Transportation Tuesday

October 30, 2018
Helena College - 2300 Airport Road.

Get an up-close look at an impressive fleet of over-the-road diesel trucks, airplanes, helicopters, light-duty diesel and hybrid technology vehicles. See how alignment machines, dynamometers, and diagnostic tools are used to detect and repair electrical and mechanical problems. Learn how an airplane is weighed and repaired. Explore these transportation programs 9 a.m. to noon, then enjoy lunch provided by Reach Higher Montana.  After lunch, you’ll be treated to your choice of tours at nearby Aviation, Diesel, and Automotive Repair shops or dealerships, ending about 2:30 p.m.

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FABrication Friday

November 2, 2018
Helena College - 2300 Airport Road

Experience the Fun of Fabrication: Get a feel for Computer-aided Manufacturing and Industrial Welding and Metal Fabrication AAS Degrees with hands-on activities that result in products you can take home.   Enjoy lunch provided by Reach Higher Montana, then visit Helena’s Boeing Company, where you’ll be treated to a 90-minute tour of the facility to see how the skills you’ve seen demonstrated are put to work making high-tech parts, such as landing gear for the new 777X Dreamliner.  Click here to Register.


Groups of more than five students from one school must be accompanied by a high school staff member (whose substitute teacher costs will be reimbursed). Travel costs (buses) will be reimbursed.  Contact Jan Clinard ( or 406-447-6951 if you have questions.

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