Management Mini E-Lesson : Creating Vision, Mission and Philosophy Statements




Welcome to DH Special Services Distance Learning Program.   This program is approved by the National Certification Council for Activity Professionals for two continuing education hours.  These hours are  applicable toward new certifications as well as renewals.

This is an E-Lesson which means once you purchase the program, you will have access to all materials.  You will complete the tests and related tasks on line.  Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to print out your certificate.

This Management Mini Lesson will  introduce you to  the importance of departmental Vision, Mission and Philosophy statements.  These statements can provide the departmental staff with a clear focus.  Additionally,  these statements will communicate to the interdisciplinary team that activities is more than just playing games.  The quick reading reviews the basics of each statement and guidelines to create individualized statements for your department.  After each lesson, the student will have the opportunity to create their own departmental statements.

-Participant will be able to define vision, mission and philosophy statements.
-Participant will create a vision, mission and philosophy statement for the activity/recreation department
-The participant will identify three reasons why vision, mission and philosophy statements are helpful to the activity department.

To gain two continuing education hours, complete the pre-test, read the Management Mini Lesson, create your vision, mission and philosophy statements and pass  the post test.
When all is complete, you can print out your certificate.

NCCAP Approval #500319-19NT
NCCAP Body of Knowledge 19 & 23