PLEASE NOTE: The CIT I must attended the week of 7/5-7/8 for training. The $375.00 covers 3 weeks, the mandatory week of 7/5 plus 2 additional weeks the CIT I chooses as part of the training process. They may sign up for additional weeks (after the 3 weeks) at the price noted below. Please call our office with any questions, 781-834-8371. Counselor-in-Training Program For youth who will be at least 13 by June 30, 2016, the YWCA offers a Counselor-in-Training (CIT) Program. CIT 1 is 3-weeks long program which participants spend the first week receiving training from the Camp Director and the last two weeks CIT’s interact with campers under the supervision of Senior Counselors; the last two weeks are scheduled individually with each CIT. The CIT Program includes reviewing skills for activities used at camp, training in how to teach these skills, leadership development emphasizing respect for others, encouraging development of self-esteem and positive reinforcement techniques. There is also training in safety and techniques for dealing with and resolving conflict. Application can be submitted starting March 5rd. CIT 1 registrations may be completed online. The cost for CIT 1 training for 3 weeks is $375. CIT 2 is open by invitation to those who successfully completed CIT 1 training. CIT 2 Counselors will be invited by the Branch Director to complete a second year of counselor training. Invitations and registration forms will be mailed mid-March. CIT 2 training costs $375 for 3 weeks. Additional weeks are available at the cost of $110 per week.