Our Programme

We aim to bring together teams of high potential emerging leaders for an experiential leading programme that will build their capacity to develop products and projects that have the potential to change the world. 

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This is not a charity aid expedition

This is a hands on, on the ground, international enterprise and leadership challenge for high potential emerging leaders. 

​You will be challenged to use and build your capacities to deliver projects and products that have the potential to strengthen  the work of our local delivery partners and the surrounding communities they support. 

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What should you expect?

You will have the opportunity to develop your self-awareness as well as your enterprise and leadership skills, through self-reflection and hands on opportunities. 

You will be working with inspiring organisations to exchange skills, knowledge, and spark new thinking to find solutions for societal challenges both in South Africa and your own country. 


We aim to make you unstoppable

Our programme will take you outside of your comfort zone to gain the knowledge, confidence, and skills necessary to tackle the next phase of your life. 


You will leave understanding how you can play a part in tackling real world business and societal challenges. ​We aim to make you unstoppable when you return home.​

What happens on the programme?

Our programmes follow our core philosophy for developing leadership capacity. 


We recognise that people learn in different ways and while we take participants out in groups, participants are on a personal journey of discovery. Each trip is designed around participant’s personal interests and aspirations.

Participants are challenged to plan ahead, develop a global mind-set and a pragmatic approach to problem-solving, learn how to work in multi-disciplinary and cross-cultural teams, influence others, and improve their cultural intelligence.

Our programme provides a safe place to fail and we learn by doing. Our motto is that sometimes we win, sometimes we learn.

I want to know more

Learn more about what you will be on the programme and what to expect on your trip.

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I have questions

Have a read of our Frequently Asked Questions section or get in contact if you want to talk about the programme before applying. 

I want to join

Head over to our application form to tell us about your interest in the programme. 

How much does it cost?

Our two week programme costs £1,099 and you will receive support and guidance throughout the fundraising process.

What is included within the cost?


  • Transport (all travel in South Africa will be covered by our hired drivers and guides in private rented cars)

  • Pick up and drop off at the airport 

  • Food and drink

  • Accommodation

  • Tourist, cultural and recreational activities, including safari and Zulu village experience 

  • Online training sessions before and after the trip 

  • Mentoring and coaching to support your individual development 

  • A South Africa Challenge Hoodie and T-shirt 

  • A Fundraising Pack, support and guidance

What is not included within the cost?


  • Flights 

  • Immunisations

  • Travel insurance

  • Visa

  • Spending money (we typically recommend around £80-£100 for souvenirs and gifts)