The Center for Experiential Leadership Training was founded in 2005 to provide hands-on training for Lehigh, local, and corporate groups and organizations.  Although a part of the Office of Student Leadership Development at Lehigh University, the Center caters to all types of teams and provides training opportunities for any group or organization.  The Lehigh University Ropes Challenge Course is a member of the Association for Challenge Course Technology.  Facilitator training and annual Ropes Challenge Course inspections are provided by EdVenture Builders, Inc.
The Center for Experiential Leadership Training offers “Challenge by Choice” training; we value the well-being of our clients and would never endanger a participant’s safety or force them into an uncomfortable situation.  We also adhere to the principles of: safety, commitment, respect, inclusion, and fun.
Information for Prospective Facilitators
If you are a Lehigh student interested in becoming a certified facilitator, please complete the application and email it to  Additional information can be found here.
If  you are a professional Ropes Challenge Course facilitator and would like to be a part of our team, please send your resume via email to  We utilize professional facilitators on an as-needed basis.