2180, 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse
Hours of Operation
Mon – Fri: 9am to 5pm
Wed – Sun: 1pm to 9pm
Mon – Fri: 9am – 5pm
Build, fly and take home your very own drone in this 6-session workshop for ages 11-17. This program runs on Wednesdays from 3:30pm-5:30pm.
Youth will get hands-on experience building every part of a micro drone that they can fly indoors or out! They will use design software to design several parts of the drone. Then they will use Yukonstructs’ 3D printers and laser cutters to bring their design to life. Youth will also wire and code their drone while learning about computer and electrical engineering.
About Your Instructors:
Stephan is an Aerospace Engineer who has a significant amount of experience building and flying drones. He ran a drone-building workshop for kids in BC and is excited to run one at Yukonstruct!
Elias is a 4th year computer and electrical engineering student at Delouse. He enjoys creating new and exciting things in every area of Yukonstructs’ Makespace. Elias has run the summer programs for Yukonstruct and is passionate about getting youth excited about engineering and learning how to make cool things.