The Association for Challenge Course Technology, (ACCT) is a recognized standards developer by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and was responsible for the development of the first Challenge Course Technology standards originally published in 1994. These internationally recognized standards are currently being maintained by ACCT through our accredited ANSI public comment process.

ACCT has served as the leading trade association for the Challenge Course Industry, (including Aerial Adventure Parks and Courses, Zip Lines, Canopy Tours, Team Challenge Courses, and Climbing Structures) worldwide since its inception. Currently ACCT has 41 accredited Professional Vendor Members (PVM’s) and more than 2600 members globally.