Accreditation standards for camp programs and services by American Camping Association.

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  • Camps -- Accreditation -- United States.

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StatementAmerican Camping Association.
ContributionsAmerican Camping Association.
LC ClassificationsGV198.A38 A35 1998
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Paginationviii, 260 p. :
Number of Pages260
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Open LibraryOL379677M
ISBN 100876031599
LC Control Number98041821

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The main purpose of the ACA-accreditation program is to educate camp owners and directors in the administration of key aspects of camp operation, particularly those related to program quality and the health and safety of campers and staff.

The standards establish guidelines for needed policies, procedures, and practices. Tools and Resources. A comprehensive resource for youth agencies, institutions, businesses, and libraries featuring ACA s camp programs and services accreditation standards and implementation guidelines in a perfect-bound volume.

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The Standards-at-a-Glance is only a basic reference and represents a general overview of the ACA standards. Not included in this document are the specific details, contextual education, to whom the standards apply, and compliance demonstrations for each standard.

Do not utilize this document for accreditation preparation or maintenance – only the Accreditation Process Guide. The American Camping Association (ACA) accreditation program aims to educate camp owners and directors in the administration of key aspects of camp operation, particularly those related to program quality and the health and safety of campers and staff, and to assist the public in selecting camps that meet industry-accepted and government-recognized standards.

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Accreditation is voluntary and ACA accreditation assures families that camps have made the commitment to a safe, nurturing environment for their children. Licensing is mandatory and requirements vary from state to state. ACA standards are recognized by courts of law and government regulators as the standards of the camp community.

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The Camp Self-Assessment is a review of written documentation for twenty pre-identified standards, sometimes the Camp Self-Assessment has been referred to as the "paperwork preview".

It must be completed prior to the start of staff training for the summer season. If a camp wishes to review all written standards, the visitor may use the Expanded CSA worksheet. developed draft model accreditation standards, compared the draft standards to federal law and regulations, obtained public input, and finalized model accreditation standards for higher education programs for students with ID.

This is the first time that accreditation for these programs has been addressed, and this undertaking will lead toFile Size: 2MB. Become an ACA Accredited Camp. except for the removal of accreditation status.

Licensing focuses on the enforcement of minimum standards. Accreditation focuses on education and the evaluation of camp operations, using standards that go beyond the minimum requirements of licensing.

Short term overnight programs run by the camp: Sessions. Go beyond maintaining your accreditation to achieve the highest level of safety and quality care.

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Accreditation application and evaluation are typically completed within 90 days. Major (mandatory) standards are considered to be the most important for the camp’s safe and efficient operation. **NOTE: To achieve or maintain accreditation, a camp must comply with % of all applicable Mandatory Standards.

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Chapter titles provide general topic areas. The accreditation process for programs and Sponsoring Institutions includes periodic on-site visits to assess compliance with the Program and Institutional Requirements.

All accreditation site visits for programs and Sponsoring Institutions are performed by the members of the ACGME Accreditation Field Staff, who are employed by the ACGME. College Assistance Migrant Program [email protected] a unit of University College English Brochure Spanish Brochure. Standards Accreditation Standards for Organized Camps for Children and Families “Handbook of Required and Desirable Practices” The BCCA Accreditation Process Summary 1.

BCCA identifies camps due for accreditation, or verification of accreditation (alternately, a new camp applies for accreditation in writing). Size: KB. The camp is then responsible for the ongoing implementation of the policies. The second purpose of ACA Accreditation is to assist the public in selecting camps that meet industry-accepted and government-recognized standards.

ACA’s Find a Camp database is a helpful tool that assists the public in finding an ideal summer camp. The American Camp Association is a community of camp professionals, who, for more than years, have joined together to share knowledge and experience to ensure high quality camp programs for children, youth and adults.

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Annually they work to meet the highest national standards being a American Camp Association Accredited Summer Day Camp. Inthey achieved an average of 98% on all items making the camp accredited for another 5 years!

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