New Director Orientation

Tuesday, 5 October 2021 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

All times local unless stated differently below.

The ACA New Director Orientation (NDO) is a course for seasonal or newer camp directors, assistant directors, program directors, and others moving into camp leadership positions. The course includes an overview of all the aspects of the director's job with the primary focus

 on the summer operation.

This course covers five critical areas to help directors and supervisors develop the skills they need to be effective leaders. The core areas covered include:

  • leadership and supervision
  • camper and staff development and behavior
  • staff training
  • risk management
  • evaluation and assessment

This course is a preconference event to the Upstate New York Fall Camp Conference.  You register for the course through the conference registration.

Please check out our Covid Considerations for Safe Meetings 

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Camp Talooli
520 County Rte 54

Registration Fees

$90 member / $125 non-member