Mechanical & Civil Engineering

Course Description:

From a powered car to a hydraulic bridge, using your hands to build structures ensures that you will always remember how to do it again! In this course, we understand how each structure is designed and get hands on to test your creativity in optimizing their function. You will gain confidence in your ideas to build and will walk away knowing the fundamentals of mechanical and civil engineering.

Course details:

Age limit: Kids (6-10 y/o)

Duration: 5 days


  • Read blueprints
  • Become familiar with hydraulic laws
  • Become familiar with truss rules
  • Become familiar with lever rules

What They Bring Home:

  • Project files
  • A powered car
  • A hydraulic bridge
  • A hydraulic arm
  • A catapult or trebuchet