activity below to go directly to its registration page!

Skills Ontario Career
Exploration Presentation
goIT: Create Your Own App!
Introduction to Drawing Health & Safety 
Introduction to Photography  Getting Ready For The Workplace Introduction to Animation  Bicycle Repair  
Skills Ontario Indigenous
Activity Series
Advanced Photo Editing Pastry Arts: Vanilla Cupcakes Pastry Arts: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Rag Rug Weaving Présentation de Compétences Ontario
- exploration de carrière
 
Skills Ontario Summer
Camp Speaker Series
 
Pastry Arts: Apple Cinnamon Pop Tarts 
Tie Dye Workshop Skills Ontario First Nations, Métis, and
Inuit Career Exploration Workshop
Culinary Arts: Cooking a Family Dinner!  3D Printing
Pastry Arts: Decorated Sugar Cookies Culinary Arts: Fresh Pasta & Sauce  Introduction to Game Design Pastry Art: Tea Biscuits
Hand-Sewing Introduction Quick and Easy Homemade Ice Cream Culinary Arts: Knife Skills Introduction to Crochet
Landscape Ontario Horticulture Activity Series Culinary Arts: Pizza!  Canning & Preserving Introduction to Architecture  


 

All times in EST.


 

Volunteer Opportunities

The Skills Ontario Summer Camp workshops and tours are hosted by volunteer industry professionals. If you are qualified in an area of the skilled trades or technologies and would like to offer your support of this program by leading a virtual workshop or tour of your business, please contact the Camp Manager by email (mlinklater@skillsontario.com).

If you would like to support the camp by volunteering alongside our camp staff, please contact the Camp Manager by email (mlinklater@skillsontario.com).