Safeguard your information, prevent social engineering & phishing attacks, and secure your web browser & mobile devices.
What you will learn
Understand the importance of using strong and unique passwords and recognize weak passwords.
Learn how to implement two-factor authentication for online accounts.
Understand the use of password managers to securely store and manage passwords.
Understand the online cyber security risks associated with Personally Identifying Information (PII).
Learn about common methods used to steal PII such as social engineering and phishing.
Be able to identify and avoid phishing emails and SMS, as well as common scams such as gift card and tech support scams.
Understand the risks associated with malware, including ransomware, and how to safeguard against these cyber threats.
Learn how to secure your web browser and safe browsing habits.
Learn techniques for protecting yourself while shopping online.
Learn about the importance of securing your mobile device and how to do so.
Learn about the importance of protecting your home Wi-Fi network and how to do so.
Learn about the benefits of using a VPN to protect your online activity.
This comprehensive course is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and skills necessary to safeguard their online presence and protect their personal and corporate information from the various dangers of cybersecurity threats.
Throughout the course, participants will learn about the importance of using strong passwords and two-factor authentication, as well as the benefits of utilizing password managers. They will also learn how to protect personal identifying information and recognize and defend against social engineering, phishing, malware, ransomware, and common scams such as Tech support and Gift card scams.
In addition to these topics, learners will delve into the importance of securing web browsers, shopping securely online, and the crucial role of securing mobile devices. The course will also cover the importance of securing home Wi-Fi networks and the benefits of using a VPN to protect online activity.
To make the key concepts easy to understand, the course will utilize a variety of pictures and diagrams, and learners will have the opportunity to try out different tools and techniques for keeping their information safe. Resources will also be provided to help learners make informed decisions about which tools to use.
Throughout the course, participants will be challenged to test their knowledge with quizzes at the end of each module, and will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through simulated phishing emails and other fake cyber threats. This course is all about empowering learners to take control of their online security and be proactive in protecting themselves and their organization.