At BAYSIDECAMP our staff are key to everything we do.

We hire and train high quality staff so that we can provide amazing summer camp experiences to every single camper.

Below you can find the line up for staff training events this year:


 May 6 – 8, 2016 – Mandatory for all staff

This event has change this year. LEAD Retreat is now where we will cover the fundamentals, both practically and spiritually. We will dive into what our purpose will be this summer, how we can serve well and live well in community and tackle some of the practical aspects of summer camp ministry.

May 13-14 , 2016 – Mandatory for Program and Senior Counsellors, all others are welcome

This will be an event focused on our challenge course elements. We will be focusing on belay, rope safety and basic technique and protocol for our challenge elements. Returning staff will spend some time learning advanced techniques and rescue scenarios.



June 26 – July 1, 2016 – Mandatory for all staff

This week long event will cover everything you need to serve this summer. We will prepare spiritually and practically so that we can be at our best. This is the last training session before launching into camp, we will come together as a staff to serve and play!