TRAINING DESCRIPTIONS

Our training meets and exceeds the ANSI/ACCT 03-2016 Challenge Courses and Canopy / Zip Line Tours Standard. In addition to our ACCT trainings, we offer professional development workshops and special training events to enhance and enrich practitioners' education.

Training events are typically open enrollment and require advanced registration. Most training listed below can be customized for site-specific opportunities. Contact us for more info.

 
 
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Basic Skills Training (ACCT Level I)

Entry level training that prepares people for basic challenge course tasks, processes and procedures.

 
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Advanced Skills Training (ACCT Level II)

Advanced training that helps practitioners handle non-routine situations, such as rescues and explore skills necessary to lead less experienced staff.

 
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Lead Practitioner Training (NWTB)

This workshop is designed for champion practitioners who supervise, coordinate and serve as senior leaders for programs. Format: online, new for 2018

 
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Challenge Course Manager Training (ACCT Course Manager Level)

Primarily an administrative training that focuses on higher level strategies and issues pertaining to challenge course operations.

 
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Adventure Program Management 2.0 (NWTB)

Our exclusive online learning course for CMs; covers the same material at Course Manager training and offers the option to certify online as well. Format: online

 
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Zip Manager Training (ACCT Course Manager Level)

Primarily an administrative training that focuses on higher level strategies and issues pertaining to canopy tours and zip park operations.

 
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Challenge Course Manager's Forum (NWTB)

This gathering of experienced practitioners combines formal and informal learning focusing on those questions that managers need answered.

 
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Professional Development Workshops - PDW (NWTB)

Custom-tailored sessions that offer compact modules designed to bolster the practitioner’s personal and professional learning journey.

  • Building Better Facilitation Scripts
  • Taking Your Next Steps to as a Professional
  • Building a Sequence
  • Be a Better Presenter: Communication Tips and Tools
  • Connecting the Activity to the Goal: 3 Demos
  • Rescue Refresher
  • Facilitating 5th Graders
  • Visual Facilitation