OAL Camp Skills Training 2019

Event Date: June 1 & 2, 2019    |    Event Time: 9:00 AM 

Event Location: Camp Sherbino (near Sylvan Lake)- map available after registering.

This training will cover all the modules needed to obtain the Residential Camping and the Tent Camping Streams of the Outdoor Activity Leadership Program.

 Topics include: Leadership, pre-camp planning (paperwork, timelines, budget, parent meetings, kit lists, etc.), menus and cooking methods, sanitation, program ideas and activities, ceremonies, safety, tents and tarps, knots and gadgets, axes and knives, questions and answers and participant sharing.

OAL Residential Camping – Saturday, June 1, 2019

OAL Tent Camping – Saturday, June 1, 2019 to Sunday June 2, 2019.  This program requires that participants stay overnight in a tent. You can bring your own tent or we can supply a tent. Please let us know if you are bringing your own or sharing with a friend.

Bonus: Staying for both days will give you both residential and tent camping streams.

Bring:    Health form, dishes, water bottle (filled), sunscreen, insect repellant, etc.

                Dress for the weather as we plan to be outside all day.

                Meals will be supplied by the cooking sessions.

                Bedroll if staying overnight.

                Lawn chair if you wish.


For those travelling from farther away, or those who find it more convenient:

You may arrive at camp any time between 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Friday, May 31. You will be able to set up a tent to stay for both Friday and Saturday nights. However, you must bring your own Friday snack and Saturday breakfast (or go into Sylvan lake for meals), and amuse yourself Friday evening. Trainers will be on site setting up but the training will not start until Saturday at 9 a.m.

Last day of registration: May 1, 2019

Sorry, registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact Twyla Jenkins at or [email protected] for more information.