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Summer Bootcamps

2020 Bootcamps

Middle and high school students will have a blast during College of The Albemarle’s (COA) educational summer bootcamps.

How to Register

Unless otherwise noted, register your child for bootcamps by calling 252-335-0821 ext. 2250 or visiting the Workforce Development office at COA – Elizabeth City, Foreman Center room 129, 1208 North Road Street. Space is limited — register early. Need-based scholarships may be available.

Students will have a hands-on experience in the life of an agriculture college student, spend time in our outdoor lab, explore the business side of agriculture, visit local farms, and get their hands dirty with planting.

Date Time Ages Location Cost
June 22 – 25 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. 12 – 15 COA – Elizabeth City $65
Participants will complete a hands-on electrical wiring project in the aviation lab. Supplies and lunch provided.

Date Time Ages Location Cost
July 20 and 21 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. 14 – 17 COA – Currituck $30
Provide care with confidence. Participants learn the basics of babysitting, safety and how to help a child with a medical emergency. Heartsaver Certification card included. Supplies and lunch provided.

Date Time Ages Location Cost
June 30 or July 14 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 10 – 13 COA – Elizabeth City $40
Students will get a chance to explore multiple areas related to the fast-paced construction industry. Campers will be introduced to construction safety, plumbing, HVAC and electrical concepts. Closed-toe shoes are required.

Date Time Ages Location Cost
July 13 – 15 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. 14 – 17 COA – Elizabeth City $55
Students will learn how to cook their favorite foods. This course will challenge them to learn about and prepare their favorite Italian, Mexican and American classics. Supplies and lunch will be provided.

Date Time Ages Location Cost
June 23 – 25 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. 12 – 15 COA – Edenton-Chowan $40
Learn what it’s like to provide patient care, from nursing and surgical technology to phlebotomy and medical laboratory technology, as well as what keeps healthcare running in the digital age while exploring the different Health Sciences programs available at COA. Applications are available from your high school health teachers, counselors or by calling Mary Blackburn at 252-335-0821 ext. 2328 or Chris Robertson at 252-335-0821 ext. 2304. CPR certification is included. The deadline to register is May 30.

Date Time Grades Location Cost
June 15 – 18 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. 9th – 12th COA – Elizabeth City $30 (plus, students will be
required to purchase scrubs)
This course will teach students how ideas go from paper to digital design to manufacturing the part and holding it in their hand. Students will be exposed to Computer-Aided Design (CAD), Computer Integrated Machining (CIM) and Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing). Supplies and lunch will be provided.

Date Time Ages Location Cost
July 27 and 28 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. 13 – 17 COA – Currituck $40
Get them ready for a lifetime of financial success. Participants learn how money works through fun activities based on how to earn and spend money wisely, save it and invest. Special activity presented by the State Employee’s Credit Union. Supplies and lunch provided.

Date Time Ages Location Cost
June 24 and 25 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. 10 – 13 COA – Elizabeth City $30
Participants will learn the basics of internet awareness and how to be safe in a digital world. Supplies and lunch will be provided.

Date Time Ages Location Cost
June 22 and 23 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. 10 – 13 COA – Elizabeth City $25