Vagaband will shortly be launching an exciting new course offering. Watch this space closely to register for the initial London event. Here is a preview:
We collaborated with with seasoned travellers young and old, as well as some of the world's most respected risk-reduction experts, to create "Going Places" - the only travel readiness course of its kind. Over the course of one day, Going Places gives you...
A world-class course led by a combination of highly qualified expedition leaders and young, experienced peer-instructors.
A certificate issued by the Royal Geographic Society
Discounts on travel insurance, accommodation, inoculations, antimalarials and other essential travel kit
A delicious cooked lunch, and the chance to meet other likeminded young people
The bulk of the workshop will be headed by author, speaker, expedition-leader & travel safety expert Lloyd Figgins. Lloyd is chairman of the Travel Risk and Incident Prevention Group, and author of The Travel Survival Guide (now in its second edition). His career as an officer in the British Army provided him with decades of experience dealing with the world's stickiest situations...
This course is brand new and the only one of its kind - the mission is to roll these out worldwide, which makes your input and participation incredibly important to us.