ACA New Standards Instructor Course


Thursday, December 8 (2 pm start), through Saturday, December 10, 2016 (noon finish)

National 4-H Conference Center in Chevy Chase, MD

This location offers great amenities for the New Instructor course, which include good proximity to a several major airports (Reagan National, Dulles, Baltimore - BWI), ability to serve a variety of dietary needs, wireless internet access, nice meeting rooms, hotel-style sleeping rooms, and a peaceful setting.

Cost for this training is covered by the Field/Affiliate Office of the Instructor Candidate. (There is a $50 additional charge for single occupancy rooms.) The fee includes: Room (two nights), all meals/snacks, and all training materials.  SEE BELOW FOR TRAVEL INFORMATION!

Participants are responsible for  making travel arrangements to/from the airport (to be reimbursed by ACA).  We are working on shuttle arrangements from the airport to the training site will be available. Should you want a rental car, that cost will be incurred by the individual (not ACA).

Minimum participants: 
Ten (10) - IMPORTANT TRAVEL NOTE: Travel arrangements should not be made until participants are notified that the minimum number has been reached. If the minimum is not reached by the registration deadline of November 1, the course will be cancelled.

Complete the application and submit to local standards chair or appropriate staff member for endorsement/signature. The local Standards Chair or staff member must submit the application to the ACA, Inc. Accreditation Department no later than November 1, 2016.  No applications will be accepted or processed without proper endorsement.  Upon receipt of endorsed application, additional course/travel information will be sent. 

Registration deadline: 
Application must be in the ACA, Inc. office no later than end of day November 1, 2016.