Courses for Seniors

Staying Safe Online

Free* for Seniors 60+

Course Description

The internet is just a part of life now, and there’s so much you can do online. But should you trust the internet?

The simple answer is yes.

With the right tools and a few common sense precautions, you can protect yourself online. If you put security software on your computer and are careful about giving personal information to strangers, you should be just fine.

WHO IS THIS WORKSHOP FOR?

This workshop is for seniors who want to get onto the internet, but are worried that it’s not safe. You want to understand and recognise the threats the internet might present, the measures you can take to avoid them, and the tools available to protect you and your computer

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

This workshop covers the basics of internet security: the things that can potentially go wrong and the simple steps you can take to avoid them.

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

An internet-connected laptop or desktop computer and an email address. 

HOW TO ENROL

Register for this course via the ENROL NOW button below, or call our friendly team on (02) 4232 1050  to register now!

Call us to book in for our next session! 

Kiama Campus 02 4232 1050

Shoalhaven Campus 02 4423 0351

*The NSW ‘Tech Savvy Seniors’ program is an initiative of the NSW Ageing Strategy and is funded through a partnership between the NSW Government and Telstra.

Cost

FREE* for Seniors over 60

Times

Date Duration Class Times Location
Express Your Interest 7th February 2 sessions 12:30pm-2:30pm Kiama
Express Your Interest 23rd February 2 sessions 11:30am-1:30pm Shoalhaven
Express Your Interest 23rd March 2 sessions 11:30am-1:30pm Shoalhaven
Express Your Interest 2 May 2 sessions 12:30pm-2:30pm Kiama