Building Comfort Zones with Tom Leahy


Episode 152: When was the last time you attended professional training? Recently, Tom Leahy from Leahy & Associates in Colorado joined us at High 5 Adventure Learning Center for a Level 2 Training. Coincidently, the training was led by Phil Brown, who also hosts the VPP podcast. The pair carved out some time to talk about these top-of-mind subjects for adventure educators…

Topics and Questions Presented in the Episode

  • Getting started in the Adventure Education field
  • What is essential to a successful Challenge Course program?
  • Perspectives on the concept of comfort zones in facilitation and challenge course experiences
  • Advice for those seeking a career in adventure education

Additional Information

Connect with Tom at Leahy & Associates


Announcing new storage solutions for your Challenge Course gear. Now available in the High 5 Store: ROAM Adventure Co. Rugged Cases –  available in two sizes. Check out these high-quality and durable cases to protect and store your challenge course gear for the long term. Learn more here.