Herdina Construction Trades Camp

Ready to start building a career?

The Herdina Construction Trades Camp is on for 2022! Dates are June 6-10 and 13-17 on the M State Moorhead campus. The $100 application fee for 2022 has been waived due to sponsorship funding. High School Students age 15+ are eligible to register.

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.


Apply to Attend

If you would like to attend Herdina Camp, please complete the following form to register: Herdina Application


Want more information?

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