Camp Safety Training: Resident Camp Supervision


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Title: Resident Camp Supervision (RW50)
Length: 20 minutes
Category: Camp Safety
Audience: All Camp Staff and Volunteers


Learning Objectives

  • To understand your influence and responsibility as a resident camp counselor
  • To understand unique risks in the resident camp environment, such as:

    • Downtime
  • To understand challenges you'll face at resident camp, and how to overcome them, such as:

    • Low staff:camper ratio
    • Temporary disruptions, such as bad weather
  • To understand the proper balance between supervision and engagement, and how to protect yourself

  • To understand what is expected of you as a resident camp counselor, from parents and from your director


Course features

15 Minute Course

This course is 15 minutes long and reviews the best supervision practices for Resident Camp counselors.

Resident Camp


Resident Camp Guidance

Guidance and recommendations are specific to Day Camp exposures and risks.

Resident Camp


Resident Camp Stories

In this training, we tell real Day Camp stories of accidents, injuries and successes.

Resident Camp