Camp Safety Training

The Redwoods Group Camp Safety Training

“A ship is safe in the harbor, but that's not what ships were built to do.”

-William Shedd

Sign Up For The Redwoods Group Camp Safety Training DVD

Each summer, your campers leave their harbors to experience the transformational power of camp and will face some serious risks. The Redwoods Group Camp Safety Training is designed to help staff protect campers, prevent injuries, develop future leaders and fulfill your mission.

Watch DVD Online

Our trainings are comprised of Group (DVD) and Individual (online) learning experiences.


Individual Online Learning Experience on The Redwoods Institute

NOTE: The Redwoods Institute online trainings are exclusively available and free to customers of The Redwoods Group.

Features:

  • Great complement (prerequisite) to the Group DVD Training experience
  • Individual classes available on-demand at The Redwoods Institute
  • Individual learning experience limits counselor distractions
  • Modular format allows deeper training on crucial topics (see Topics listed below)
  • Interactive quizzes, exercises and final test aid the counselor in comprehension
  • Reporting on counselor performance simplifies Camp Director's training management
  • Camp case studies and scenarios
  • Camp-specific data collected by The Redwoods Group (More than 40,000 incidents are reported to us annually, with the majority occurring during camp programs)

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Group Learning Experience

NOTE: The Redwoods Group Training DVD is free.

Features:

  • Our DVD
  • Facilitator Guide
  • Counselor Workbook
  • A breadth of important topics (see Topics listed below)
  • Camp case studies and scenarios
  • First-person stories from experienced camp professionals
  • Advice from current and former camp directors & professionals (see teaser video below)
  • Group discussion breaks and exercises
  • Camp-specific data collected by The Redwoods Group (More than 40,000 incidents are reported to us annually, with the majority occurring during camp programs)

How To Access

Request your DVD today
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Download DVD workbook and certificate
2013 DVD Survey


Training Topics

  • Camp Safety & Supervision
  • Role Modeling
  • Understanding the Camp Environment
  • Bullying Prevention
  • Child Sexual Abuse Prevention
  • Camp Aquatics Safety
  • Trip and Transportation Safety
  • Playground Safety
  • Staff Safety