Herdina Construction Trades Camp

2021 camp canceled

The organizers of the 2021 Herdina Construction Trades Camp are sorry to report that the camp has been canceled due to uncertainties stemming from the coronavirus and COVID-19.


Ready to start building a career?

Are you interested in a career in a trade or the construction industry? Keep the Herdina Construction Trades Camp in mind for 2022. It's held in early June at Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Moorhead.

You'll get hands-on experience and classroom instruction in a variety of specialty occupations within the residential and commercial construction industry. Work side by side with contractors and industry professionals to learn about occupations, tools, safety requirements and skills required for a rewarding career in the construction trades.

Watch the video from the 2019 Herdina Camp!

Everyone who applies will automatically be eligible to receive a scholarship from either M State or North Dakota State College of Science, with the winners announced on camp graduation day.

Here's what participants will learn

  • Print reading and building codes
  • Carpentry
  • Casework
  • Concrete forming and finishing
  • Drywall
  • Electrical
  • Excavation
  • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning
  • Plumbing
  • Structural steel
  • Masonry

Sponsors for the camp are M State, the Home Builders Association of Fargo Moorhead, Home Builders Care of Fargo Moorhead Foundation and Rural Minnesota CEP.

Want more information?

For more information, contact the Home Builders Association at 701.232.5846 or info@hbafm.com.