Junior Leadership Development Academy

The Junior Leadership Development Academy (JLDA) is designed to assist a boy in his leadership journey. It consists of several events that are held annually that will give boys fun-filled, intentional leadership training, along with powerful spiritual development opportunities. This training experience is designed to be a catalyst and springboard of spiritual encouragement. The following list are the camps being offered in 2021 through the PennDel Junior Leadership Development Academy:

Junior Training Camp

The First Junior Leader Training Camp Of the PennDel Network Royal Rangers’ Junior Leadership Development Academy

Who is this camp for?

Adventure & Expedition Ranger boys who have completed the 6th grade by June 30th before the camp dates, but have not yet turned 18 years old.

What does this camp teach?

JTC is a district training event for boys in the 7th grade or above. JTC focuses on leadership development in the local patrol and group. JTC is a required event for the Trial of the Saber Award. JTC will help boys discover answers to these questions:

  • What are my God-given (natural) talents and strengths and how am I developing them?
  • Do I have what it takes to be a godly man?
  • What is God's plan for my life?

Where is this camp?

PennDel Network Royal Rangers holds this camp at Camp Berry in Honey Grove, PA

When is this camp?

The JTC will be held from August 4 - 7, 2021.

What do I need to do to attend?

Boys must meet the requirements stated above and on the application. Complete and return all application materials by the deadline with the indicated deposit.



 Advanced Junior Training Camp

The Second Junior Leader Training Camp Of the PennDel Network Royal Rangers’ Junior Leadership Development Academy

Who is this camp for?

Adventure & Expedition Ranger boys who have completed the 7th grade by June 30th before the camp dates but have not yet turned 18 years old. They must also have graduated from the JTC.

What does this camp teach?

AJTC focuses on leadership development by serving in group and church leadership roles for young men. AJTC is a required event for the Trail of the Saber Award. AJTC will help boys discover answers to these questions:

  • Am I following God's plan for my life today?
  • How am I developing my godly character?
  • How am I helping (serving) others

Where is this camp?

PennDel Network Royal Rangers holds this camp at Camp Berry in Honey Grove, PA

When is this camp?

The AJTC will be held from August 4 - 7, 2021.

What do I need to do to attend?

Boys must meet the requirements stated above and on the application. Complete and return all application materials by the deadline with the indicated deposit.



Ranger Training Camp

The Discovery Ranger Junior Leader Training Camp Of the PennDel Network Royal Rangers’ Junior Leadership Development Academy

Who is this camp for?

Discovery Ranger boys who have completed the 4th grade by June 30th before the camp dates but have not yet graduated from 6th grade.

What does this camp teach?

Boys will be introduced to their roles within their patrol and to group leadership.

A camp graduate should be capable of serving as a junior leader in a boy-led, adult-facilitated outpost. He should have asked himself at some point during the camp each of these questions:

  • What is my role in my patrol and group?
  • What are my God-given (natural) talents and strengths?
  • How do I add value to my patrol & group?
  • What responsibilities can I undertake to help my patrol & group?

Where is this camp?

PennDel Ministry Royal Rangers holds this camp at Camp Berry in Honey Grove, PA

When is this camp?

The RTC will be held from August 4 – 7, 2021.

What do I need to do to attend?

Boys must meet the requirements stated above and on the application. Complete and return all application materials by the deadline with the indicated deposit.



Junior Academy

The Junior Leader Staff Training Camp Of the PennDel Network Royal Rangers’ Junior Leadership Development Academy

Who is this camp for?

Boys who have completed JTC, AJTC, and an Action Camp who have also started high school (Grades 9 – 12). Men who wish to serve as staff at a JLDA camp

What does this camp teach?

Boys and men will learn what is required to be on staff for a Jr. Camp.  This includes what is necessary for pre-camp preparation and set-up, basic instructional techniques, Royal Ranger teaching methods, spiritual leadership, what the qualifications are for various roles in the camp.  There is a practical hand-on portion to the teaching, and various leadership roles such as patrol advisors and Sr. Patrol Leaders.

Where is this camp?

PennDel Network Royal Rangers holds this camp at Camp Berry in Honey Grove, PA

When is this camp?

The Junior Academy will be held from August 2 – 7, 2021.

What do I need to do to attend?

Boys must meet the requirements stated above and on the application. Complete and return all application materials by the deadline with the indicated deposit. Men must complete the child worker’s clearance form.