Compass Points :: Site Administration

A directed study course as a part of the Compass Points certification program

Course Summary

The Site Administration course is a self-directed study that will involve you visiting a camp and retreat center and interviewing their staff related to hospitality, food service, maintenance, and communications/registrations/office management. The portfolio piece will be a 5-7 page paper that pulls together what you learned from your visit. This paper is due one month after the visit is completed (no later than one month before your Capstone course, if this is your graduation year).

The cost for the course is $100.00. When you submit payment, you will receive a digital copy of the curriculum by email.

Prerequisites for the Course

Before you can request the directed study, participants must successfully complete four out of the following six classes:

  • Biblical and Theological Foundations
  • Program Design and Implementation
  • Personnel and Leadership
  • Development
  • Articulating Our Mission, Role, and Value
  • Non-Profit Business Management

Requesting the Curriculum

If you would like to pay by credit card, please click on the link below. If you would like to pay with a check, please complete this form. If you have any questions about the Site Administration course and/or how to purchase it, please contact Joel Winchip at or 803.322.0232.