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Backpacks for Kids: Be cool, help kids in school

Backpacks for Kids: Be cool, help kids in school

This practical team building event gives children their favorite back to school gift: a brand new large themed back pack (All are fit to their age group). And you will have the opportunity to fill this backpack with every school supply that kids love: ring bound notebooks, pens, pencils, erasers scratch pads, small games, puzzles, and a variety of their favorite pre-wrapped snacks!

Bears for Babes

Show you care: Build an Innovative Creative Team Teddy Bear

After your small team participates in a series of initial competitive games to obtain all the “bare” necessities and parts needed to build several Team Teddy Bears, Dogs, Cats, Farm Animals, Wildlife, Safari, and many others: various shells, stuffing, clothing and accessories of every kind, you will need to go into creative problem solving and innovation mode to succeed!

Bike Building Workshop

ACT’s Charitable Team Bike Building Workshop is more that a mechanically challenging fun program, it is a program that touches the heart of all those that participate. Each member of your team will help build a bike that will change the life of a child. This bicycle building experience is filled with fun and excitement, as well as skills, tools and experiences that will make a dramatic & powerful impact on your team and overall organization.

Blindfold Matrix Maze

Trying to get your bearings is difficult if you’re blindfolded and trying to walk through a giant maze with people yelling in your ears from every direction. What’s even more difficult: trying to guide your blindfold maze walkers through the maze from a distance while competing among many other sighted managers for their attention. Beware, just as you think your team is going to win, the other team may come up with a more creative solution and tip the odds in their favor.

Build this Boat / Start this Cart

Although racing each other is a lot of fun, the secret to this exercise is in the building of the vehicles and designing their propulsion systems. Whether building your own boat or constructing a cart, the secret to the process involves strategic planning and anticipating unexpected process breakdown.

Community Care Packages

Community Care Packages

Bringing joy to children of all ages is one of the greatest joys most adults will ever experience. This charitable team building program gives back to many needy children right in your home community!

Cuisine Competition

Recipe for Success is an innovative organization specializing in team building and corporate training, utilizing the Culinary Arts.We help the world's leading companies improve communication, performance, increase sales and build brands by creating events, environments and interactive experiences with the power to engage, educate, entertain and even transform.

Don't Kick the Bucket

Just when you thought is was safe to manage your projects again, the “sharks” from the competition are out to get you. A number of unexpected obstacles and difficulties arise which must be overcome as a team in order to come out on top. Communication and teamwork between management and staff can be extremely important when your survival as a team depends on it.

Experiential Exercise and Game Design Techniques

Learn Goal and Objective, Creating and Organizing a Game Site, Choices, Decision Making and Strategies, Content, Information and Data, Conflict, Control and Obstacles, Consequences,
Scoring and Feedback and Closure.

Flip'em Project Management Board Game

This 3D Tic-Tac-Toe Project Management Strategy Board Game starts out with a very simple task of playing a 3 D version of Tic-Tac-Toe and adding layers of complexity. Suddenly when you least expect it, this simple fun game takes off with rocket power and transforms info an increasingly complex systems thinking matrix-driven task that will stump even the highest level management and executives.

Giant Rope Maze Escape

All participants are led to a site and placed in the middle of a large 100 by 100 foot Rope maze. The team must overcome certain adverse conditions by using a series of complex communications and shared information. Team players must take responsibility for themselves and their team mates, while striving to achieve the objective of the game: finding the only highly classified top-secret exit. Simulates how corporate staff can easily become blindsided by lack of information.

Habitat for Humanity: Building homes, furniture and more!

Habitat for Humanity: Building homes, furniture and more!

If you and your team or companies are able to give a block of your valuable time and effort to this unforgettable heart-rending experience of building, adding on or painting a small section of a newly built home, then be of good cheer, there is definitely a job for every one of you regardless of your skills! All that is required is a willing heart and your best effort.

Hero Wheels

Wheelchairs for Heroes

Giving a wheelchair is an amazing gift for those with mobility needs. There is no greater gift than to be there for an adult or child in rehab, an elderly person living at home, or one of our honored Veterans during their time of recovery.

High and Low Ropes

A ropes course integrates adventure, teamwork, and self coaching into one high energy activity. Ropes courses, some of which are built high in the air (High Ropers) while others are on the ground (Low Ropers), contain a series of obstacles and challenges. All obstacles require participants to work together to achieve their goals. Most elements are physically engaging, but require no special skills or conditioning.

Human Checkers

High energy "jumping" combined with lots of fun keeps this competitive game moving at maximum speed. With the purely competitive goal of wiping out the other team though traditional checker moves, this game of Three Way Checkers adds a tricky twist: the fact that each team can take multiple offensive and defensive moves on the same turn. In perhaps the most rapidly changing game of all, no one ever knows what to expect next. The only way to survive and win is to control your reactions and make spur of the minute decisions and hopefully strategically relevant moves.

Hunt for Treasure

Action Centered Training is now offering an exciting new activity, the Treasure Hunt for teambuilding conferences that fosters group effectiveness in a unique way. Based on the Scandinavian and new Olympic sport of Orienteering where individuals use a detailed map to find flags on the forest, the Treasure Hunt uses a custom-made map of the Conference Center, Corporate Headquarters, Private Resort, School or University (either indoors and outdoors) that leads teams to trivia questions, riddles and group adventures.

I've Got Your Number - Auditorium Version

I’ve Got your Number Auditorium Version is a highly competitive hysterically funny game of strategy that can be used for large groups in the rigid seating arrangement of an auditorium. The very simple task is to rearrange certain patterns of numbers and letters that are spread all over the room with increasingly complex restrictions.

Innovation: Creating Together

Effective teams are able to work together toward a common goal and exciting and innovative ideas can be the result of successful teamwork. This workshop combines teamwork principles and innovative thinking to create a final project of your choosing.

Interactive Experiential Learning Program

This power-packed, hands on train the trainer session will combine a variety of interactive high-energy training and teambuilding activities specifically designed to help your trainers make major strides in learning about and understanding of the processes of accelerated learning and experiential interactive training through classroom games, team building exercises and even high energy outdoor activities.

Invisible Maze

This simple game of traversing an invisible maze seems innocuous and easy but don’t be deceived. Even though each phase builds on the last one, there is no easy solution but effective planning makes the game go much easier.

Island Bridge Building

In order to visit all the islands in the time allotted in this extremely mentally challenging game, strong clearly defined leadership and powerful follower-ship must be implemented. Bridging the communication gap between team members seems almost impossible unless teams learn quickly how to manage their limited time and resources. In fact, getting from one island to the next can be a futile process closely resembling the corporate world unless there is a clear synchronicity of effort.

Managing Change without Losing Your Marbles

This simple but fun oversized team buidling game of Giant Chinese Checkers is much more complex than meets the eye. In order to win, incredible big team integration is required and teams must constantly adapt based on constantly changing participants location, position and priorities.

Operation Military Support

Operation Military Support is an important program that will put your group through a high energy, off the charts fun, team-building activity which leads to the final achievement – a fully assembled support care package for all of our cherished military members!

Paintball Teambuilding

In one of the most unique training modalities available, you will practice teambuilding like you have never done before. You will see and experience for yourself first-hand the power of learning by direct experience.

Pass the Ball and Pass the Buck

In this simple, fun highly competitive game participants will be divided into multiple teams standing parallel to each other on a 100-foot long court. Each team will be given a ball with the goal of getting the ball down to the end of the court in the fastest time possible. As the level of complexity increases, the fun turns into serious game that requires real concentration. what starts out as a simple linear sequential activity soon becomes a powerful learning experience about shared leadership and task management.

Pass the Chicken

The chaos that consumes every player in this crazy, big chunk process improvement chicken passing game (plastic or stuffed, no livestock involved) closely resembles the real life work place. This chaos is inescapable until all teams synchronize and work in unity. Process breakdown is inevitable in the workplace but as teams use their creativity, all problem can be overcome, even the presence of loud squawking chickens and other zany animals. A hysterical game that drives home Big team – small team integration in is simplest form.

Retreats

Even School Administration needs to have custom training from time to time during their annual retreats.

Sailboat and Regatta Racing

You're getting only the best experience possible when you let ACT and its Regatta Racing expert affiliates manage your next corporate event! Our ACT affiliates Regatta Racing team is highly trained and motivated and will use their skills as current racing champions to make your event extraordinary. Let ACT help your corporate team to achieve new higher levels of potential and more effective methods of working together. We can help to build and strengthen relationships with important clients, and give incentives to valuable staff.

Simulation: Give'em the AX Lean Management

This manufacturing simulation looks like a real “nightmare” at first glance but is really much more like reality that most participants would wish to admit. The goal of the game is simply to produce as many quality sets of A’s and X’s that meet the proper specifications as physically possible within the time limit.

Slide Checkers Systems Thinking Decision Making Game

Slide Checkers is the ultimate highly complex free-for-all strategic checker game. No one ever knows exactly what will happen in this game as all teams must carefully watch the other players and the board at all time because every move can affect every other team instantaneously. Since no two games are ever alike and things change so rapidly that you can only tell your next move when it is your turn, adapting well to change is of the essence to succeed in this game (and in the workplace).

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