Our day camps are run by a team of more than 400 qualified staff.
Quality care in a safe environment is one of the priorities of Ville de Gatineau day camps. Our team members attend a number of mandatory training sessions.
First aid (Lifesaving Society): 8 hours
Basic camp facilitator training: 10 hoursDAFA* (and pre-camp): 40 hours
Risk management: 3 hours
Management basics and efficient supervision: 10 hours
Human resource management: 3 hoursDay camp preparations: 40 hours
Since the summer of 2014, Ville de Gatineau day camp staff have been trained and certified under the DAFA camp facilitator training program.
For additional information about this program, visit programmedafa.com.
Recognized for its quality of life, Gatineau is a city of 285,000 inhabitants. It is located on the north shore of the Ottawa River, and extends east and west of the Gatineau River.