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Health, Safety & Well-Being*

Wednesday, March 22, 8:00 AM @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm PDT/UTC-7

In Person, Seattle Conference

The 6th edition of the Standards of Good Practice for Education Abroad takes a fresh look at health, safety, security, and risk management. Throughout the Standards, statements dictating minimal requirements speak to these issues and well-being. You will practice using strategies to mitigate risk and learn where to find resources to assist your efforts.

This workshop is offered as part of the Accelerated Residency for the Professional Certification in Education Program. You can attend only this workshop or attend all of the workshops offered during the Accelerated Residency by enrolling in the Professional Certification in Education Abroad Program.

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Patrick Morgan - University of Michigan Patrick Morgan                                                                                                      University of Michigan

Marissa Lombardi - The Forum on Education Abroad


Marissa Lombardi                                                                                                      The Forum on Education Abroad


About the Workshop

This interactive workshop allows you to take a deep dive into the Standards to discover how they can improve upon your organization’s practices. Using a variety of scenarios, you’ll explore how to navigate health and safety challenges and mitigate risk.
Topics covered by this workshop include:

•  Well-being – what is it and how do we support it?
•  Why do we care about risk management?
•  What can we do to mitigate risk?

Who Should Attend This Workshop?

Education abroad administrators, faculty leaders, on-site staff and anyone responsible for students’ health, safety and well-being will benefit from participating in this workshop.

How You’ll Benefit

During this workshop, you’ll practice using strategies to mitigate risk and will gain the resources you need to assist in your risk management efforts.

Note: If you are enrolled in the Professional Certification in Education Abroad Program or you’d like to begin your Professional Certification journey, this workshop will count towards Module 4.

Registration Cost:

Regular Rate Late Registration
Forum Member $300 $375
Non-Member $380 $455

Registration Schedule:

Regular Registration: August, 2022 – February 22, 2023
Late Registration: February 22, 2023 – March 22, 2023


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Continue with your training

Enroll in the Forum Credentials or the Professional Certification Program today and continue with your Professional Development!

How? Enrollment in these programs includes:

•  Attendance to this live workshop
•  Online access to the pre-recorded workshop
•  Assessment of Standards Assignments
•  Forum Credential digital badge to be used on social media and networking sites upon successfully completing the accompanying Standards Assignments.




For more information about these programs contact us at certification@forumea.org.


Wednesday, March 22, 8:00 AM
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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The Westin Seattle
1900 5th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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The Forum on Education Abroad