Camp Director

7 day course; begins with lunch Day 1 - ends Day 7 after breakfast
Administration Group


This is designed for: Resident Camp Leadership for Cub Scout/Webelos, Boy Scout, Varsity, Venturing, Local council high adventure resident camps (Camp directors, Assistant camp directors, Family Camp Directors for council-organized family camping, and Business managers).

Highlights include: What a BSA Brand Camp Program Look Likes, Opening and Closing summer Camp, Fiscal management, Administrative Tasks of the Camp Commissioner, Age-Appropriate Programming, Avoiding Sexual Harassment in Camp, Camp Security, Camp Staff Morale, Discipline and Stress Management, Camp Staff Training, Counseling, Customer Service, Effective Communication, Emergency Procedures and Crisis Management, Ethics, Professionalism, Fiscal Management, Food Service Operations, Innovative Program Planning, Managing Youth Protection, National Camp Accreditation Program, NCAP National Standards, Program Area Visits, Program Development and Schedule, Property and Facilities Management, Risk Management, Special Needs Scouts, Staff Management and Employment Practices, Hiring and Interviewing Camp Staff, Camp Staff weekly performance reviews, Leadership Development - How to manage staff, Staff Organization and Position Descriptions, HR 2.0, What do you expect, The Camp's Key 3, The Counselor in Training (CIT), The Trading Post, Best practices in Food Service, Crisis Management 2.0, Knowledge Management Systems, Building Unit Morale at Camp, Unit Operations at Camp.

Upcoming Courses

March 2017
Mar 4 - 10 Alpine Scout Camp Alpine, NJ
Mar 4 - 10 Sea Scout Base Galveston Galveston, TX
Mar 5 - 11 Philmont Scout Ranch Cimarron, NM
Mar 25 - 31 GA FFA Center Covington, GA
Mar 25 - 31 Rancho Alegre at Rancho Alegre Santa Barbara, CA
April 2017
Apr 20 - 23 Camp Resolute Bolton, MA
May 2017
May 5 - 7 Camp Resolute Bolton, MA
May 13 - 19 Beaumont Scout Reservation Rock Creek, OH
May 20 - 26 Gerald I Lawhorn Scouting Base Molena, GA
May 20 - 26 H. Roe Bartle SR Osceola, MO
May 20 - 26 Camp Friedlander Loveland, OH
May 20 - 26 Sid Richardson SR Runaway Bay, TX
May 20 - 26 Forest Lawn Scout Reservation Cedar Glen, CA
May 20 - 26 Peaceful Valley SR Elbert, CO
May 27 - Jun 2 Tesomas Scout Camp Rhinelander, WI
May 27 - Jun 2 Camp Bud Schiele Rutherfordton, NC
May 27 - Jun 2 Camp Chawanakee Shaver Lake, CA
June 2017
Jun 3 - 9 Hawk Mountain Scout Reservation Schuylkill Haven, PA
Jun 10 - 16 Camp June Norcross Webster Ashford, CT
Jun 10 - 16 Camp Meriwether Cloverdale, OR
Jun 17 - 23 Rotary Scout Reservation Averill Park, NY