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Upcoming Courses

September 2022

07 | Building Resilience in the Foreign Service (MQ502) | Tuition | Email

14 | Ask the Education Expert: Educating Your Child Overseas (K-12) | Non-Tuition | Email

14 | Resilience Leadership (MQ503) | Tuition | Email

19 | Security Overseas Seminar (MQ911) | Tuition | Email

21 | Teaching and Working in Education Overseas for EFMs | Non-Tuition | Email

22 | Financial Planning/TSP and Annuity Benefits (RV106) | Tuition | Email

23 | High Stress Assignment Outbriefing Program (MQ950) | Tuition| Email

26 | Retirement Planning Seminar (RV101) | Tuition | Email

27 | Annuities, Benefits & TSP Workshop (RV104) | Tuition | Email

28 | Financial Management & Estate Planning Workshop (RV103) | Tuition | Email

28 | Encouraging Resilience in the Foreign Affairs Family (MQ500) | ​​​Tuition| Email

October 2022

03 | Job Search/Transition Program (RV102) | Tuition | Email

03 | Security Overseas Seminar (MQ911) | Tuition | Email

06 | Ask the Pet Expert | Non-Tuition | Email

14 | High Stress Assignment Outbriefing Program (MQ950) | Tuition | Email

20 | Regulations, Allowances & Finances in the Foreign Service Context (MQ104) | Tuition | Email

27 | Cross Cultural Communication for the Foreign Affairs Community (MQ802) | Tuition | Email

November 2022

08 | Ready Set Travel | Non-Tuition | Email

08 | Early/Mid-Career Retirement Planning Seminar (RV105) | Tuition | Email

14 | Security Overseas Seminar (MQ911) | Tuition | Email

17 | Employment Tools for EFMs (MQ704) | Tuition | Email

18 | High Stress Assignment Outbriefing Program (MQ950) | Tuition | Email

28 | Retirement Planning Seminar (RV101) | Tuition | Email

29 | Annuities, Benefits, and TSP Workshop (RV104) | Tuition | Email

30 | Financial Management and Estate Planning (RV103) | Tuition | Email

30 | Educating Your Special Needs Child in the Foreign Affairs Community | Non-Tuition | Email

Recorded Webinars

Preparing for Foreign Affairs Life

Ask the Protocol Expert | May 2019


Employment for Family Members

Entrepreneur Basics for EFMs | March 2021 

Legal Considerations for EFM Entrepreneurs | March 2021 

International Development: Employment Options for EFMs (MQ705)

  • Overview of Working in International Development | April 2020
  • Understanding Bilateral Work Agreements and de Facto Work Arrangements | April 2020
  • International Development Panel of EFMs | April 2020

Teaching and Working in Education Overseas for EFMs (MQ709) | September 2021 

Virtual Work Opportunities for EFMs | August 2021 


Financial Planning

Ask the Expert: Financial Planning for EFMs | September 2021 

Estate Planning in the Foreign Affairs Community  | May 2021 

Personal Finances and Investment for Foreign Affairs Personnel (Part I: Personal Finance) | April 2021 

Personal Finances and Investment for Foreign Affairs Personnel (Part II: Financial Investment) | April 2021 

Tax Considerations for the Foreign Affairs Community (Part I: Domicile vs. Residency, Foreign-Earned Income, Dependent Care, Foreign Assets) | February 2021

Tax Considerations for the Foreign Affairs Community (Part II: Rental Property Complexities) | February 2021

Managing Your Rental Property from Overseas | February 2021


Foreign Affairs Families with Children

Educating Your Special Needs Child in the Foreign Affairs Community | April 2021 

Ask the Boarding School Expert | December 2020

Ask the Education Expert | September 2021 

Navigating the Foreign Service Lifestyle with a Child with an Autism Spectrum Diagnosis | September 2021 


Going Overseas and Logistics

Traveling with Pets for the Foreign Affairs Community (MQ855) | Coming soon!

Ask the Pet Expert |  October 2021 

U.S. Department of State

The Lessons of 1989: Freedom and Our Future