Madison College Career Discovery Youth Camps

Fort Atkinson, Portage, Reedsburg and Watertown Campuses

Madison College's Career Discovery youth camps offer fun, interactive educational experiences for children in grades 5-12. Our camps are designed to enhance your child's knowledge and personal growth with exciting hands-on classes, labs and experiences customized for youth.

  • 3-day camps run Tuesday – Thursday
  • 5-day camps run Monday – Friday
  • Enrollment based on grade level in Fall 2024
  • Some camps have off-site field trips
  • Camp cost vary and will be listed on camp
  • Limited amount of scholarships available - Apply now!

Summer 2024

Finalized camp dates and registration will begin on February 28 at 8 am.

Fort Atkinson Campus

827 Banker Road, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538

Girls in Welding and Metal Fab | $75

Campers will design and build projects from start to finish, creating pieces they can show off with pride! They’ll also visit local manufacturers for behind-the-scenes tours and demos.
Ages 13-16: Fort Atkinson Campus, 7/22-7/25, 9 AM-3:30 PM - Register Here!

Beginning Metal Fabrication and Welding Camp | $75

Campers will design and build projects from start to finish, creating pieces they can show off with pride! They’ll also visit local manufacturers for behind-the-scenes tours and demos.
Ages 13-16: Fort Atkinson Campus, 7/29-8/1, 8:15 AM-3PM - Register Here!

Advanced Metal Fabrication and Welding Camp | $75

Campers will design and build projects from start to finish, creating pieces they can show off with pride! They’ll also visit local manufacturers for behind-the-scenes tours and demos.
Ages 13-16: Fort Atkinson Campus, 8/5-8/8, 8:15 AM-3PM - Register Here!

 

Questions?

Contact us if have any about Career Discovery Camps at Fort Atkinson.
920.568.7200 | fortatkinson@madisoncollege.edu

Career Discovery camper welding
"Emma sure did enjoy her time at Welding Camp. Emma loved the different skills taught and she said the instructors were great. The project turned out awesome!"
Parent of Emma
Career Discovery Camper

Portage Campus

330 W. Collins St., Portage, WI 53901 

Fun With Torches | $75 

Help your child explore the world of welding with our fun and hands-on summer camps! Campers will design and build projects from start to finish, creating pieces they can show off with pride! They’ll also visit local manufacturers for behind-the-scenes tours and demos.
Ages 11-14: Portage Enterprise Center, 6/17-6/21, 9 AM-3 PM - Register Here!
Ages 11-14: Portage Enterprise Center, 6/24-6/28, 9 AM-3 PM - Register Here!

High School Advanced Welding Camp | $75

Help your child explore the world of welding with our fun and hands-on summer camps! Campers will design and build projects from start to finish, creating a community project! They’ll learn more advance welding processes.
Ages 13-17: Portage Enterprise Center, 7/8-7/12, 9 AM-3 PM - Register Here!

Camp Triple C | $75

This camp will Introduce student to basic manufacturing processes and to CAD/CAM/CNC Manufacturing processes.
Ages 11-14: Portage Enterprise Center, 7/22-7/26, 9 AM-3 PM - Register Here!

Mini Manufacturing World Camp | $35

This camp will offer a hands-on experience of all the different departments that help create, assemble, and distribute products. This simulation will take students through real world scenarios and create a better understanding of all the exciting career opportunities within manufacturing. Students will work directly with professionals in the areas of Accounting, Sales & Marketing, HR, Purchasing, Quality, Safety, Maintenance, Warehouse, Operations, Engineering and IT. An optional 4th day will include tours of local manufacturing companies.
Ages 13-17: Portage Campus, 6/17-6/19, 9 AM-2 PM - Register Here!
 

 

Career Discovery campers with their sculpture
"My boys, Joey and Jacob, were a part of camp last week. It was great to hear their vocabulary change when talking to their father, who works in a welding shop. They created a “Tower of Power 2.0” that has a place in our back yard."
Parent of Joey and Jacob
Career Discovery Campers

Reedsburg Campus

300 Alexander Ave., Reedsburg, WI 53959

Intro to Nursing Camp | Grade 8-12 | $20

Designed for students in grades 8th- 12th, our 1-day summer camp provides hands-on experience in our state-of-the-art nursing lab. Participants will work directly with our instructors for a fun and educational introduction to nursing, including a real-life simulated emergency. A camp t-shirt will also be provided. Please bring your own lunch.
Grades 8-12: Reedsburg Campus, 6/26, 9 AM-3PM - Register Here!

EMS Camp Grades | 8-11 | $60

Designed for students in grades 8-11, this camp will explore emergency services including CPR, trauma & medical emergencies, and first responder wellness. Participants will work with our instructors to differentiate between minor and major injuries and provide emergency treatment in some life-threatening situations. Please bring your own lunch.
Grades 8-11: Reedsburg Campus, 7/30-8/1 9 AM-3PM - Register Here!

Science Camp | Grades 6-8 | $20

Explore Madison College Science classes!

Chemistry: Students will participate in safe, hands-on laboratory activities designed to explore how chemistry is related to the world around us. Anatomy and Physiology: Students will explore the anatomical structures and physiological functions of the heart and brain. Students will dissect sheep brains and pig hearts to investigate the internal anatomy of each organ. They will carry out pinning exercises to master the major structures of both organs and learn about general functions of the lobes of the brain and the chambers of the heart. Microbiology: Students will learn about microbes and participate in hands on activities with safe bacterial species. They will stain and observe bacteria using a microscope, identify characteristics of bacteria, transfer bacteria from broth to agar plates, and do an experiment to understand the effectiveness of antibiotics. Please bring your own lunch.

EMS youth camp participants with mannequin

Watertown Campus

1300 W. Main St., Watertown, WI 53098

Aviation Camp | Grades 7-12 | $50

Designed for student in grades 7 – 12. This camp will introduce the students to the numerous careers in aviation, utilizing in-class discussion, videos, guest speakers, and hands on activities. Student will also have the opportunity to fly flight simulators and explore the requirements for learning about flight. This is a STEM focused program. Students are asked to please bring own lunch for both days.
Grades 7-12: Watertown Campus, 6/18-6/19, 10 AM-2PM - Register Here!

Intro to Nursing Camp | Grades 8-12 | $25

Designed for students in grades 8 – 12. This 1-day camp will explore what it means to be a nurse. Participants will work with our nursing instructors in a fun and educational way to learn nursing skills including monitoring vital signs, performing wound care, and caring for adults and infants. Participants will be able to practice their skills during patient scenarios in our state-of-the-art simulation lab. Please bring your own lunch.
Grades 8-12: Watertown Campus, 6/26, 9 AM-3PM - Register Here!

Science Camp | Grades 6-9 | $25

Designed for students in grades 6th – 9th interested in the science of the human body. This camp is great for any student exploring the pre-medical field. Students will explore the anatomical structures and physiological functions of the vascular system, nervous systems, and senses. They will learn the heart and blood structure and function; learn the brain structure and function and explore the eye anatomy. Student will be working with models and various lab tests and exercises. Please bring your own lunch.
Grades 6-9: Watertown Campus, 6/10, 9 AM-3PM - Register Here!

EMS Camp | Grades 8-12 | $50

Designed for students in grades 8-12. This camp will explore emergency services including CPR, trauma and medical emergencies, fire, and first responder wellness. Participants will work with our instructors to differentiate between minor and major injuries and provide emergency treatment in some life-threatening situations. They will also get to explore the different opportunities for careers in EMS and firefighting.
Grades 8-12: Watertown Campus, 6/12-6/13, 9 AM-3PM - Register Here!

 

Questions?

Contact us if have any about Career Discovery Camps at Watertown.
920.206.8000 | wttnoffice@madisoncollege.edu