The Commission Assistance and Mentoring Program (CAMP®) is the signature training offered by the National Alliance of Preservation Commissions (NAPC). CAMP® is led by qualified preservation professionals in support of local preservation commissions and the NAPC’s mission to build strong local preservation programs through education, advocacy, and training.

The goal of CAMP® is to provide high-quality, engaging and informative training to preservation related boards and commissions of all types through presentations, hands-on exercises, group discussions and networking (mentoring) opportunities via live training. Trainers include commissioners, local, state and national staff members, attorneys and commission partners.

Information Packet

For more information, including pricing and topic options, please contact us at 757-802-4141 or email

Become a Trainer

Interested in becoming a trainer? Please fill out the following trainer application.

Trainer Application
  • Winona, MN — February 12-13, 2016
  • Las Vegas, NV — April 1, 2016
  • Savannah, TN — April 8, 2016
  • Saline, MO — April 21-22, 2016
  • Indiana Statewide Conference, Vincennes, IN — April 28, 2016
  • Main Street Now Conference, Milwaukee, WI — May 22, 2016
  • Brookings, SD — August 11-12, 2016
  • Maine — September 30, 2016

CAMPs® 2001 – Present