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Security Skills for International Travel

Security Skills for International Travel

This immersive training course provides security skills for international travel and critical resources to mitigate risks to yourself or your organization.

GardaWorld offers a Security Skills for International Travel online training course

Security Skills for International travel course content and duration

This Security Skills for International Travel course is three hours long and includes an exam to test your knowledge. Developed by expatriates and international security professionals, the course consists of six modules that focus on key topics, such as:

  • Preparing for a trip
  • Handling “what if” situations
  • Increasing awareness of key details to help keep the traveler safe
  • Learning how to blend into the crowd and avoid becoming an easy target

The first module is essential knowledge when dealing with the basics of your trip. These have closed-caption translations in English, French, Spanish, Polish and Turkish.
Other modules provide additional guidance on focused areas: 

  • Defensive driving
  • Expatriate security
  • Surviving a hostage situation 
  • Counterintelligence 
  • Security skills for the female traveler

There is also a section of self-study materials, which include security tools, cultural briefs and other information that is pertinent to the traveler’s safety and accessible through an “in-course” resource center called the “Traveler’s Suitcase.”

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