Online Education
Certification, Training and Professional Development
ACA Basic Camp Director Course

765-342-8456 regbcdc@ACAcamps.org http://www.ACAcamps.org/education/bcdc.php

The BCDC provides the basics and more for camp directors with fewer than six years of experience or for seasoned program directors and site managers. Develop well-rounded knowledge of the core areas & begin building a personal network of camp professionals.

ACA e-Institute Online Training

765-342-8456 kbrosnan@ACAcamps.org http://www.ACAcamps.org/einstitute

The e-Institute provides cutting-edge, camp-related, online courses for the camp & youth development communities. It is also a mechanism for training large groups of people, and facilitates learning via both self-directed courses & live meetings.

ASAP Association for Sexual Abuse Prevention and Treatment

Gila Ashkenazy

972-52-838-2441 gashkenazy@ff-yt.org http://www.asap.care

ASAP's unique Sexual Abuse Prevention training program is for camps & includes a comprehensive Directors Guide, screening protocol, staff training, online certification and guidelines for parents. It raises the standards of camps and camp staff in a respectful and innovative way and reduces the liability of the camp. By providing training and implementing safety measures, camps will be sending a message to counselors, campers and parents that they are educated, aware and will not tolerate abuse.

Fusion Global Academy

Allyson Lehrer

610-368-5343 sballard@fusionacademy.com https://www.fusionglobalacademy.com

Fusion Global Academy (FGA) is an accredited private school for grades 6-12 that provides one-to-one, personalized education 100% online. Parents want their children to enjoy their traditional overnight camp experience but are also looking to avoid summertime regression and further learning loss due to COVID. By partnering with Fusion Global, you can help your camp parents do both! We can work with you to easily provide educational sessions that fit into the camp schedule.

Gratz College

Adrienne Nolan

215-635-7300 x154 admissions@gratz.edu http://www.gratz.edu

Gratz College offers a 36 credit online Master's in Camp Administration and Leadership. It provides practical and applied instruction on best camp practices through highly engaging courses that empower camp professionals with knowledge and skills for successful camp leadership. This program prepares students to engage in strategic and tactical activities focused on camp management, operations and logistics, human capital management, budgeting and finance, and productivity metrics.

KidSafe Foundation

Cherie Benjoseph

561-237-3004 training@kidsafefoundation.org http://www.kidsafefoundation.org

CampSafe is an innovative eLearn training empowering camp staff with awareness of child sexual abuse prevention. This interactive approach to prevention increases the personal safety of campers and staff across North America. The training is a 35-minute, interactive eLearn providing all staff with knowledge and awareness, and increased skills and confidence around the issues of sexual abuse. Educated staff, Safer Camps

Kikori

231-886-4068 info@kikoriapp.com https://www.kikoriapp.com

Kikori’s community-driven platform provides team-building activities that will help your campers play, reflect, connect and grow. With Kikori, counselors can explore hundreds of activities aligned with SEL standards, organize custom “play” lists to make programming easier than ever, and filter for activities based on age, materials, and more! Kikori uses experiential education - a universal way to help youth connect with others, build self-awareness and gain insight into their special strengths.

The Alliance Collaborative

Bill Weaver

301-730-7247 info@thealliancecollabborative.com https://www.thealliancecollaborative.com

The Alliance is an independent non-profit collaborative dedicated to serving the camping community through the responsible use of aerial adventure, challenge course, and zip line activities. Our MISSION is to build a professional community that believes we all benefit when we strengthen one another. Our VISION is to model a revolutionary approach for industry professionals to "RETHINK" the way we do business. Through advocacy, education, networking, and greater access to resources.

Write the World

Brittany Collins

413-230-1880 brittany@writetheworld.com https://writetheworldworkshops.com/global-writing/virtual-writing-camp/

Write the World's Virtual Writing Camp invites teens around the world to explore new genres of writing, hone their craft, and connect with professional poets, authors, and educators, while making "real world" connections between their writing and the environments around them. From science fiction to journalism, screenwriting to social justice poetry, we offer something for every writing and welcome teens ages 12-19 no matter their prior skill level or experience.

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