Safety Training Information
To travel more safely and securely.
To better support long-term personnel by knowing and following common security protocols while visiting countries to create a more unified response to contingencies.
To understand what information is confidential and how best to maintain confidentiality to reduce potential negative impact on volunteers, sending churches, regional personnel and the nationals we are going to serve.
To increase survival of an act of crime or the act of an unfriendly foreign government through planning and preparing.
To better coordinate information flow during a potential contingency within a volunteer's own family, team, home church, sending agency and the media.
Before Watching the videos, please download and print the Student Guide (Pdf file) by clicking HERE. Be aware that there may be a slight pause before the video starts while it is downloading.
Session 1 (Click the Launch button to view Video)
Contingency Covenant (Launch)
STS Part 1 (Launch)
STS Part 2 (1 of 2) (Launch)
STS Part 2 (2 of 2) (Launch)
Information Security (Launch)
Protective Measures (Launch)
Surviving Hostage Situations (1 of 2) (Launch)
Surviving Hostage Situations (2 of 2) (Launch)
Minimizing Sexual Assault (Launch)
Dealing with Unfriendly Governments (1 of 2) (Launch)
Dealing with Unfriendly Governments (2 of 2) (Launch)
Dealing with Demands for Information (1 of 2) (Launch)
Dealing with Demands for Information (2 of 2) (Launch)