Leadership Development

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Let us take your group or organization through an experiential learning that will facilitate growth, development and understanding of interpersonal and communication skills, team work, problem solving abilities, leadership skills and trust. The Challenge Course, located on the Valdosta campus of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College, can be deployed in two ways:

Portable Training Initiatives:

Activates designed for participants of all ages that can be done at your location or incorporated into the Challenge Course initiatives. We offer a wide selection of activities that every participant can enjoy. These activities begin the team building process and help to foster a spirit of unity among groups.

Low Ropes Initiatives:

These activities incorporate the Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Challenge Course and are designed for participants of all ages. There are 14 possible initiatives to choose from based on the dynamics of the group. The Low Ropes course is characterized by its purpose which is to serve as a catalyst for the development of interpersonal skills. Participants have an opportunity to work together to solve hands-on problems that require critical thinking, assessment and use of individual and group strengths, and determine the challenges for the group and minimized them. They also provide safety for the fellow group members which reinforce the need for group support.

Course is available for businesses, non‐profit organizations, youth groups, religious groups, government departments, and educational groups.

Cost is dependent on size of group, initiatives chosen, and amount of time spent on the course.  Discounts are available for non‐profit organizations.

For information about the Wiregrass Challenge Course, contact Bill Tillman, Director of Economic Development at (229) 219-1379.
WGTC Ropes/Challenge Course

Here are just a few comments participants have said about their experience on WGTC’s Ropes/Challenge Course.

Leadership Brooks

“It brought us much closer together.”
“I am willing to trust others more.”
“It taught us to think things through before acting.”
“I highly recommend for others to take this course.”

JM Manufacturing

“I learned to trust and rely on others more.”
“I need to be mindful of other people and their way of doing things, and to take into consideration their ideas – instead of just mine.”
“I was able to really challenge my mind to push further.”

SAFT America

“It helped us see how important it is to work as a team.”
“I love this course. The instructors were great!”
“Some things can not be accomplished unless you work as a team.”