ACCT Newsletter 2024-06-27

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Exciting Enhancements to Our Vendor Accreditation Program

As we work towards our July launch of Vendor Accreditation, we are thrilled to highlight some significant improvements to our Vendor Accreditation Program, designed to bring consistent and reliable audits, greater value for users, and stronger program enforcement. These enhancements ensure data-driven, fair, and accurate accreditation, improved quality control by the Association, and enhanced transparency in all processes. Click Here for a detailed look at the general and specific changes.

An additional update is the Vendor Auditor. The Administrative and Technical Reviewer roles have been consolidated into a more structured and defined Vendor Auditor role. 

About the Vendor Auditor Role

As a Vendor Auditor, you will play a pivotal role in our re-designed Vendor Accreditation Program. This position combines administrative and technical responsibilities to streamline the review process and ensure the highest standards in the challenge course industry.

Read more details here...

New Year, New Sponsor Opportunities!

It’s almost that time! We are excited to announce that we are in the final testing phase of our new registration portals and will be launching registration for the 35th Annual International ACCT Conference & Expo soon! In the meantime, we encourage you to visit the conference website to explore the updated opportunities for this event and prepare for the launch of Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration.

Read About the Opportunities and Launch Phases


What do quality assurance processes, camera film, and aerial adventures all have in common? Soon they will all have an international standard, and ACCT is excited to have been chosen as the technical experts for the ISO group that will write that aerial adventure standard. Click here to read more about Board Chair Korey Hampton’s trip to the recent meetings in Marseille.

This week, we've added two new tutorials for navigating the member areas of our website.

One details the process for adding employees to your company, and assigning them seats to extend your membership benefits.

The other goes over member invoicing and setting up auto-pay for your membership renewals. 


Annual Membership Dues Increase

We will be implementing a ~11% increase in our annual membership dues effective July 15, 2024. This increase affects all membership categories across the board. 

When was the last time membership dues were increased?
Our current annual membership dues structure has been in effect for nearly five years as the last price adjustment was made in July, 2019.


Career Postings from

Site Foreman

Seeking an experienced Site Foreman. Get paid to travel and see some of the nation's most picturesque places! This position leads the charge on the jobsite to stay true to maintaining a safe space and sound work culture while producing a high quality project every time. FT w/ OVT and other benefits. 

Installer - ESI

Come grow with us! Experiential Systems (ESI) is seeking experienced installers to support ongoing projects across the nation. - Get paid to travel. - Competitive wages plus overtime. - Professional training and certifications. - Gain experience to advance in the field. - Amazing team culture. 

Course manager

Accredited operation looking for an excited course manager to join our amazing team! We are in the beautiful hills of Branson Mo with year round work, amazing staff, and lots of fun! NO EXPERICENE NEEDED, BUT ITS NICE TO HAVE!! 

Project-Based Installer

Bonsai Design, a world-class aerial adventure course provider, is looking for Project-Based Installers to work on individual project sites. 

Project Superintendent

Bonsai Design, a world-class aerial adventure course provider, is looking for Project-Based Installers to work on individual project sites. 


Bonsai Design, a world-class aerial adventure course provider, is looking for Project-Based Inspectors to work on individual project sites. 

Aerial Course Installers

Take your skills to new heights. Challenge Towers Aerial Adventures is seeking motivated and skilled individuals to join our installation crews for exciting and rewarding projects across the country. 

Family Adventure Park Supervisor _ Massanutten

Position: Family Adventure Park Supervisor;  Date Needed: 05-30-2024; Organization: Massanutten Resort; City: Massanutten, Virginia;  Primary Category: Operations;  Type of Position: Full Time... 

Maintenance Technician, Zipline

Catalina Island Company, the resort operator, is located 22 miles off the coast of southern California and offers an abundance of amenities. The activities designed to introduce visitors to the island’s natural beauty and history including the Zip Line Eco Tour and Aerial Ropes Course. 

Guest Experience Coordinator

West Creek Ranch seeks a Guest Experience Coordinator to support the 50% of the time our guests spend in Ranch experiences – horseback riding, hiking, yoga, fly fishing, challenge course, etc. – and facilitating the connection between those experiences and the goals of the group each week.