Understanding and Programming for the Baby Boomer Generation


NCCAP Approved 7 Contact Hours
Program #00017



NCCAP Approved 7 Contact Hours
Program #00017

Course Requirements : Take the provided pretest, read the book “Leisure Programming for Baby Boomers” by Cochran, Rothschadl and Rudick and take the provided post-test.  Once the materials are received and a passing grade is determined, your certificate will be scanned and emailed to you with a hard copy mailed to you.

Course Content: The reading of the text “Leisure Programming for Baby Boomers” will introduce the characteristics of the Baby Boomer generation as it applies to leisure needs and interests.  The reading will define and distinguish this generation from the previous generations. The reading will introduce new ideas in leisure and recreational programming which is moving away from the traditional approaches currently practiced.

Topic areas discussed in the text:
Characteristics and Values associated with the Baby Boomer Generation
Creating a Marketing Message which appeals to the Baby Boomer
Arts and Culture Program ideas
Education Program Ideas
Outdoor Adventure Program Ideas
Healthy Living Program Ideas
Travel Based Program Ideas
Preparing for the Future.

Course Content meets NCCAP Body of Knowledge Topic areas 5, 6, 11, 13, 14
NCCAP Approved #50024-18