Travel Safety 101 Course

This international travel safety course will give you the confidence and skills to handle the vast majority of situations that will arise when you are overseas.  This course is perfect for general leisure travelers, group tours, independent travelers, backpackers, overseas volunteers, and most expatriates.

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What You Will Learn

Learn how to enhance your safety, the safety of your travel companions, and protect your personal property with this comprehensive international travel safety course and Safe Traveler Certification program.

Learn the Skills Professionals Use

Learn skills militaries, law enforcement, and security professionals use including staying present, keeping a low profile, operating on need to know basis, risk management, and opportunity theory to help keep you safe overseas.

Destination Research and Government Travel Warnings

Learn how to properly research your destination allowing you to enhance your safety and experince using government travel warnings, advisories, travel literature, guidebooks, and other online resources.

Prepare for a Safer and More Enjoyable Experience

Prepare for a safer overseas experience learning about passports and visas, protecting your bank account, travel insurance, an international travel packing lists, registering your trip, securing your home, and our travel safety checklist.

Learn How to Stay Safe Everyday Overseas

Learn about travel medicince, health, securing your accommodations, staying safe on a variety of transportation methods, preparing for your day, avoiding scams, and even developing a travel emergency plan.

Easy to Use Skills, Tips, and Strategies for Everyone

The skills, tips, and strategies can be are easy to learn and can be applied by anyone whether 8 or 80.  These are lifelong skills for all travelers and many apply to your personal safety at home.

Interactive Course and Friendly Support

This interactive course is made up of HD 1080p videos, practice worksheets, handy checklists, supplemental resources, interactive student discussion board, and a friendly accessible support team.

Travel Safety Course Curriculum

Section 1 : Getting Started with Travel Safety 101

  • Welcome
  • First Step of Travel Safety
  • Safety Traveler Certification
  • Course Goals and Learner Objectives

Section 2 : Common Risks for Travelers and Risk Management

  • Common Risks for Overseas Travelers
  • Risk Manaement for Travel
  • Risk Management Practice and Practice Worksheet

Section 3: Learn More about Your Destination

  • Getting Started with Destinaiton Research
  • Government Travel Warnings and Advisories
  • Destination Research Practice and Planning Worksheet
  • Avoiding Common Overseas Scams

Section 4: Travel Safety Skills

  • Staying Alert and Situaitonal Awareness
  • Keeping a Low Profile
  • Who Needs to Know
  • Oppurtunity Theory and Making Life Harder for the Bad Guys
  • Where is My Exit

Section 5: Preparing for Our Overseas Trip

  • Getting Started with Travel Insurance
  • Protecting Your Bank Accounts and Financial Information
  • Registering Your Trip
  • Travel Safety Kit
  • Protecting Your Home While Overseas

Section 6: Staying Healthy Overseas

  • Introduction to Travel Medicine
  • Travel Health Tips
  • Mental Health While Overseas
  • A Good First Aid Kit and Finding Training

Section 7: Developing Your Emergency Travel Plan

  • Introduction to Developing Your Emergency Travel Plan
  • Who is Your Trusted Person?
  • Let’s Put Together an Emergency Travel Plan

Section 8: Daily Travel Safety Best Practices

  • Securing Your Accommodations
  • Staying Safe on Transportation
  • Arrival and First Day Planning
  • Organizing Your Day Out
  • Traveling with Children

Section 9: Safe Travels and Next Steps

  • Safe Travels and Continuting Education

Who is the Ideal Student?

The ideal student is someone who would like to take responsibility for their own safety while traveling. A variety of travelers can benefit from the course including general leisure travelers, backpackers, gap year takers, independent travel, and those volunteering overseas.

Course Structure

Travel Safety 101 is an interactive course  with over 3 hours of HD video modules, supplmental resouces, practices worksheets, helpful checklists, optional knowledge checks, and offilne practice exercises. You are encouraged to inteact with the instructor and other students through the course disscusion boards, question asking feature, and our support team is always avaliable to help you.

Safe Traveler Certification

This Certification empowers you to become a travel safety leader and show your expertise in a variety of safety related skills. In order to complete the Certification you’ll need to complete all lessons, optional knowledge checks, and the optional final certification.

Travel the World Safely and Confidently

At the end of this course you will feel confident that you can enhance your safety, the safety of your travel companions, and protect your personal property. Also, you will have the confidence, skills, and resources to handle the majority of issues that might arise overseas.

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Course FAQ

How does the free preview work?

You have unlimited access to 5 travel safety lessons and there is no expiration. You’ll get great travel safety tips, learn the most important aspect of getting started with travel safety, meet the instructor, and experience our online learning management system. You will not need to enter a credit card, and you can upgrade at anytime. Sign up for a Free Preview

Can you tell me a little more about the structure of the course and taking an online course?

The course player and learning area will work well on the latest versions of all browsers including Safari, Chrome, Microsoft Edge/ IE, Firefox, and Opera. The course experience will work best on any desktops, laptops, and tablets with screen sizes of 7″ or larger. Due to the interactivity of the course and downloadable resources a smartphone may not offer the best experience. Please, check out a free preview to learn more.

What should I do if I have questions?

You can post them in the course discussion area, directly message your instructor, or send them to the support team. We encourage students to ask questions so they can get the most out of the course and we often use student questions to develop new content.

What payment methods do your accept?

Our SSL secure payment processing powered by Stripe supports Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and Apple Pay. Also, we offer Pay with Amazon so you can pay with your Amazon Account.

What is the refund policy?

We offer a 30 days from purchase no questions asked easy 100% refund on all individual travel courses. We always are trying to make the courses better and would love to hear any feedback from you. You can submit a refund request which will be processed in 1-2 business days through the support area.

When can I access the course?

You have unlimited lifetime access to the course and all future updates. You can complete the course at anytime convenient for you. There is no time limit for starting or completing the course.