Introduction to Cyber Security
Discover essential cyber security knowledge and skills, and learn how you can better protect your digital life.
This is a free course from the Open University, lasting 8 weeks and needing 3 hours of study per week.
Go to https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/introduction-to-cyber-security?utm_source=Iterable&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=fl_marketing&utm_term=210907_GNL__UK_A
MUO (Make Use Of)
MUO say they are staffed by tech enthusiasts on a mission to teach the world how to use and understand the tech in their lives. Phones, laptops, gadgets, apps, software, websites, services---if it can make your life better, we'll show you all the tips, tricks, and techniques you need to know to get the most out of what you have.
Below are 4 examples of their guides.
Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online
- 24 hours study
This free course, Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online, will help you to understand online security and start to protect your digital life
Internet of Everything
- 15 hours study
The internet of everything (IoE) is the networked connection of people, process, data and things. https://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/internet-everything/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab
Introducing Computing & IT.
-10 hours study
This free course provides a general overview of how digital technologies have come to dominate virtually every aspect of the modern world and some guidance on how to prepare for this digital life
IT in Everyday Life
- 4 hours study
This free course, will enable you to gain an understanding of the information and communication technologies that drive our networked world and how they now permeate our everyday lives. https://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/it-everyday-life/content-section-0?active-tab=description-tab
Download the Kent Police booklet "The Little Book of Big Scams (4th edition)
Free iPad Training
One of the best ways of learning about iPads is to download Apple's iPad user guide ebook for your particular version of your iPad operating system via Apple's iBooks store. It's free - and comprehensive (around 300 pages). And there are also some other free ebooks available on this subject via Apple's iBooks store. Also Apple offer some good online advice and support via its website at https://getsupport.apple.com/ and https://www.apple.com/uk/retail/geniusbar/,and you can connect, phone, chat or email from here.
Using a Computer or Device;
More Internet Skills;
Improving Your Health Online;
Managing Your Money Online;
Public Services Online
From the Help Someone Else page you can also download learning guides to help yourself or someone else learn about the internet.