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7003 Steeles Ave West Etobicoke, On M9W 0A2

7003 Steeles Ave West

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Etobicoke, ON 7003 Steel


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Join us for exciting STEM programming in Aerospace and Aviation!

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Please Note:

Every effort is being made to keep on track with the current schedule for our programs, however, we will not be responsible for any alterations in scheduling or cancelations as a result of school closures or Covid-19.

Youth Taking Flight is a grass roots organization providing engaging learning experiences for youth ages 12 - 19 in the fields of Aerospace and Aviation and promoting youth participation in every aspect of program planning and delivery.

Youth Taking Flight was created to encourage greater diversity and increased participation of youth as well as young women in the fields of Aviation/Aerospace. We hope to:

  1. Equip young people to become lifelong learners and develop essential and transferable 21st century skills to succeed in a rapidly changing, globalized economy.

  2. Provide affordable/ subsidized programs that will encourage the participation of youth regardless of economic status.

There are 2 On-line Sessions of programming planned for this Year.

1. On-line Session: Group #1 for Ages 12 - 19yrs 

  • Program Dates: Saturday April 3rd to Saturday May 29th Time: 10 am - 2 pm,

2. On-line Session: Group #2 for Ages 12 - 19yrs 

  • Program Dates: Saturday September 4th to Saturday October 30th Time: 10 am - 2 pm,

Sessions will include the following: 

Introduction to Aerospace & Aviation

  • Drones

  • Special Guest Aerospace/ Aviation Professionals

  • (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) STEM Professionals.

  • STEM Challenges 

  • In class Sessions

  • Field Trips (these may be cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions)

  • Space Travel

  • Flight Simulator InstructionaI

If we are able to host in person sessions, daily refreshments are provided, however, participants are asked to bring lunch. Bus tranportation to field trips and airports will also be provided.

Food gift cards will be supplied to participants in the event that this program is held on-line.

Program cost:

Registration Fee for Session#1 due by Friday March 19th 2021  - $125.00

Registration Fee for Session#2 due by Friday August 27th 2021  - $125.00

This administration fee is due with registration. (Participants are also responsible for all field trip entrance fee costs + cost of t-shirt $20.00.)

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Dear Youth Taking Flight Program Attendee,

We hope you are staying safe during these very challenging times.

We have had to under go a great deal of changes in order to still be able to offer you quality STEM programing in Aerospace and Aviation.

As a result of government regulations due to Covid-19 we are announcing the following changes to our Program.

1. The Youth Taking Flight Program now will be:


We hope these changes to the program are not too daunting and that you will still be able to join us for our program which is truly a one of a kind experience.

Thank You,

Youth Taking Flight Team

Funded by: Laidlaw Foundation                                                                                  

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