Frequently Asked Questions
COVID-19 & General Safety
What is Remote Year's vaccination policy?
Do I have to be vaccinated to travel with Remote Year?
Why did you introduce the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy?
What if someone gets sick BEFORE the program?
What if someone gets sick DURING the program?
Do I need travel insurance to participate?
What is International SOS (ISOS)?
I am exempt from vaccination, can I still travel?
Do I have to take a COVID-19 test before starting my travels with Remote Year?
I have to get tested before flying to my next destination. Is there a test option nearby?
Will Remote Year pay for COVID tests?
Is it common that someone gets COVID while on Remote Year?
What happens if the local Remote Year staff contract COVID?
Is there a chance that Remote Year programs will be canceled due to COVID-19, and, if so, what happens to my payments?
Where can I find the latest on COVID-19 restrictions?
Is COVID-19 a factor in what destinations Remote Year decides to visit?
What sources of information are you using to inform your decisions?
What if new local restrictions are imposed on a destination?
What do I do if there’s an emergency?