Programs 2022-01-07T18:00:03+00:00

Architecture & Architectural Engineering

  • Experience hands-on projects demonstrating architecture design principles and practices.
  • Learn about general architecture, phases of building design, sustainable design, and engineering systems in building design.
  • Discover what education and training is needed to be successful in the architecture field.

Architecture, Engineering & Land Survey

  • Complete hands-on activities related to architecture, a variety of engineering areas, field services, and land surveying
  • Explore challenges related to infrastructure
  • See how architecture and engineering projects help keep people safe and healthy

Culinary Arts

  • Work with the chef to plan a menu
  • Learn how to prepare dishes
  • Discover the tricks behind the presentation of food
  • Discuss restaurant management
  • Learn about the hours, pay and education for the profession

Next program begins Fall 2022

Diesel Mechanics

  • Inspect a semi-truck up close – inside and out
  • Remove engine components and learn the functionality and operation
  • Compete in a “Top Gun” competition
  • Build your own light or horn circuit

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Next program begins Fall 2022

Engineering & Technology

  • Get introduced to a wide array of engineering disciplines and some of the engineers that work in those disciplines.
  • Participate in hands-on activities
  • Discover what steps you can take to be on the engineering career path

Next session begins Fall 2022.

Law Enforcement

    • Experience law enforcement by participating in activities like crime scene investigation, fingerprinting, and traffic stops.
    • Ride along with a law enforcement officer
    • Discover what types of careers exist in law enforcement


  • Learn nursing skills in the hands-on NICC skills lab.
  • Check out the state-of-the art simulation lab at NICC
  • Discover what specialties you can have in the nursing field.

Next session begins Fall 2022.

18-20 Year Old Participants

Exploring participants in the 18-20 age range, must fill out an adult application (found at,  submit to a criminal background check, and successfully complete Youth Protection Training (found at

Contact Melissa at 563.556.4343