Programs > C.I.T. Program
2 YEAR - Counselor in Training Program
Overview: To enable teens in the 9th and 10th grades to bridge the gap between camper and staff AND become strong, effective camp counselors.
Junior C.I.T. - entering 9th grade
4, 6, and 8 week training sessions for campers entering the 9th grade.
2 day orientation (weeks 1 and 5)
Establish teamwork, cooperation, respect, trust & effective communication. Develop leadership skills through discussions & role-playing. Develop programming skills. Establish the role and responsibility of C.I.T.
• C.I.T. Internship (weeks 2-4 & 6-8)
Weekly internships with Senior Counselors and/or Specialists. Participation in all aspects of assigned group’s schedule. Daily meetings for group discussion and continued training. Implement and evaluate a special program for assigned weekly internship. Weekly self-evaluation and Weekly evaluation.
Senior C.I.T. - entering 10th grade
4 , 6, and 8 week training sessions for campers entering the 10th grade.
Designed for graduates of Jr. C.I.T. program (Reduced Session Fee). Develop responsibility, decision-making, and teamwork through continued training. Assist in supervision of campers. Attend ALL staff training & evaluated by the C.I.T. Director. Partcicpation in planning and running a meaningful community service project to benefit a worthy organization to be determined by the Sr. C.I.T.s.
CIT Session Options
Weeks 1-4: June 24 - July 19
Weeks 1-6: June 24 - August 2
Weeks 5-8: July 22 - August 16
Weeks 1-8: June 24 - August 16