Introducing Epidemic Safe Tourism (post-COVID recovery) to strengthen SMEs in the Hospitality Sector

EU-Programme: Erasmus+, KA2, Strategic Partnerships for VET
Coordination: Szkoła Główna Gospodarstwa Wiejskiegow  SGGW. Warsaw Universityof LifeSciences (Poland)

Duration: January 2022 – July 2024

Newsletter:  ESTour-Newsletter.pdf



The ESTour project aims at training and certifying people who have been working in the hospitality sector and would like to update their skills related to the new health and safety protocols and new digital technologies in regards to an effective response to the epidemic crisis’ impact. The main goal of the ESTour Expert is to be able to work at an operational level, namely conduct an operational plan by creating and implementing staff protocols and guidelines, retraining and monitoring staff regarding infection control, physical distancing and hygiene measures, and to know how to use the new digital technologies for implementing clients’ social distancing during epidemic crises.

In order to create this new ESTour expert profile, the partners of this Erasmus+ project will elaborate the following deliverables: 

  • Research on the current needs in Hospitality sector, based on COVID-19 impact
  • Epidemic Safety Tourism Expert Qualification Profile: ESTour Expert
  • ESTour modular training curriculum
  • ESTour blended learning course
  • ESTour certification scheme
    Project Nº2021-1-PL01-KA220-VET-000027987

    This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.