Training will occur at camp on the following days:

Summer staff - February 1-3, 2019

New leaders - March 1-3, 2019

Returning leaders - April 13-14, 2019

More information will be provided once applications have been submitted. 

Leader Training FAQ

  1. How do I RSVP?

    • You need to RSVP using the link included in the email congratulating you on being selected to be a 2019 leader.

  2. When do I arrive?

    • Leaders attending the March weekend geared for new leaders arrive between 5:15 and 6 pm on Friday, March 1. Bring your papers to the Chico Dining Hall. Check in with an adult and then go get your stuff from your car.

    • Leaders attending the April weekend geared for returning leaders arrive between 7:30 and 8:00 am on Saturday, April 13 . Follow the same procedure....check in at the Chico Dining Hall first with all your paperwork, and then deliver your stuff to your sleeping quarters.

  3. When do we leave?

    • Leaders are responsible for cleaning their living quarters before being dismissed from the weekend.

    • On March 3rd dismissal times will depend on participation in the CPR class.

      • If you are not taking a CPR class you will leave around 10:30am.

      • If you are taking a CPR class the earliest you will leave is around noon, the exact time will depend on how long testing for the course takes.

    • On April 14th you will leave around 10:30am.

  4. What do I need to bring?

    • $30 for the weekend - food, staff, and supplies

    • an additional $35 if you are taking CPR course on March 3rd

    • sleeping bag, pillow, towel, toiletries

    • warm clothing, including rain gear - We will be outside!

    • signed and completed papers - see #4, below

  5. What paperwork do I need to bring?

    1. ALL LEADERS, new and old - ACA Voluntary Disclosure Statement

    2. ALL LEADERS - Health form. We keep these for the summer, it includes a copy of your insurance card!

    3. NEW LEADERS - Minor consent form to perform background check. (Page 1 only. The other pages are FYI.)

    4. NEW LEADERS - Minor consent form to perform drug screening

    5. FYI - Here is Winnataska's drug free workplace policy.

    6. IMPORTANT: Health form requires a copy of the front and back of your medical insurance card. Social security numbers are required to complete background checks.