Fall 2017 Open Enrollment Level I and II Training and Certifications

Train with Challenge Towers

This primarily hands-on training focuses on everything a new facilitator and aerial operator will need to get started. Traditional Low Ropes (permanent and portable initiatives), High Ropes, Zip Lines, Giant Swings, specialty events, Climbing Wall, Facilitation skills, Advanced & Emerging Technologies, Basic & Advanced Rescue Systems.  

For more information, or to reserve your place, email our Director of Training or call us at 828-265-0602  

  • Session 1: October 23-24 (Low Ropes Session)
  • Session 2: October 25-28 (High Ropes Session)
  • Test Day: October 29 
  • Hosted at the Blowing Rock Conference Center in Blowing Rock, NC
  • Facilitated by Challenge Towers Training division
  • Lodging available on property
  • In order to qualify for the certification, full attendance of 1 Low Ropes session, 1 High Ropes session, and Test day is required
  • No prior experience necessary for Level 1
  • Package Deal: Low Ropes Session + High Ropes Session + Test Day for $900

Accredited Training

Challenge Towers offers a wide variety of training and certification services to support individuals and organizations in the development of world class operations and programs.  Our trainings are designed to meet your operational goals with a foundation in Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) standards.   Challenge Towers’ training and certification program is accredited by the ACCT.  

Site Specific

 We travel to your site and deliver a custom training tailored to your course, equipment, and goals.  Customizing options include the following:   

  • Non Certification training -  We design your training schedule to utilize a blend of instructional formats including discussion, demonstrations, manual review, and hands-on application.
  • Certification track training - After the initial training, our experienced trainers will have an additional 1-2 days with your staff to verify skills with a written and practical test.  This is a Challenge Tower’s Practitioner Certification accredited by the ACCT.  

Open Enrollment

Challenge Towers offers 2 Open Enrollment trainings annually, each Spring and Fall.  Sign up for your Level 1 or Level 2 Full certification with this course.  To find out requirements for each level see our Certification Matrix.  The training will focus on a variety of low and high elements, and provide hands on experience with advanced and emerging technologies. We  will spend time discussing ACCT standards and get you thinking of how they are implemented in your course back home. 

Challenge Towers' Certification Matrix

Download the Certification Matrix

Training FAQs

For more information check out our FAQ page, or email us at training@challengetowers.com.