Challenge Course 2020

Instructor:  Mike Barker – Adventure Mas

This course meets the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for Ropes Facilitator Training. For more information please read this article.

All training also refers to American Camp Association (ACA) Accreditation Standards, Association for Challenge Course Technology Standards (ACCT), Professional Ropes Course Association (PRCA) and Maine State Licensing Regulations.

Mike and his team at Adventure Mas are also available for building and inspections. Mike will also be at the exhibit hall at the ACA New England conference. Please contact us at [email protected] for details.

High Ropes Facilitator

Purpose: Learn facilitating techniques for various high elements including equipment, belay skills, safety and rescue techniques. Gain knowledge in risk and course management.

Dates: May 30th starting at 9am – June 2nd finishing at 5pm 

Cost: $495

Certification: High Ropes Course Facilitator (2 years) 

Low Ropes Facilitator

Purpose: Focus is on facilitation techniques for both element/initiative and non-element/initiative challenges as well as safety skills.

Dates: June 3rd starting at 9am – June 5th finishing at 5pm 

Cost: $335

Certification: Low Ropes Course Facilitator (2 years)

Challenge Course Facilitator

There is a discount price if a participant enrolls in both the High and Low Ropes Facilitator Trainings back to back.

Combined Dates: May 30 – June 5th High and Low Facilitator Training 

Cost: $695

Certification:  Challenge Course Facilitator (2 years)

Please note that the Ropes training is a full time commitment, including evening classes and coursework.

Climbing Wall Facilitator

Purpose:  Learn facilitation techniques, belaying skills and safety for climbing wall structures. Gain knowledge in risk management.

Dates: Saturday June 6th starting at 9am finishing at 5pm 

Cost: $85