After a successful application and before starting the kulturweit service year, there is a lot to prepare – starting at A for arrival all the way to V for visa.

The volunteer is responsible to
organise the following independently:

  • Personal preparations with regard to the host country and assignment location
  • Travel arrangements such as flight ticket
  • Visa
  • Vaccinations, health certificate, copy of the criminal record if necessary (sometimes required for the visa application)
  • Accommodation in the host country
  • Travel arrangements to the preparatory seminar

kulturweit coordination service
will take care of the following:

  • Organisation and implementation of the accompanying pedagogic programme.
  • Enrolment for and payment of travel health insurance, liability and accident insurance as well as German social securities.
  • Other programme expenses such as the payment of allowances and travel contributions, language class as well as room and board.