The Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) is a 501(c)6 international trade association based in United States. It is an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) accredited standards developer for the global challenge course, aerial adventure park, canopy tour and zip line industry. ACCT is the world’s leading advocate, educator and standards developer for the Challenge Course industry. In Singapore and the region, ACCT Standards is the regular standards for Design, Performance, Inspection, Operation and Training for Challenge Course Industry.
To know more about ACCT, please visit www.acctinfo.org
Pivotal Learning was the FIRST Asian ACCT PVM for Training and Certification in 2015. An ACCT Professional Vendor Member (PVM) is a company that is highly experienced and competent in the industry, committed to the ACCT Standards, and have undergone stringent review on ACCT Accreditation Policies and Procedures. Since 2014, Pivotal Learning have been actively training and certifying challenge course practitioners in the region and advancing the adoption of ACCT Standards in Singapore. To further advance the industry, Pivotal Learning extended its expertise to include challenge course consulting to support organizations in ensuring that their operations meet ACCT Standards. In 2020, our founder was certified by ACCT as an Operation Reviewer, which greatly enhanced our capability and enabled Pivotal Learning to offer Operation Accreditation for Challenge Courses.
In 2023, Blackbox Outdoor Education was formed to take on all Challenge Ropes Course (CRC) and ACCT related work from Pivotal Learning. This will allow Pivotal Learning to focus on educator training and Blackbox OE to be able to cater specifically to CRC practitioners. To find out more, check out www.blackbox-oe.com .