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Course Title:

Keeping kids safe online

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Course Description:

If you are a parent or carer you will be concerned that the young people in your care are protected whilst they are online. This short course will start to look at some of the main issues connected to children being safe online, and some of the strategies that you can use to avoid a negative impact of them participating in the digital world. The course covers:

Understanding the principles of online safety
Identifying the issues related to young people using the internet
Knowing what action to take to prevent/mitigate negative use of the internet.



Entry requirements:

No formal qualifications are required, but you should have some experience of using a digital device, such as a Smart phone or tablet, PC or laptop.

What could this course lead to?

Further introductory courses such as:

Introduction to Cloud Computing
Essential Digital Skills Qualifications.

Funding Support Statement:

You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,374.50 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