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in 2022 Upcoming Classes

"Beyond Band-Aids" Grades 1-3

$99

with UACCB Nursing Instructors

Calendar Jul 11, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

Come discover the fascinating world of medicine and learn to be a mini-medic or a nurse for a week! In this camp, each day you will experience a different medical-related theme. You will learn basic first aid skills, how the human body works, what it is like to work on a real ambulance, how to help others while taking care of yourself and more! 

Parental Note: This is a half-day week long summer camp for kids entering grades 1-3 in the Fall of 2022. Limited to 20 students. Registrations will be accepted until the first day of the camp based on seat availability. 

COVID guidelines as recommended by the Arkansas Department of Health and the CDC at the time of the camp will be followed. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

Full Course

"LEGOS, Cubelets & Coding, Oh My!" Grades 1-3

$99

with Denise Hogan

Calendar Jul 11, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

In this class, you will explore coding, algorithms and the binary number system using LEGOS, Cubelets, and online activities. You will create Binary with pasta, Code Grids with poster boards, LEGO mazes, LEGO robots, Cubelet Racing Machines and so much more. 

Parental Note: This is a half-day week long summer camp for kids entering grades 1-3 in the Fall of 2022. Limited to 20 students. Registrations will be accepted until the first day of the camp based on seat availability. 

COVID guidelines as recommended by the Arkansas Department of Health and the CDC at the time of the camp will be followed. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

Will run

"Magic of Science" Grades 1-3

$99

with Melanie Brustrom

Calendar Jul 11, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

Enjoy a fun-filled week conducting science experiments and completing STEM challenges. You will design and test paper airplanes and kites, make giant bubbles, guitars, kaleidoscopes and more! 

Parental Note: This is a half-day week long summer camp for kids entering grades 1-3 in the Fall of 2022. Limited to 20 students. Registrations will be accepted until the first day of the camp based on seat availability. 

COVID guidelines as recommended by the Arkansas Department of Health and the CDC at the time of the camp will be followed.

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

Will run

"UACCB Olympic Games" Grades 1-3

$99

with Jessica Harber

Calendar Jul 11, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

In this camp, using sport-related STEM activities, you will create a curling broom, a basketball goal to shoot a basketball into, a hockey net equipped with hockey sticks, and a figure skater who actually skates on an ice skating rink! Then you will test out your completed projects at the end of the week to compete in an Olympic competition. On the last day of camp, there will be games and a Medal Ceremony. 

Parental Note: This is a half-day week long summer camp for kids entering grades 1-3 in the Fall of 2022. Limited to 20 students. Registrations will be accepted until the first day of the camp based on seat availability. 

COVID guidelines as recommended by the Arkansas Department of Health and the CDC at the time of the camp will be followed. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

 

Welding for Production Manufacturing

$349

with Loyd Barry

Calendar Jul 11, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This 24-hour training course will focus on the basic hand tools, power tools, and Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) process used in local manufacturing facilities. Welding instructor Loyd Barry will cover basic metal preparation, machine set-up and maintenance, and weld quality self-inspection.

This class will run for 4 consecutive weeks on Mondays and Tuesdays from 6-9 p.m. Successful completers will receive an American Welding Society Certification.

The minimum age is 15 with parental/guardian consent. Welding helmet or hood, safety glasses and a welding jacket will be provided. However, you are welcome to bring your own supplies, i.e. work boots to protect feet, leather gloves, helmet or hood, thick cotton top, long sleeve jacket or shirt. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course start date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

Future Fit Program

Free

with James E. Piety

Calendar Jul 18, 2022 at 8 am, runs for 4 weeks

WHAT IS FUTURE FIT?

Future Fit is a program designed to enhance technical skills for individuals who seek a career in advanced manufacturing. Access a printable information flyer

Learn more about:

  • Technology
  • Arithmetic & Mathematics
  • Safety
  • Thinking skills
  • Basic Print Reading
  • Machine Operations
  • Academic
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Personal Qualities

WHAT TO EXPECT

Future Fit provides the training to obtain the skills needed to be competitive when looking for entry-level employment in the field of manufacturing regardless of your job history. 

Future Fit trainees will be screened for participation in the Working for Independence (WIN) Grant program which provides pre-employment training support and wraparound services designed to reduce employment barriers through a three-stage process. Stage 1 consists of 96 hours of on-campus training, Stage 2 consists of 160 hours of on-the-job training, and Stage 3 consists of full-time employment with an hourly pay up to $2.00 above the standard base hourly pay if employed by a participating business/industry partner.

Qualifying WIN Grant participants will receive the following incentives and services:

  • Up to $150 per week paid stipend during Stage 1 (campus-based training) for participants that successfully complete the course learning requirements.*
  • Up to $50 per week in paid fuel stipend during Stage 1 (campus-based training) for participants that successfully complete the training requirements.*
  • Up to $75 per week paid stipend during Stage 2 (on-the-job training) for up to four weeks of verified work attendance.*
  • Access to supportive services and outpatient treatment for those directly or indirectly affected by substance abuse disorders.

*Successful completion of WIN program criteria required to earn stipends. WIN program funds are provided through a WORC (Workforce Opportunity for Rural Communities) 3-DRA Grant funded through U.S. Department of Labor.

ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Career Readiness Certificate - bronze or better
  • Transportation to/from UACCB

COST

Future Fit is absolutely free! There is no cost to the participant. 

GET STARTED

STEPS to apply to this program >>

PARTICIPATING INDUSTRY PARTNERS

Although there is no guarantee of employment, you should be actively seeking and willing to consider full time job opportunities in the field of manufacturing at the conclusion of the training. UACCB actively works with the following businesses to connect trainees with employment opportunities:

  • Intimidator, Inc.
  • Bad Boy Mowers
  • Lacroix Optical
  • Flowers Baking Company
  • Bowman Handles
  • Peco Foods
  • Georges, Inc.
  • Custom Craft Poultry
  • Future Fuel Chemical Company

QUESTIONS?

For more information, call 870-612-2074 or email win@uaccb.edu

"Beyond Band-Aids" Grades 4-6

$99

with UACCB Nursing Instructors

Calendar Jul 18, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

Come discover the fascinating world of medicine and learn to be a mini-medic or a nurse for a week! In this camp, you will experience a different medical-related theme each day. You will learn first aid skills like what to do in an emergency, CPR, and basic splinting/bandaging of injuries. You will also complete Stop the Bleed training and learn about anatomy. We will explore different healthcare fields, including Nursing, EMT/Paramedic, and Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). There will be lots of hands-on, fun activities to do each day!

Parental Note: This is a half-day week long summer camp for kids entering grades 4-6 in the Fall of 2022. Limited to 20 students. Registrations will be accepted until the first day of the camp based on seat availability. 

COVID guidelines as recommended by the Arkansas Department of Health and the CDC at the time of the camp will be followed. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

Will run

"LEGOS, Cubelets & Coding, Oh My!" Grades 4-6

$99

with Denise Hogan

Calendar Jul 18, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

In this class, you will explore Blockly code, Processing code, cyber security, and the binary number system using LEGOS, Cubelets, and online activities.You will create Binary with pasta, secret messages with Caesar Cipher, Code Grids with poster boards, LEGO mazes, LEGO robots, Cubelet Racing Machines, Microbit programs and more. 

Parental Note: This is a half-day week long summer camp for kids entering grades 4-6 in the Fall of 2022. Limited to 20 students. Registrations will be accepted until the first day of the camp based on seat availability. 

COVID guidelines as recommended by the Arkansas Department of Health and the CDC at the time of the camp will be followed. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.





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