The digital world is constantly growing and developing. With increased digital usage, children and young people can be exposed to online risks that threaten their safety. By building their digital resilience online, those who work with or care for children or young people can safeguard them from these digital threats.
This Digital Resilience Online training course teaches learners about the digital world, how it is used by children, the risks for children and young people who use it, opportunities and vulnerabilities, and how to help children and young people in the digital world.
The growth of the internet and online networks has brought many benefits. However, the digital world also poses threats to the safety of those who use it. This Online Resilience course covers these risks and how to safeguard children and young or vulnerable people from these risks through building digital resilience online.
Digital Resilience Online Course Outline
The aim of this Digital Resilience Online training is to greater increase your knowledge of the digital world, the risks it poses to children and young people, and how to help them build digital resilience against the different types of online risks.
The key points covered in this course are:
- What the digital world is and its uses
- Opportunities and threats of the digital world
- How to keep children and young people safe online
- Types of online risks
- Building digital resilience online
Digital Resilience Online Training Course Learning Outcomes
On completion of this Digital Resilience Online training course, learners should know and understand the following:
- The digital world and its uses
Understand what the digital world is, and how it is used by children.
- Advantages and disadvantages of the digital world
Learn about the opportunities available, and vulnerabilities to children in the digital world.
- Online safety
Understand how to help children & young people in the digital world.
- Types of risks online
Recognise the types of online risks that can affect children’s emotional wellbeing.
- Developing resilience
Understand the views of young people in building resilience.
This course is CPD accredited. It meets accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.