Basic Camp Director Course (BCDC)

The BCDC provides the basics and more for camp directors with fewer than six years of experience or for seasoned program directors and site managers. This is an excellent opportunity to be sure you have well-rounded knowledge of the core areas and begin building your personal network of camp professionals.

Basic Camp Director Course registration cost is between $300 and $400 member and nonmember rates are available.  Room  and board cost is in addition and varies by location. Transportation is the responsibility of the participant.  For specific questions about the course please contact Melany Irvin at or 765-342-8456 ext 503.

For the 2013/2014 season, there will be one, centrally located BCDC offered.  This training will be prior to the Mid States Camping Conference. 

Mid States BCDC
JCYS Camp Henry Horner
26710 West Nippersink Rd
Ingleside, IL 50041

Begins April 6, 2014 at 4:00, ends April 10, 2014 at 1:00.

Registration for this course is closed.

Due to unforeseeable circumstances ACA is, on rare occasions, forced to make changes or cancellations to planned courses.

In the event of a course cancellation, it is ACA's policy that the course fee paid will be refunded. Travel costs incurred by participants prior to 30 days before the course, will not be reimbursed by ACA in the event a course is cancelled. Thank you for your cooperation, and please know that ACA will always strive to do accommodate your needs and provide a high quality educational experience.

For this reason, we suggest that attendees purchase air travel reservations no sooner than 30 days prior to the course, at which time any final changes or cancellations will be announced.