Kamloops

Welding camp introduces teens to the trade

Fire up the torches. We met a group of teens who are spending part of their summer learning to weld.

A group of 12 to 15 year olds are learning how to weld as part of a summer camp being held at TRU.

Instructor Jim McCarthy with a camper at the free welding camp. (Jenifer Norwell/CBC)

There are lots of cool and unusual summer camps happening in Kamloops and the region right now. One of them that happened this past week was a free welding camp hosted by the Canadian Welding Association Foundation. The camps are being run across Canada. The goal is to get 12 to 15 year olds interested in a trade.  Daybreak's Jenifer Norwell stopped by to find out more.

To hear the audio, click the link: Welding camp introduces teens to the trade

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