This program is designed to provide leadership opportunities that prepare teens to become staff members at camp, as well as productive members of their community. The CIT program includes training in all aspects of a counselor’s job at camp, participation in service projects, training sessions on such topics as basic child development and behavior management, counseling techniques and best practices, communication and leadership, environmental stewardship, and community service. Participants are required to attend two, 1-week CIT sessions to complete the program, but may be able to attend as many as five sessions.
CIT’s must be entering the 7th grade for volunteering at Camp Wokka Wokka and the grade 1 - 3 group at Camp Out N About. Applicants must be entering 8th grade for Binder Adventure Camp, 9th grade for Camp Eagle and the grade 4 - 6 group at Camp Out N About. Entry into the program is competitive and is based upon the completed application, references and an interview with the camp director. Anyone not selected for the program will have their fee refunded.
Counselor in Training Program Description
Counselor in Training Application Form
|Grade Fall '18||Fee||Registration|
|7-12||$225||February 21-March 30, 2018|