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Expert Online Training is your turnkey solution for youth leader education. We offer the best content, the best platform, and the best faculty. Choose an online library that best complements your in-person training, then add your own videos, PDFs, and quizzes to further customize pre-season training.

Leadership Essentials

le-logo.jpg Leadership Essentials is designed for camp staff and counsellors of all levels of experience, including new staff, returning staff, and supervisory staff. Each video has an accompanying quiz to test comprehension, and includes a downloadable handout.

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Child Welfare and Protection

se-logo.jpg Child Welfare & Protection is an extended course on child welfare and youth protection contains specialized content for staff at camps, schools, and other youth programs. Combining content from Dr. Christopher Thurber and attorney Jack Erler, this realistic module diminishes abuse potential by illustrating safe policies and sound practices with young people, as well as explaining ethical responses should you suspect abuse.

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Prep4Camp

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Homesickness intensity increases over time for the average first-year camper. But there’s another story: With proper preparation, homesickness intensity can be cut in half and actually decrease over time. The result? More fun! (Source: Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology)

Prep4Camp includes a 25-minute video for families to watch together, a podcast for parents to listen to (on their way home from opening-day drop off), and a PDF tip sheet for kids to bring to camp. Get Prep4Camp today to enjoy all the benefits of camp tomorrow…without the hassle of intense homesickness.

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Maplewoodshop

mws-logo.jpg The Maplewoodshop video library provides self-paced, online instruction in woodworking safety and projects that helps young people learn math, science, design, and even social studies. When kids apply these concepts with their hands, they can apply them again in real world situations.

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