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Course Title:

Keeping kids safe online

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 over two days between 9.30am – 4.00pm using a blend of online learning with a tutor and independent study.


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.

For more information please visit the Short Course page on our website

Tuition Fee: Free*

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*Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).
email : courses at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000