Pre-Conference Events - 2018 ACA, Wisconsin Fall Conference

New Director Orientation

Register Today!

The New Director Orientation Course will be offered on November 28.  Separate registration is required.  The ACA New Director Orientation Course (NDO) is not just for new directors!  The NDO is a must for camp directors and leadership staff who have been in their position for five years or less. Registration includes a full day of instruction, lunch, and a workbook that is full of incredible resources.  The course covers:


  • camper and staff development
  • leadership & supervision
  • staff training
  • evaluation
  • risk management

ACA Standards Trainings

Two training opportunities are available on November 28:

  • Accreditation Process Workshop:  This workshop is designed for camp representatives who are preparing for accreditation visits in 2019 and beyond. The course is appropriate for those who are new to the accreditation process AND those who have been part of an accreditation visit or completed standards training in the past. Every camp being visited must have at least one person who completes the workshop on behalf of the camp; that person must actively assist 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. Register Now!
  • Visitor Update Course: This workshop is designed for current standards visitors. It must be completed by any visitor before he/she is assigned as a visitor for accreditation visits in 2019 and beyond. Register Now!