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Internet Security Course


Course
Jamie Pollock

Stay safe with this internet security class for home users. Recognize fake emails & support popups, create & save strong passwords, prevent malware and viruses.

Course Description

Stay safe while using your Apple devices. Malware and fake support pop-ups & emails have become a regular part of using a computer and the Internet these days. In this class for beginners and seniors, we will have a frank discussion about security concerns and how to protect yourself from modern day threats.

Instructional Level

Beginner through Advanced 

Course Length

1 hour

Course Credits

1 CPE, Certificate of Completion

Prerequisites 

  • No prerequisite knowledge needed.

Who should take this class?

  • Everyone who surfs the web for information or entertainment.

What You’ll Learn 

  • The difference between viruses and malware
  • How to recognize fake emails
  • How to recognize fake support websites
  • Which security threats are real, and which are hype
  • How to create secure passwords
  • How to keep track of your passwords securely
  • What to do if you receive an email you’re not sure about

     

 

Here is the course outline:

1. Download the Handout

Download the handout that goes with the course.

Download the handout here

2. Watch the Video: Internet Security Concerns

Stay safe while using your Apple devices. Malware and fake support pop-ups & emails have become a regular part of using a computer and the Internet these days. In this class for the home user, we will have a frank discussion about security concerns and how to protect yourself from modern day threats.

Staying Safe While Surfing the Web
Updated Video from 10/1/19 - Internet Security Concern Course

3. Take the Participation Quiz

Take this quiz to demonstrate your mastery of the material. Pass the quiz with an 80% or higher to complete the Course, earn your Certificate, and win points!

Participation Quiz Completion requirement

Completion

The following certificates are awarded when the course is completed:

Royalwise Credit Certificate
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