Birmingham Adult Education Service

Learning Resources - Online Safety and Safeguarding

This series is an open resource. You are welcome to use these resources within your learning environments by linking to them, using them as examples or even as part of your curriculum if they meet your requirements. Simply copy this page url or any individual url to any of the resources below by clicking the respective topic.


Spyware

A introductory resource based on the validity of the people you meet online and how they can be lying about themselves. The session also covers how to protect yourself from spyware.

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Scams and Phishing

Brief session about protecting yourself from scams and phishing emails as well as the inportance of using reputable security software.

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Social Networks

This session concentrates on how to keep secure while on social networking sites such as Facebook or Twitter.

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Cyberstalking

A topic that introduces you to the danger of online followers and how to protect youself from unwanted followers. It includes information on piracy settings, public forums and other useful tips.

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Online Presence

This session covers the importance of maintaining a reputable online presence or 'online footprint'.

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Online Shopping Dangers

This last session introduces you to the potential dangers of online shopping. It includes what to look for when visiting websites to ensure they are safe.

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