TRAINING & REQUIREMENTS

Peninsula Girl Scout Day Camp is an all-volunteer run camp. All volunteers receive pre-camp training as recommended by the America Camping Association and Girl Scouts USA. The subject matter if training is mandated by Girl Scouts USA and the State of California. Volunteers need to meet all Girl Scout requirements.
At-camp volunteers are required to complete training(s) base on their experience at Day Camp. Trainings are important and necessary for volunteers to be effective at Camp. At camp volunteers cannot be at Camp without all the required training(s) completed and Girl Scout requirements met even if you have been to Camp before.

These trainings and requirements are

only for at-camp volunteers

Unit Leaders and Program Leaders are both At-Camp volunteers whether new or experienced.
Experienced At-Camp Volunteers: 
                      - Attend one (1) "Team Meeting" training session before camp, dates below 
                 - Additional training will be offered during Camp
                 - Have a current Girl Scout Membership, click HERE
                   Annual or lifetime membership
                 - Have a current background check by Girl Scout Council, click HERE
                   Background checks are good for 3 years.
                 - Every two years, complete the Girl Scout Mandated Reporter Training,
                   click HERE
NEW At-Camp Volunteers: 
                      - Attend one (1) "Orientation" training session before camp, dates below
                      - Attend one (1) "Outdoor" training session before camp, dates below
                      - Attend one (1) "Team Meeting" training session before camp, dates below 
                 - Additional training will be offered during Camp
                 - Have a current Girl Scout Membership, click HERE
                   Annual or lifetime membership
                 - Have a current background check by Girl Scout Council, click HERE
                   Background checks are good for 3 years.
                 - Every two years, complete the Girl Scout Mandated Reporter Training,
                   click HERE
                 - Pick a Camp Name, click HERE

Training Dates

Orientation
        Sunday, March 5th evening 7 PM
        Wednesday, March 8th evening 7 PM
        Saturday, March 11th evening 7 PM
        Tuesday, March 14th evening 7 PM
Outdoor
        Saturday, April 15th all day 9 AM
        Sunday, April 16th all day 9 AM
        Saturday, April 29th all day 9 AM
        Sunday, April 30th all day 9 AM
Team Meeting: 
        Tuesday, May 23rd evening 7 PM
        Thursday, May 25th evening 7 PM
        Tuesday, May 30th evening 7 PM
        Thursday, June 1st evening 7 PM
        Wednesday, June 7th evening 7 PM
        Saturday, June 10th evening 7 PM