YMCA OF GREATER OKLAHOMA CITY

LIFELONG
FRIENDS

CIT / WIT AGES 16-17
LEADERSHIP IN TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

 

 

 

 

 

 

The best campers can become the best staff. If you're teen is interested in growing as a leader and helping other campers have the same and better experiences than they've had - then consider our Counselor in Training (CIT) or Wrangler in Training (WIT) programs. Potential CITs and WITs must register and go through an application process and be accepted. Graduates ages 16 years and older may be able to help with weekend work during the school year. The best graduates 17 and older may be invited to work a later camp session

 

 

 


WRANGLERS IN TRAINING (WIT)

Wranglers In Training (WIT) is a 3-week, hands-on program for ages 16-17 years to learn basic horse management and how to teach arena horsemanship and western trail riding. Participants also learn the "whys" of horse theory. WIT will complete American Red Cross and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Emphasis will be placed on working with groups and understanding children and their behavior. Responsibilities include assisting instructors in teaching, feeding and basic horse medical care as well as trail and barn maintenance and tack repair. Rodeos and an overnight pack trip are included in this program.


COUNSELORS IN TRAINING (CIT)

This 3-week vigorous program allows ages 16-17 years to participate in various teaching sessions, learning activities and service projects with counselors and two CIT coordinators. Emphasis is placed on working with groups and understanding children and their behavior. There is an application process to be accepted as a CIT or WIT. If you are interested in either of these programs, please email jshirley@ymcaokc.org


THREE WEEK SESSION
$1,200

 

OUR MAILING ADDRESS: 10840 Main Camp RD. Davis, OK 73030

OUR PHONE: 580-369-2272