INSURANCE INFORMATION

PROGRAMS AT A GLANCE

Camp Counselors USA

  • As part of the program, you receive up to 4 months Economy Plan insurance at no additional cost. This will cover you from the start date of your J1 visa until the end date of your J1 Visa.
  • You can upgrade the cover to the Premium Plan and/or extend the policy by paying an additional premium.
  • Due to U.S. State Department  J-1 Work and Travel Visa requirements, CCUSA’s travel insurance policy is mandatory for the dates listed on the DS2019 form and needs to start from the day you enter the US. For coverage during any travel time after the dates on your DS2019 form, you must extend your insurance coverage to cover this period.
  • Costs of extending and upgrading your insurance coverage are detailed below.

Camp Counselors Canada

  • As part of the program, you receive up to 90 days Economy Plan insurance at no additional cost (which includes coverage for your arrival orientation). If your camp contract runs longer than 90 days you will be required to extend your policy with CCUSA.
  • You can upgrade the cover to the Premium Plan and/or extend the policy by paying an additional premium.
  • Due to Canadian Visa requirement insurance coverage is a mandatory part of applying for the program and visa. 
  • Costs of extending and upgrading your insurance coverage are detailed below.

Camp Counselors Russia

  • You are invoiced for either 1 or 2 Months Economy Plan insurance once accepted into the program.
  • You can upgrade the cover to the Premium Plan and/or extend the policy by paying an additional premium.
  • Due to the Russian Visa requirement insurance coverage is a mandatory part of applying for the program. 
  • Costs of extending and upgrading your insurance coverage are detailed below.

Camp California

  • As part of the program, you receive an Economy Plan insurance at no additional cost to cover the time you are working at camp
  • You can upgrade the cover to the Premium Plan and/or extend the policy by paying an additional premium.
  • Costs of extending and upgrading your insurance coverage are detailed below.

Costs to Extend or Upgrade Policy while on a Summer Camp Program

  • To Extend your current Economy Policy for travel before & after camp and before departure to the USA: NZ$6 per day
  • To Upgrade from your current Economy Policy to Premium Policy before departure to the USA: NZ$2 per day
  • To Extend the Premium Policy for travel before & after camp and before you departure to the USA: NZ$7 per day

Work Experience USA, Working Holiday USA, or Practical Training USA

  • Due to U.S. State Department  J-1 Work and Travel Visa requirement, CCUSA’s travel insurance policy is mandatory for the dates listed on the DS2019 form and needs to start from the day you enter the US.
  • For coverage during any travel time after the dates on your DS2019 form, you must extend your insurance coverage to cover this period.

As part of the

  1. While on the Work Experience USA, Working Holiday USA & Practical Training USA programs you will receive Economy coverage which includes snow, skiing and snowboarding as part of the program for the length of your J1 visa (does not include any grace periods).
  2. Please refer to your Program Agreement for prices to extend and upgrade your policy.

Work in English Pubs

  • You can purchase either an Economy or Premium Plan policy through CCUSA.
  • UK Visa requirements strongly recommend to obtain insurance coverage for your entire time in the UK. 
  • Costs of extending and upgrading your insurance contact CCUSA for a quote.

INSURANCE INFORMATION

CCUSA Travel Insurance

No matter where you travel overseas, it’s a good idea to have travel insurance. CCUSA provides a travel insurance policy for travel from New Zealand for applicants participating in one of our programs and can be upgraded and extended up to maximum period of 12 months.

For details on how to Seek care while overseas and the great benefits of our Insurance provider networks click here: Video / Quick Reference Guide