Our Engineering programs in the Barrie region are designed for big time fun! Your child will love getting hands on with a different project every week, like building, testing and modifying a machine or bridge using K’NEX® pieces or LEGO® bricks. Watch your child’s creativity flourish and confidence soar as he or she teams up with a partner to build these cool structures and participates in fun games and friendly competitions with other students. It’s an innovative way for your child to think and problem-solve just like an engineer while developing crucial 21st century skills along the way!

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A Real-World Education

Our Engineering courses in the Barrie region aren’t just big on excitement: they’re also a great way to equip your child with important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts. Through three-dimensional learning, collaborative group activities and creative exercises, your child will also develop vital problem solving skills and critical thinking abilities that can make a big impact in the classroom and beyond!

Is There an Aspiring Engineer in Your Family?

Whether it’s constructing intricate structures or rebuilding them all over again in order to try out an alternate solution, your son or daughter will be tackling challenges and solving problems just like a real engineer! Our immersive courses provide the ideal environment for your aspiring engineer to learn foundational science, architectural and engineering concepts while firing up his or her creativity and imagination throughout the process. Parents can also have fun learning about the cool new things students learned in class through our regular email communication. We also send a preview of the upcoming week’s project so you and your son or daughter can gear up for what’s next!

Here’s what our Engineering programs in the Barrie region include:

  • Cool, interactive projects that feature building machines with LEGO® bricks to designing a variety of bridge types with K’NEX® pieces.
  • STEM-based learning that focuses on teaching valuable 21st century skills.
  • A personalized educational environment, with a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and no more than 12 students per session.
  • Regular emails throughout the program to keep parents informed.