The YMCA 4C Centre is a technology hub designed to inspire Christchurch youth aged 15-25 to learn skills that they may not receive though traditional education systems. We offer a social space where members can share ideas and collaborate on projects while learning new equipment such as 3D printers, CnC Routers, Recording software, VR and much more.

 

The 4C Centre is available to members 24/7, with staff available during business hours to teach and support. Membership is free to the centre for 15-25 year olds with a one time $20 charge for the keycard.

 

This is a members only facility that is open for applications for membership from eligible 15-25 year olds.
Access to the Centre will be granted after membership has been approved and an induction to the Centre has been provided.

ROBOTICS

3D PRINTING

MAKER SPACE

VR TECHNOLOGIES

AUDIO & VIDEO EDITING SUITE

CHILL OUT & GAMES

Upcoming Workshops

Wednesday, July 31st, 4-6pm: Hacking and Cyber Security Workshop
Maximum 6 participants

Description:  We’ll discover the world of computer security, privacy and ethical hacking. After a quick presentation about fundamentals concepts of cybersecurity and white/black hat actors, we will play with some “security tools” to explore networks and Web sites security. You will be lead by Dimitri Souleliac, a cybersecurity expert who has been in the field for many years and has extensive knowledge on the subject. This workshopis for all levels, no previous knowledge is required.

Saturday, August 3rd, 12-2pm: Pillow Making Workshop
Maximum 4 participants
Description: Learn to make your own functional and cozy pillow- and take one with you! In this workshop you will choose a pattern and shape ranging from a decorative pillow to a travel neck pillow that you will then create, with the guidance of craft-enthusiast Lucinda Westaway. This workshopis for all levels, no previous knowledge is required.

APPLICATION FORM





CHARACTER REFERENCE DETAILS
May be a teacher, family member/caregiver, employer, family friend but must have know the applicant for at least one year and be over 25 years old.
I have read and understood the Terms and Conditions.
Please attach a copy of your identification (ie passport, drivers licence, student ID/18+ card, birth certificate)

 

CONTACT

For all enquiries please email curator4C@ymcachch.org.nz

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