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Course Title:

Keeping kids safe online

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Course Description:

We understand how hard it is to keep up with the latest online sites and apps our children engage with, so this beginner level course will help you to understand some of the basics so that you can keep your child safe.

The course will introduce you to strategies and tools for keeping your children safe whilst browsing the internet and engaging with social networking sites. You will learn about parental controls and in-app purchases, device security, how to protect your personal information as well as controlling privacy settings and how to seek advice and support should you need it.


How will the course be delivered?

The course will be delivered on a residential basis, over two days and one night.The course will include a blend of class room based activities and some individual work alone.

Entry requirements:

Northern College starts where you are, building on your life skills and experience. You don’t need a formal qualification to begin your studies with us.

What could this course lead to?

This course will help anyone who wants to develop and gain new digital skills.This course can progress on to further digital skills short courses. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.

Funding Support Statement:

You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,004 a year or less.We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.



Need more Information?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Virtual Open Events

Tuition Fee: £50*

* Please note the fee displayed is for the tuition fee only. If you are staying overnight at the college and you are not eligible for residential funding, there will be an additional charge to cover bed, breakfast and evening meal.
* Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).

email : mis at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000