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.