Are you an adult leader who plans to offer a volunteer school group program with your students in the upcoming year but would like to gain the first-hand experience of our programs beforehand?

Squads Abroad  offers complimentary ‘Ambassador Trips’ on select dates (including airfare) for qualified Key Club Advisors, High School teachers, counselors, coaches, administrators or group leaders.  While staying as a group at our home-base accommodations, our Country Director will guide two full days of workshops, volunteer placement site visits, and engaging cultural activities you would potentially offer your students on a future Squads Abroad trip.  Take advantage of the opportunity for professional development while returning home with a sense of confidence and purpose.   To organize a group of students at your school to form a Squad Abroad and take on a valuable volunteer initiative while broadening their cultural perspective!

Ambassador Trips


Any Adult Leader who is considering a future Squads Abroad volunteer school group program.

Ambassador Trips


Complimentary travel programs for that include roundtrip airfare, in-country transportation, shared lodging, 3 meals-a-day, and organized activities.

Ambassador Trips


Azrou, Morocco

Cartago, Costa Rica

Tecpan, Guatemala

Volta Region, Ghana

Lima, Peru

Ambassador Trips





GUATEMALA: Summer, 2018- Dates TBD!

Call or Email if Interested!

Ambassador Trips


We reserve 12 spaces per date offering.  Ambassador Trips are available to educators on a first-come, first-serve basis pending approval for select dates.

Ambassador Trips


Potential ambassadors should submit an online application (below). Applicants will be contacted and approved by the Director of HS Programs, Erik Werner.

Morocco Itinerary

March 22-26, 2018

Thursday, March 22:

  • Ambassadors travel to Morocco arriving Casablanca Intl airport (CMN) before noon.  
  • CCS van transport from the airport to the Home-base located 2.5 hour from the airport in the town of Azrou
  • Settle into the Home-base
  • Delicious Moroccan dinner and orientation with Director Mohammed

Friday, March 23:

  • Welcome Breakfast,  Orientation, and Overview of CCS Programming 
  • Community tour of Azrou and cultural activities offered in the surrounding area
  • Lunch at the home-base
  • Visit Squads Abroad host volunteer sites and project initiatives.
  • Dinner at the home-base
  • Evening Cultural Activity

Saturday, March 24:

  • Breakfast at the home-base
  • Excursion to the World Heritage city of Fez.
  • Lunch at a restaurant
  • Tour the Medina.
  • Return to Azrou and Dinner at the Home-base
  • Evening free-time

Sunday, March 25:

  • Free day to explore Azrou on your own!  Suggested activities provided.
  • All meals included at the home-base

Monday, March 26:

  • Breakfast and final closure
  • Airport shuttle provided from Azrou to Casablanca
  • Late afternoon/evening flights after 3pm

Costa Rica Itinerary

April 8-11, 2018

Sunday, April 8th:

  • Ambassadors travel to Costa Rica arriving Juan Santamaria Intl airport (SJO) anytime throughout the day.  For those who have arrived early in Costa Rica you have the option to meet the group at the airport or the home-base in Cartago.
  • CCS van transport provided from the airport to the Home-base in Cartago
  • Welcome dinner at the home-base for those who have arrived
  • Settle into the Home-base and get some rest

Monday, April 9th:

  • Welcome Breakfast,  Orientation, and Overview of CCS Programming by the Country Director Jose Hernandez and School Group Director Erik Werner
  • Community tour of Cartago and cultural activities offered in the surrounding area
  • Lunch at the home-base
  • Visit Squads Abroad ‘Global Education’ host volunteer sites and project initiatives.
  • Dinner at the home-base
  • Evening Cultural Activity

Tuesday, April 10th:

  • Breakfast at the home-base
  • Introduction to ‘Global Health’ curriculum and program
  • Visit Squads Abroad host volunteer sites and project initiatives
  • Tour the Orosi Valley
  • Lunch and reflection at the home-base
  • Afternoon excursion to Irazu Volcano National Park .
  • Final dinner and closure
  • Evening free-time

Wednesday, April 11th:

  • Airport shuttle provided from the home-base to SJO for flights home
  •  OR stay extra day(s) and enjoy free-time on your own!
Ambassador Trips

Ambassador TRIP Application

(only 12 spaces available)

Submit the brief application below to apply for our upcoming Ambassador Trips. After your application is submitted, our Squads Abroad Director, Erik Werner, will be in contact asap to schedule a phone meeting with you to discuss trip details and arrangements.

Ambassador Trips