This online course will teach you how to use your everyday devices – like your smartphone – securely. Next to these basics, we will also show you what’s important to know when using social media (WhatsApp, Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, etc.), and how to securely use clouds (Dropbox, etc.). And last but not least, we have some useful tips on secure mobile banking und mobile payments.
First part: Current threats in cyberspace
Second part: Basic protection, short and sweet – “5 steps for your digital security”
Third part: Apps you use daily
- Social Media, clouds
- Mobile banking, mobile payments
After taking this course, you will be aware of all the critical threats in cyberspace, and know how to protect your data against them!
Target groups and preconditions
People both young and young at heart from the age of 15, who are relatively familiar with using computers, smartphones or tablets and the implementation of basic security measures (virus protection, firewall, etc.), but would like to find out what else there is to consider, or have specific questions.
No specific previous knowledge required.
Duration: 1 hour
Held: Online (using “Zoom”)
Please note that you need a computer (running Windows or macOS) or tablet with Internet access and a speaker to attend this course. We will e-mail you instructions on how to use Zoom before the course.
You will have to register for this course! Please use the top button displayed next to the required course. Please note you will be registering on the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts website, i.e. you will be redirected there.
The number of participants is limited. We reserve the right to move course dates.
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They were organised and will be held by Lucerne School of Computer Science and Information Technology.
In case of queries on this course, please use our contact form.
“eBanking – but secure!” offers a variety of other courses, too.
You can find our course overview here.