We are an accredited training and assessment centre offering both SA Mountaineering Development & Training Trust (MDT) and THETA (National Qualifications) systems of professional mountaineering qualifications. Please visit the various course pages on the website and then contact us to get the best advice for your personal career development. Also have a look at the professional qualifications assessments page to learn about assessment and how they take place.
Based in beautiful Cape Town on the Southern tip of Africa, Venture Forth International (incorporating the Cape Town School of Mountaineering) was founded in 1994 as a specialised mountain guide service and an accredited mountaineering school. Using our experience gained in the mountains of the world, we have expanded our adventure portfolio to include services such as corporate team building and youth outdoor education.
We pride ourselves on being a dynamic and professional company with the flexibility to serve our clients adventure, travel and training requirements with dedication and enthusiasm. Whether you want to take a half day hike up Table Mountain, start out rock climbing or go on a high altitude expedition, we would like to meet you and make it a reality.
Our climbing school is all about making better, safer mountaineers who are inspired to go out into the hills to explore and experience the mountains for themselves. Our training courses are learner-centered, friendly, non-competitive and great fun with the emphasis on each individual students personal development of skills and experience within their own abilities. Our patient, friendly and experienced instructors love teaching mountain skills and introducing beginners to the exciting world of mountaineering.
Venture Forth offers various recreational courses suitable for beginners and more advanced climbers wanting to develop their skills. These courses will give you a solid, safe foundation to build your future climbing experience on. Mountain sports can be enjoyed by everyone and the correct training ensures a safer and more rewarding experience for all.
Unit 4, Station Square, 38 Station Road
PO Box 60314
To view a full list of all courses presented by Venture Forth International click below.