Get Certified in Travel Health & Safety

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Program Description

Global Travel Academy is the industry leader in online education for travelers. The Certificate in Travel Health & Safety, a 2-hour online course, is ideal for first-time or nervous travelers, or for those who would like to endorse their travel on their résumé. The course curriculum will teach you practical skills, tips and tricks to reduce risk and stay safe while you are traveling abroad.

The following topics are covered throughout the course:
- Travel preparation
- Medical preparation
- Traveling and transit
- Staying safe at your destination
- Mental health
- Staying healthy abroad
- Eating and drinking abroad
- Transport safety
- Safe socializing
- Water and sun safety
- Travel scams
- What to do in an emergency

The course was written by travel industry professionals, including Dr. Patrick Joseph - Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, and taught by expert travelers, Reuben and Chloe. The Certificate in Travel Health & Safety is comprised of real-life video content filmed throughout 13 countries - New Zealand, Australia, Indonesia, Cambodia, India, Kenya, South Africa, United Kingdom, Morocco, Portugal, Brazil, Peru and the United States - combined with fun learning activities, colloquial language and modern music, created to capture your attention, inspire wanderlust and promote confident traveling.


- Course completed entirely ONLINE, students from ALL locations encouraged to enroll
- Inspirational real-life footage filmed throughout 13 destinations (all viewable in HD)
- Friendly and relatable hosts, Chloe and Reuben
- Interactive learning activities to reinforce learning and nurture information retention
- Interactive PDF resource for you to complete and keep - a great resource for any traveler
- Extensive and exclusive interviews with Travel Industry Experts, including a Professor of Medicine


- Certificate in International Volunteering
- Option to complete the Certificate in Travel Health & Safety

What`s Included

- Access to the course content for one (1) year from enrolment date
- PDF workbook
- Exclusive access to Travel Resource Center (online)
- Ability to access the online course from any device, wherever you have WiFi
- Certificate upon completion of the course
- Professional Development and endorsement of your volunteer abroad experience

Program Locations

New Plymouth, New Zealand

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Program Details

Global Travel Academy
  • New Zealand: New Plymouth
Program Type:
Career Break, Work & Travel/Gap Year Jobs
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