Advanced Volunteering

3. Volunteer Tourism: Soft landing and flying start at your project

3 Chapters 11 Lessons None

What you'll learn during this course

Let's start off with an example

In this video Liselotte, a Dutch volunteer, explains how she coped with a difficult situation. This shows the importance of 

reflection on your feelings and how you can cope with a situation like this.

In this chapter we will help you reflect on your own feelings and how you can feel better. It may not seem important right now, but it will certainly prove important during your project.

chapter overview

Total duration:

10-15 minutes

Chapter rating:

Chapter goal:

The volunteer knows how to deal with a difficult situation

Lessons in this chapter:

  • Lesson 1: Introduction
  • Lesson 2: What can I do in a difficult situation?
  • Lesson 3:  Test your knowledge
  • Lesson 4: Apply your knowledge


  • Knowledge tests
  • Moment of reflection and evaluation
  • Next lesson: What can I do in a difficult situation?