Camp Chippewa (Christie Conservation Area)
Age 14 (in calendar year)
In YMCA Leader in Training Level 1 you will develop camp-related skills such as canoeing, archery and large group leadership, while learning how to work as part of a team. You'll also learn to promote YMCA core values: caring, honesty, respect and responsibility throughout your camp experience.
Leaders in Training Level 1 includes:
- planning and delivering a new group game
- special needs integration
- observing campers in various age groups
- debriefing about observation experiences
- job search skills
- asset building
- group planning a theme day activity
- youth gambling prevention
Leaders may have the opportunity to seep out to provide assistance and leadership to the Camp Fundamentals sleep over.
Prerequisite: must turn age 14 in the same calendar year that the program is taken.
Staff to camper ratio is 1:15
Bussing is provided.
Cost: $190 /2 week session (available weeks 1-2 and 3-4 - must attend both weeks)
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Summer 2017 Guide
Find full program details in the YMCA Day Camps Summer 2017 guide.