Online Safety Workshops
An Introduction to Safety in the Digital Age
Join MAGIC this summer for an introduction to online safety! Our series of free workshops will introduce concepts such as:
- Login and password security
- Identifying scams and phishing
- How to secure your device
- How to safely browse the internet
- Social media best practices
… and more!
Workshops will be held at Carroll Community College in room K129.
We offer informational sessions on two topics: Online Security and Internet Safety.
This workshop is an introduction to online security.
Email Safety – Setting up and using email on your devices, setting strong passwords, 2 Factor Authentication, and proper logout procedures.
Scams and Phishing – How to identify scams on your device, what not to click on, and what to do if you fall victim to a scam.
Setting Up Devices – How to optimize your phone and tablet security settings.
This workshop will be held twice throughout the summer: on Tuesday, May 24th from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and on Tuesday, July 26th from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
This workshop is an introduction to internet safety.
Browsing – The different popular browsers, such as Chrome and Safari, and their security settings; how to recognize if a website is secure.
Best Password Practices – How to create a secure password and how to safely store/access them.
Social Media – An introduction to popular social media websites, how to safely set up your account, what not to post online.
This workshop will be held twice throughout the summer: on Tuesday, June 28th from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and on Tuesday, August 23rd from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.