Services > Training > Mobile and Social Media for Parents

girl-1328418_960_720This three-hour practical course aims to help parents and teachers understand, utilise and monitor the landscape of social media, smartphone apps and online gaming that the millennial generation inhabit.

The course covers:

  • What children are doing on mobile and social media
  • Best practise use of digital platforms, for fun and for learning
  • Case studies of stalking, cyber bullying, inappropriate sharing and entrapment
  • Websites and apps to block and how to block them
  • Privacy and security settings
  • Managing wifi networks
  • Apps for monitoring children’s online activity
  • Legal remedies
  • Have comfortable and uncomfortable conversations

You’ll also have a chance to play with Virtual Reality and 360 VR viewers, such as Google Cardboard.

The course is ideal for parents of children aged 1 to 12.

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