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 Volunteer-led Day Camp - Learning

I’m volunteering at a day camp.  What do I need to do to be ready?

I'm a new Day Camp Director or Assistant Director.  What do I need to do?
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)​
Helpful For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101​
Event Director
(3 hours)
Highly Recommended Attend in person​
Application and interview with a Program Manager Required To schedule an interview, email daycamp@girlscoutsww.org
New Day Camp Director Workshop​ Required​ Attend this workshop in person (scheduled based on need).
Day Camp Retreat (weekend event)​ Required​ Click here for registration information.​

Day Camp Program Team (includes Program Director and Program Aide Director)
 
Girl Scouting 101 (45 minutes)​ Highly Recommended For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101​
Day Camp Retreat
(weekend event)
Highly Recommended Click here for registration information.​​

Day Camp Administrative Team (includes Business Manager and Registrar)
Interview with Day Camp Director Required To schedule, email daycamp@girlscoutsww.org
Read the manual Required The manual will be emailed to you by daycamp@girlscoutsww.org​​
Position-specific webinar
(1 hour)​
​Required ​The webinar will be emailed to you by daycamp@girlscoutsww.org

Day Camp Health Supervisor
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)
Required For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101​
Interview with Day Camp Director Required To schedule an interview, email daycamp@girlscoutsww.org​​
First aid level 2 or above 
(8 hours)​
​Required ​The webinar will be emailed to you by daycamp@girlscoutsww.org

Day Camp Program Delivery Team
(includes Unit Leader, Assistant Unit Leader, Program Specialist, short-term volunteers)
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)
Helpful for all For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101​
Day Trip Planning Helpful -depending on duties Attend in person OR fill out the independent learning packet​​
Outdoor Overnight
(16 hours of coursework + 10 overnight hours)​
Helpful -depending on duties ​Attend in person OR participate in the equivalency
Build your Outdoor Skills
(6 hours)​
​Helpful -depending on duties ​Attend in person
​Interview with Day Camp Director ​Required ​To schedule an interview, email daycamp@girlscoutsww.org
Camp Orientation Sessions​ ​Required ​Scheduled by each day camp. Volunteers will be notified of times, dates and locations.