2022 Rouge LIT (Leaders-in-Training)
|Date||2022 Jul 04-Aug 26|
|Days/Times||Session 1: July 4 - 15, Session 2: July 18 - 29, Session 3: August 2 - 12, Session 4: August 15 - 26|
|Location||Glen Rouge Campground|
|Address||Glen Rouge Campground|
If the program or session you are interested in is full, you can add your name to a waiting list here: SportiCal - 2022 LIT Waiting List - Pickering Rouge Canoe Club. We will contact you if a spot becomes available for you.
PRCC will be operating all our programs in full compliance with Ministry of Health requirements. See our COVID-19 Response page for more information. We have made many changes to our programs and procedures to keep participants and staff safe.
PLEASE NOTE THAT PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING THEIR OWN LIFEJACKETS AS PART OF OUR COVID-19 RESPONSE PROCEDURES. If we are required to cancel the session in which you are registered, full refunds (prorated if mid-session) will be issued.
A Leaders-in-training (LIT) program is available for teens aged 14-16 at our Canoe and Kayak Camp. This program is excellent preparation for teens hoping to work as camp counsellors or with children in the future. Pickering Rouge Canoe and Kayak Camp is a fun, active day camp full of games, crafts and on-water activities. The Camp is located at Glen Rouge Camp Ground in Scarborough on the shores of the Rouge River and the trails of Rouge National Park, Canada’s largest urban park.
LITs must possess a positive attitude and genuine interest in working with campers ages 6-13. Respect, cooperation and a high level of energy are all valued attributes that will be expected and will lead to a successful completion of the program. All LITs will be required to complete the LIT Questionnaire which will be emailed shortly after registration. The goal of the LIT program is to provide individuals with the opportunity to work with children in a camp setting while having the support and supervision of experienced camp staff. LITs develop skills in leadership, team work, water safety, positive communication and problem-solving. To successfully complete the program, LITs will be required to demonstrate appropriate levels of maturity, responsibility and enthusiasm. Participants will fill out a self-evaluation questionnaire and will receive a formal evaluation from PRCC camp staff. Upon successful conclusion of the program, LITs will receive a Certificate of Completion. We are happy to provide reference letters for future employment or volunteer positions upon request to successful participants. Please note that as this is a registered paid program, participants will not receive volunteer hours for their participation. However, PRCC has many opportunities and events where students can earn volunteer hours. Please see PRCC’s website for details. All participants and parents/guardians must read and sign off that they have read the PRCC concussion code of conduct. See our page on Rowan's Law for full information.
SESSIONS AND COST
Camp runs in July and August, 2022 with four two-week sessions available for LITs.
The cost is $452 per 10 day session and $406.80 per 9 day session.
Only parents, legal guardians or persons 18 years of age or older can register participants for this program. If you are not at least 18 years old, a parent or guardian will need to complete the registration. After selecting "Register" you will be required to CREATE AN ACCOUNT with Sportical if you do not already have one.
Payment is by credit card or etransfer. If paying by etransfer, select Other as the payment method. If the etransfer is not received within 3 business days after registration or by the Thursday before the session begins, the registration will be cancelled. Etransfer should be made to [email protected] email address and please use "Rouge" as the password.
On the first day of your program, please bring your email confirmation and waiver that will be emailed to you.
There is no refund available for the 2 week programs once the program has started. If cancellation is done 2 weeks before the start of the program, then a refund will be issued less a $50 administration fee. If cancellation is done within less than 2 weeks to the start program, a refund will be issued for 50% of the program fee. Cancellation requests the Friday before the program starts will not qualify for a refund.
|Contact||[email protected] 905-767-3330|
|Type||Club Program - Short Term|
|Category||Leaders in Training|
|Deadline||August 26, 2022 19:00|