Engineer’s week takes place from the 4th of March to the 10th.
You can visit the engineersweek.ie website for lots of fun games.
The week has two sponsors- OSTEPS Ireland & SFI Ireland.
Rory, Sarah & Mary’s Father came in today. He is an Electronic Engineer. Rory showed us the inside of your tablets and your PC’s. He showed us the motherboard of a desktop laptop. He explained how the charging ports go into the small areas in the bottom of the circuit board. Rory also showed us a Defibrillator for beginners. Once turned on, a speaker will transmit instructions on how to preform CPR.
Edel’s dad will come into our school. He works for H.P and will tell us all about his daily life as an engineer.
Mathew, Sean’s Father will come on Thursday. He has a selection of roughly 30 experiments to show us. He will be showing us the vital things you need to be an Electrical Engineer. Mathew works in the ESB as an Area Manager for Athlone & Galway