Summer Career Camps
Northeast Alabama Community College will offer a variety of
summer career camps intended to allow students to discover
career opportunities in a variety of fields, including
healthcare, public safety, salon and spa management, and
manufacturing. Each of the camps will be offered the week of
June 9–13 (9 am to 4 pm) on the NACC campus, with the exception
of the Salon & Spa Management camp, which will be held at the
college’s Salon Institute facility in Scottsboro. The cost of
each camp is $59 and includes lunch each day.
Salon & Spa Management
Careers in Salon & Spa Management Camp is open to students in
grades 8-12 and will be held at the Salon Institute in
Scottsboro. In this camp, students will get a taste of the salon
and spa industry through hands on activities in therapeutic
massage, cosmetology, hairstyling, esthetics and nail care. In
addition, students will learn to dress for success and how to
make decisions regarding appropriate dress and makeup for
various business and social situations.
Students in grades 9-11 may attend Adventures in Health Care
Careers Camp and enjoy a week of exploring various careers in
healthcare. Guest speakers and visits to health care facilities
will expose participants to a variety of careers in healthcare,
nursing and medicine.
High school students in grades 9-12 will learn about careers
in law enforcement, fire, and emergency medical services in the
Public Safety Careers Camp. Participants will enjoy an exciting
week of first aid training, fire equipment demonstrations, and
crime scene processing. There will be great field trips and each
participant will learn some valuable life and safety skills.
Bryan Amezquita of Pisgah High School assists
two students in the 2013 Robotics Camp
as instructor Gus Hembree looks on.
As part of the college’s Summer STEM Experience, students in
grades 6-8 will learn to build, program, and operate simple
robots in Robotics Camp. A field trip to local industry will
allow students to see industrial robots in action.
Manufacturing Careers Camp is open to students in grades 9-12.
Here, students will be introduced to the world of modern
manufacturing through hands-on projects and site visits to
manufacturing facilities. Students will walk through the
manufacturing process and will go home at the end of the week
with a great project that they design and produce. This camp is
co-sponsored by GH Metal Solutions, Fabricators and
Manufacturers’ Association (FMA) and the Nuts, Bolts and
For more information, contact Julie George
in the Skills Training Division at college ext. 2214. Details
and registration materials are located on the college website at
Click on Summer Career Camps. Early registration is recommended,
as seating is limited. The deadline to register is May 15.
For information about Northeast, see the
college’s web page at www.nacc.edu or download the college’s
free App at the Apple App Store or by going to