Short Term Camp Administrator Training

Date/Time:

Mar 25, 2023 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

 

Location:

Cathedral of the Rockies, Amity Campus
Cathedral of the Rockies, Amity Campus, 4464
Boise, ID 83709

 

The Boy Scouts of America has developed National Camping Schools to support local councils by training key adult personnel in the best methods of Scout camping. National Camping Schools follow a national curriculum with emphasis on communicating the mission of the Boy Scouts of America and the purpose of Scout camping. National Camping School certification for Short-Term Camp Administrator is granted for a two-year period to those who satisfactorily complete the training.


Objectives
The objectives of National Camping School are to:
• Develop a better understanding of the purposes, program, and methods of camping utilized by BSA council camps.
• Assure more effective and uniform camp staff training in local council camp and outdoor programs.
• Promote year-round outdoor camp program opportunities, with application of appropriate safety standards for the well-being of all participants.
• Prepare camp staff to ensure the health, safety, and well-being of every camper, leader, visitor, and staff member.
• Prepare camp staff to ensure that each camper and leader obtains a quality program.

 

You can get a preview of what this certification covers at https://www.scouting.org/outdoor-programs/camping/short-term-camp/