ACA, Evergreen 2016 Winter Education Event

Save the Date!

Join fellow camp and youth development professionals at ACA, Evergreen's Winter Education Event & Annual Celebration. Come enjoy a time of inspiration, education, and renewal as we reflect on the past year and look forward to the next. Standards courses will be available on December 6th for those who need this. Lodging is available as an ADD ON to this event if needed.

More information coming soon.

 

 

 

 

Standards Update Course - Oregon Trail

The Standards Update Course is designed for the camp director or staff member who has previously taken the Basic Standards Course and has been actively involved in the preparation of materials and the on-site visit at an ACA-accredited camp in the recent past. A person completing the ACA Standards Course on behalf of a camp is expected to actively assist the camp in preparation for the accreditation visit, be on site a significant amount of time during the camp season, and participate fully in the on-site accreditation visit.

Associate Visitor Course - ACA, Oregon Trail

The ACA Associate Visitor Course provides training to individuals who wish to volunteer to conduct accreditation visits. Participants will learn the roles and responsibilities of a visitor, including legal implications of visitor actions; develop information-gathering skills; and learn to use resources available to make consistent compliance decisions. Participants will also understand the educational value of the accreditation process and become positive representatives and advocates for ACA. There is no charge for this course.

ACA, Evergreen Winter Education Event 2016

Save the Date!

Join fellow camp and youth development professionals at ACA, Evergreen's Winter Education Event & Annual Celebration. Come enjoy a time of inspiration, education, and renewal as we reflect on the past year and look forward to the next.

Standards courses will be available on December 6th for those who need this. Lodging is available as an ADD ON to this event if needed.

ACA Webinar — Camp and the FLSA “White Collar” Exemption

Do you have questions about the new FLSA “White Collar” exemption?  How does the new Final Rule affect your camp?

The American Camp Association is hosting an online webinar on October 6, 2016 at 1 p.m. EST. The webinar will feature Emmanuel “Manolis” Boulukos, partner in Ice Miller’s Labor and Employment Group.

ACA, Northern California Fall Event 2016

What

Don't miss the opportunity to connect with fellow youth development and camp professionals at this year's fall event. Learn from a nationally renowned speaker. Plus - this is a great time to connect with others, share stories from the summer, and start planning for the season ahead!

Where

November 2, 2016 
First Unitarian Church of Oakland  
685 14th St. 
Oakland, CA 94612

Jim Cain Workshop at Oregon 4-H Center

The Oregon 4-H Center, Salem is offering TWO Jim Cain Workshops in one day!

Workshop I:-Friday September 16, 1:30-5:30 PM, 4-H Fee $37.00, non-4-H Fee $47.00. Fee
includes Workshop I, snack and workshop II at no additional cost. There is no fee reduction
for those attending only Workshop I.

ACA, Evergreen USA Archery Level 2 Instructor Certification Training

Level 2 Instructors are certified to teach Level 1 instructor courses. This course will cover basic and intermediate shooting techniques, safety considerations, range set-up, equipment set-up and repair, fitting equipment to archers, archery program management, teaching techniques, and how to teach a Level 1 course. Requirements: USA Archery Level 1 instructor certification recommended (but not required), minimum age 18 years old, previous experience teaching archery strongly preferred.

Camp Access to Epi-pens in Washington State

New Epi-pen law for Washington State

SB 6421 passed and was signd into law March 10, 2016. The law amends the Revised Code of Washington (RCW) 70.54.  The law may be viewed Chapter 10, 2016 Laws. The law is effective June 9th, 2016. 

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