At Pro-venture we consider that safety and quality are intrinsic.
We recognise our responsibility to conduct activities within a solid framework of safety.
We are privileged to employ some of the most highly qualified and experienced instructors in the country.
Our equipment store is of first class standard and our insurance details and operating policies are available to all visits co-ordinators.
We identify that managing risk is a life skill and in some circumstances we may actively encourage participants to become engaged in the process of risk assessment at the planning stages, while undertaking activity and during debriefing and reviews.
It is UK law, that providers of adventure activities to young people under 18 require an outdoor activities licence. Pro-venture will refer to Acclimbatize Ltd, our sister company who hold the Adventure Activity Licence – Reference number is R1224.
Quality on sessions is measured by using key indicators such as participation, enjoyment, skill acquisition, improved confidence and social awareness. Quality in review may be ascertained by feedback form, telephone conversations, we will gladly receive comments on digital platforms such as FB and TripAdvisor.
The association logos on this page and throughout the website represent membership of the highest professional bodies at both national and international levels. We are not afraid to advertise our standards!
These logos are your assurance of the high standards we operate to.
Mountain Training provide nationally recognised training and assessment schemes for leaders of groups participating in mountain walking and single pitch rock climbing. Acclimbatize is an approved provider for Mountain Training instructor and leadership Courses
AMI members are highly experienced mountaineers who have undergone rigorous training and assessment to qualify under the Mountain Leader Training UK (MLTUK) Mountaineering Instructor Scheme. All AMI members must complete compulsary CPD to stay current. Association of Mountaineering Instructors
The British Association of International Mountain Leaders (BAIML) is a full member of the Union of International Mountain Leader Associations (UIMLA) and looks after the professional interests of International Mountain Leaders (IMLs) in the UK. All members of BAIML must complete compulsary CPD to maintain professional currency.
UIMLA and IFMGA (International Federation of Mountain Guides Associations) are internationally recognised mountaineering organisations whose leadership qualifications are accepted outside their country of origin. Mountain professionals wearing the badge and carrying the carnets of these organisations have been trained and assessed to the exacting requirements of the internationally respected qualification these represent.
The Association of Caving Instructors is the representative body of professional caving instructors in the United Kingdom. All full members hold the Cave Instructor Certificate (CIC) and are accredited by the British Caving Assosiation to lead, instruct and advise on all aspects of caving and potholing. Caving Instructors are re validated every 3 years to ensure professional currency is maintained.
The British Caving Association is the national body for underground exploration in the United Kingdom. It represents individuals and groups with a genuine interest in caves, karst and associated phenomena, whether from a strictly sporting viewpoint, a scientific viewpoint, or a combination of both.
"We've used Pro Venture and Acclimbatize 6 times now and on every occasion the quality of instruction has been excellent. The tutors have all been professional and listened carefully to our requirements whilst remaining fun to spend time around. We have always felt safe even in the most challenging circumstances . We have truly been inspired! " Emma Harper
"From start to finish we couldn't have asked for a more focussed approach to ensure our course was a success. Our aims for the day were carefully taken into consideration and the course was delivered perfectly for our needs. The organisation of the day was perfect, learning opportunities were planned throughout in a skilful and challenging way. " Sarah Roberts