Camp Director

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


This is designed for: Camp directors, Reservation camp directors, Assistant camp directors, Family camp directors for district/council organized family camping, Business managers.

Required for Resident Camp Leadership of: Cub Scout/Webelos, Boy Scout, Varsity, Venturing and resident camps, Local council high adventure resident camps.

Highlights include: What a BSA branded Camp Look Likes, Opening and Closing summer Camp, Fiscal management, Administrative Tasks of the Camp Commissioner, Age-Appropriate Programming, Avoiding 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, Best practices in Food Service, 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, What do you expect, The Camp's Cabinet, The Counselor-in-Training (CIT), The Trading Post, Crisis Management, Building Unit Morale at Camp, Unit Operations at Camp.

Upcoming Courses

March 2018
Mar 17 - 23 GA FFA Center Covington, GA
April 2018
Apr 27 - 29 Camp Resolute Bolton, MA
May 2018
May 4 - 6 Camp Resolute Bolton, MA
May 12 - 18 H. Roe Bartle SR Osceola, MO
May 19 - 25 Ransburg Scout Reservation Bloomington, IN
May 19 - 25 Sid Richardson SR Runaway Bay, TX
May 19 - 25 Gerald I Lawhorn Scouting Base Molena, GA
May 26 - Jun 1 Tesomas Scout Camp Rhinelander, WI
May 26 - Jun 1 Peaceful Valley SR Elbert, CO
May 26 - Jun 1 Camp Chawanakee Shaver Lake, CA
June 2018
Jun 2 - 8 Lost Valley Scout Reservation Warner Springs, CA
Jun 2 - 8 Camp Raven Knob Mt. Airy, NC
Jun 2 - 8 Hawk Mountain Scout Reservation Schuylkill Haven, PA
Jun 9 - 15 Camp Meriwether Cloverdale, OR
Jun 9 - 15 Camp June Norcross Webster Ashford, CT
Jun 16 - 22 Massawepie Scout Camp Tupper Lake, NY