Engineering 102 (Grades 6-8)

What do engineers do? How come they get to play with cool stuff? Kids start with an overview on the careers, and solve project based challenges involving structures, electricity, and material properties. Students will use these skills to program and design robots using LEGO NXT Robot kits. CAD, 3-D printing, sensor design, motor applications, and mechanical advantage will be explored. Workshop Prerequisite - Students must have a strong interest in science, technology, computers and mathematics and be nominated by a teacher. For a nomination form, please call 786-2438.

Recurring Workshop Schedule
CED 863 701
Workshop Dates: 
July 27, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
July 28, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Genny Pond
Guthrie Building, 2-106
Additional Information: 
This workshop will take place Monday & Tuesday, July 27 & 28, from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Workshop Registration Information

Registration for workshops are handled through the Continuing Education Division (Room E-100 of the Extended Learning Center, 315-786-2233). Early registration is recommended - workshops require a minimum number of participants in order to run. If a workshop is canceled due to insufficient enrollment you will be notified 5-days prior to the start of the workshop and a refund will be issued.

Payment is required at the time of registration. We accept credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, Discover), personal checks and cash. Refunds will not be issued after the start of the workshop.

Member Discounts

JCC Alumni who have made a current gift are eligible for a $5 discount off any non-credit workshop.  Members of AUSA, CSEA, Greater Watertown North Country Chamber of Commerce, and the Greater Watertown Jaycees are entitled to a $5.00 discount off any non-credit workshop, proof of membership is required.

For more information please contact:

Andrea Pedrick
Director of Community Services
Jefferson Express/Contract Training
(315) 786-2236?

Todd Parody
Coordinator of Community Services

Cancellation Policies

24-hour notice is required to receive a 100% refund.

Notice must be given during business hours Monday – Friday. There is no refund after the first day of the workshop. The 24-hour refund notice does not apply to online trainings. There is no refund for allied health trainings or online trainings.

Make note of the date and time and location of the workshop.

You will receive a phone call or email if the workshop or training is cancelled.

Weather related emergencies call 315-786-6565 for a recorded message.

If campus is “closed” the workshop or training is cancelled. If there is a delay, workshops or trainings move forward as originally scheduled.