Internet Safety for Parents and Carers
Welcome to Helping Hands' Internet Safety for Parents and Carers training course. This course will equip parents and carers with the knowledge and skills to be able to safely protect their children online. This will include useful information about the latest technical ways to protect your child, including the latest forms of attack and how to defend against them, as well as guidance on behavioural strategies and safety procedures to put in place to safeguard your child.
Internet Safety for Parents and Carers Training Course Overview
Unit I: Introduction
Unit II: Dangers of the Internet
Unit III: Hacking
Unit IV: Spam/Phishing
Unit V: Catfishing
Unit VI: Identity Fraud
Unit VII: How to keep your child safe
Unit VIII: Parental Locks
Unit IX: Social Media
Unit X: Cyberbullying
Unit XI: Grooming
Unit XII: VPN
Unit XIII: Antivirus
Unit XIV: Monitoring your child
Unit XV: Screen time
Unit XVI: Talking to your child about dangers
Unit XVII: Conclusion
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you need any prior training/qualifications to do this course?
No, participants do not need any prior training or qualifications to attend this course. Helping Hands’ training courses are designed to pass on skills and knowledge to complete novices as well as experienced professionals, all participants will benefit from this course regardless of experience or existing skills/knowledge.
Do you offer this course online?
Yes, a similar version of this course can be accessed via virtual workshop. Helping Hands trainers can deliver this training course over a video conferencing platform such as Zoom where they will share their screen, lead discussions with participants and deliver the learning outcomes over the internet. If you would like to access this course via virtual workshop please get in touch.
Do you need to be physically fit to do this course?
There are no physical aspects to the learning of this course. Therefore, this course is accessible to people of all levels of health and fitness, to be able to pass this course participants need to demonstrate an understanding of the course material and be willing to learn and engage with the course – there are no physical requirements to this.
Do you gain a qualification from this course?
This course is certified by Helping Hands and participants that pass this course can hold their course certificates as evidence of learning and an excellent level of knowledge, understanding and skills pertaining to this topic.