ARVC Promotes Education Element to Members

December 16, 2010 by   - () Comments Off on ARVC Promotes Education Element to Members

From the National Association of  RV Parks and Campgrounds  (ARVC) comes this promotion for  the School of RV Park &  Campground Management‹.

This Holiday Season Give Yourself a Gift That Will Last Forever.

Education is the gift that keeps on giving. Join campground experts, owners and managers in exploring how to improve your business and customer service.

Make the commitment to vastly improve your 2011 season by gifting yourself or a loved one with a week-long program designed to equip you with the tools necessary to help your park business thrive. The program is offered in an environment that promotes networking and personal interaction with instructors and other participants. For more information and to sign-up visit today. Please contact Barb Youmans, education director at (303) 681-0401 ext. 18 or by email at should you have any questions or if you need further assistance.

Hope to see you there. Happy Holidays from ARVC Education

Dates: Feb.  22 – 27, 2011

Location: Oglebay Resort in Wheeling, W. Va.

Year One Topics:

  • Business Planning Principles
  • Human Resources
  • Re-engineering the Product
  • Guest Service
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Recreation Operations
  • Risk Management and Safety
  • Public Agency Financial Management
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Operating Standards and Service Levels
  • Leadership

Don’t Miss this Great Opportunity – Register Today!

ARVC Education is on the Move

Over the past three months Education Director Barb Youmans has been working with staff, board members and ARVC members to learn what changes need to be made to the education programs offered by ARVC. Dedicated to putting together a program that works for our industry and is a true benefit for members, she is very interested in engaging members throughout the educational improvement process. As new items are developed, they will be posted on the ARVC website Education Page and can be accessed through the “Education Improvement Plan Updates” link.

Also available on the Educational Programs page of is the 2010 ARVC National Operations Survey Report which can be downloaded free for members or purchased at the ARVC Store in hardcopy or for nonmembers. This report can be helpful in identifying and tracking industry trends and in benchmarking individual parks against industry norms.

InSites 2010 proved to be very successful. As requested by many of you the handouts and presentations for this year’s seminars are now available for download on the Educational Programs page of Review them all or pick out your favorites.


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