By American Camp Association

A field-friendly, binder-format consultant for camps that includes ACA s 2012 camp courses and providers accreditation criteria and implementation guidance. To the general public, ACA accreditation implies that ACA has evaluated the full camp operation. The 2012 criteria are designed to do exactly that protecting the entire significant companies and courses provided. the most objective of the ACA accreditation software is to coach camp vendors and administrators within the management of key points of camp operation, relatively these relating to software caliber and the wellbeing and fitness and defense of campers and employees. the criteria identify instructions for enforcing regulations, methods, and practices. one other goal of ACA accreditation is to aid the general public in deciding on camps that meet industry-accepted and government-recognized criteria.

Show description

Read Online or Download American Camp Association's Accreditation Process Guide PDF

Best nonfiction_7 books

The New Dimensions of Warfarin Prophylaxis

The overseas Symposium at the New Dimensions of Warfarin Prophylaxis hung on October 16-18, 1986 in big apple urban used to be conceived as a discussion board to compile physicians and different scientists familiar with the pharmacological results of warfarin at the hemostatic mechanism and the medical usefulness of this compound within the prevention of thromboembolic phenomena.

Modified atmosphere and active packaging technologies

"While different packaging books specialize in person sorts of packaging, this quantity takes an utilized engineering technique by means of matching packaging varieties to express meals forms. the fabric presents distinctive perception into Modified/Controlled surroundings Packaging/Storage (MAP/CAS) and energetic Packaging (AP). looking on the type of foodstuff, packaging fabric and the corresponding procedure hired can either range significantly.

IUTAM Symposium on Synthesis in Bio Solid Mechanics: Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium held in Copenhegen, Denmark, 24–27 May 1998

This booklet includes the edited model of invited lectures offered on the IUTAM-Sym- sium Synthesis in Bio stable Mechanics, held at inn Frederiksdal, Virum (Copenhagen), Denmark, could 24 to may possibly 27, 1998. The symposium was once attended via forty eight scientist from 14 international locations. Biomechanics has been a truly energetic learn region within the final 25 years and covers a really vast category of difficulties.

Additional info for American Camp Association's Accreditation Process Guide

Example text

A “playground” is a play area with constructed apparatus in a defined space on which campers swing, climb, slide, jump, and play in an unstructured way. It does not include gymnastics or initiatives equipment in which an individual or group activity is directed, or an open field or games court. A playground includes a single swing, tire swing or other “homemade” equipment and the related area to any such apparatus. Staff should establish a schedule for checking playgrounds used by campers, on a regular basis if used daily, or immediately prior to the experience if used only occasionally by campers.

They have also completed an “apprenticeship” with an experienced visitor. Many visitors are camp directors themselves. They understand the importance of accreditation and the scope of laws, regulations, and procedures of camps. � The Visit Accreditation visits occur on a typical program day (not the opening or closing day of a camp session) and often require a full day. Visitors typically arrive at camp during or shortly after breakfast and spend the morning touring, observing, and learning about the camp.

1968 An ACA Standards Rewrite Committee was formed to thoroughly study the standards, utilizing research conducted over the previous few years with the assistance of Pennsylvania State University and the Fund for Advancement of Camping. 1972 The recommendations of the Standards Rewrite Committee were approved by ACA’sCouncil of Delegates. 1974 With the cooperation of the National Easter Seal Society, standards for the physically disabled were adopted. 1980 With input from state associations for developmentally challenged persons, standards for the developmentally challenged were adopted.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.73 of 5 – based on 42 votes