Stay safe online

Course Dates: 22/09/20
Time: 18:30 - 21:30
Location: Online
Tutors:

What does identify theft entail? What risks do you run? Learn how to protect yourself from identify theft on this course.

This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.

Description

What is the course about?

Speeding up your computer and removing files that will slow your computer down and compromise your security.

This is a live online course. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

• The Do's and Don’ts of the internet
• Search engines and URL security
• How to stay safe when using a public network
• Removing cookies, Internet browse history & temporary internet Files
• Disabling Ad-ons.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

• Use the correct tools for searching the internet safely
• Remove security threats
• Disable unwanted ad-ons.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

You should be able to follow simple written and verbal instructions to support demonstrations, hand-outs and for health and safety information, and will be invited to take part in group discussion.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Step by step instruction, with demonstrations where appropriate, will help you grasp the concepts.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

There are no additional costs added to this course.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Introduction to cyber security essentials, Introduction to cloud computing, PC maintenance: an introduction, Becoming confident on the internet.

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Well worth taking to update on security
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Review by Anonymous / (Posted on 27/09/2018)
Tutor Biographies
Terry Myers

Terry has worked as a lecturer at the City Lit for over 20 years in a number of different departments namely Business Technology, Universal Skill, Staff Development, Progress and Business Development Team. He has been delivering Internal and external training to companies and individuals requesting bespoke training on a number of MS Office applications, from beginners to advanced levels both as an employee of City Lit and as a freelance trainer, some businesses include NHS, Solicitors, Delegates from the Indian Government, to mention but a few. Applications includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, Internet browsers (Stay Safe Online) as well as Windows File Management and PC Maintenance. Terry is enthusiastic about delivering teaching whether face to face or as an online course and believe learning should be fun and rewarding. He is known for his patience, ability to translate information clearly and challenging student to become more visual when learning, thus making them less dependent on their handouts, work colleagues. We look forward to seeing you in one of his classes.

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.

Book your place

Course Code: CPRY04

Please choose a course date 

Tue, eve, 22 Sep - 22 Sep '20

Duration: 1 session

Full fee: £49.00
Senior fee: £39.00
Concession: £30.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

Any questions? computing@citylit.ac.uk
or call 020 7492 2515

Please note: we offer a wide variety of financial support to make courses affordable. For more information visit our online Help Center. You can also visit the Information, Advice and Guidance drop-in service, open from 12 – 6.45, Monday to Friday.