Being Safe Online
Accounts & Passwords
Learn the basics of creating online accounts, including creating secure passwords and keeping accounts secure.
When we use the Internet, we are constantly sending and receiving information from various websites and individuals. We can take control of who is able to see that information, and how much information they can see. Internet privacy refers to the level of personal, private information we share. This course will help you understand more about privacy concerns.
Introduction to Internet SafetyGet an introduction to Internet safety by understanding the risks and learning how to avoid them. Lessons include: Creating Strong Passwords, Your Browser’s Security Features, Avoiding Spam and Phishing, How to Avoid Malware, Safe Online Shopping, Understanding Browser Tracking, Social Media Privacy Basics, What to Do if Your Computer Gets a Virus, Installing and Updating Browser Plug-ins, Using Phone Verification, Wi-Fi Security, Driving Safely with Mobile Devices, Adobe Flash Player, and an Internet Safety Quiz.
Online Fraud and Scams
Get an overview of scams and how to deal with them to help you be safer online.