Florida Tech Challenge Course

 
The Florida Institute of Technology’s Challenge Course is a great teambuilding activity for your school, scout, or homeschool group. Located on 80-acres of Florida preserve, the challenge courses involve a variety of obstacles that will challenge your group’s problem solving skills and encourage them to work together. Groups can choose from five different courses, which include the Field Leadership Reaction Course, Aerial Assault Obstacle Course, “Tarzan” Course, Skyscraper Course, and the Marine Corps Obstacle Course. Courses feature ladders, sand traps, bridges, a 300-foot zip line and more. All participants must sign a waiver; minimum age is 12 and groups under age 18 must have a parent or guardian-signed waiver.
 
 
Contact Info
Address: 11090 Co Rd. 512, Fellsmere, FL 32948. Indian River County. Tel: 321-674-8382. Email: conted@fit.edu. Website: www.fit.edu/challenge-course. Hrs: Weekdays/Weekends 7AM-6PM. Contact: 321-674-8382 ext. 2.
 
Grade Level: 6th-College. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.

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Rope Course Lesson Plan

Did you know that the British Royal Marines use an advanced ropes course as training for their troops? The course builds confidence and tests troops’ ability to overcome both physical and emotional obstacles. The same ideas are used in recreational ropes courses.... Continue