Herdina Construction Trades Camp

Ready to start building a career?

The Herdina Construction Trades Camp is on for summer 2023 on our Moorhead campus. High School students age 15+ will be eligible to register.

Summer 2023 camp dates are June 5-9 and June 12-16.

From 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. each day of camp, 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, and Home Builders Care of Fargo Moorhead Foundation.


Apply to Attend

**Camp is full, please fill out the application to be put on a waitlist and you will be notified if a spot opens

If you would like to attend Herdina Camp, please complete the Herdina Scholarship Application.


Want more information?

Contact the Home Builders Association at 701.232.5846 or info@hbafm.com.