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The Internet and all digital technology is now an essential part of our lives, providing many positive experiences for families and teachers, and it is being used at an ever-younger age.

Cyber Security

Course summary

Porto, Portugal

6 days

Erasmus+ KA1

480€

The Internet and all digital technology is now an essential part of our lives, providing many positive experiences for families and teachers, and it is being used at an ever-younger age.

Cybersafety is an extraordinarily important pre-requisite for making the most of the opportunities offered by the Internet, so it is absolutely important to become aware of and master the techniques and tools to ensure safe navigation, avoiding information theft and identity, from external attacks or malware intrusion. Without our involvement (parents and teachers), children are left to self regulate in a world that is not moderated.

Objectives: The goal of cyber security training is to educate users about the potential risks they face when surfing the Internet, using communication tools such as social media, downloading applications, using e-mail, online games, and accessing potentially dangerous sites.

In short, the main objective of the course is to help participants understand clearly the importance of online safety, learning to recognize potential threats and impacts as well as adopting good browsing practices, defend against cyber attacks, respond to emergencies.

Vulnerability to malware attacks, as well as identity theft, can be considerably reduced when educated users about these risks.

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Pricing Details

Our pricing policy follows the official regulations on transparent costs.

The costs can be supported with a KA grant under the Erasmus+ programme.

Course fee: 480 euros per participant (6-day course).

Includes:

  • Learning Together’s Welcome Kit;
  • A Daily Program designed by our trainers;
  • Welcome Dinner to meet your new colleagues;
  • Daily Coffee Break;
  • Logistic, organizational and administrative support from headquarters;
  • Daily assistance and on-call support throughout the whole week.
  • Daily assistance and suggestions (restaurants, sightseeing, hospitals…) – we also have a section on our website dedicated to Discovering Porto (eating, sleeping, sightseeing suggestions) that we always recommend our participants to check out.

Course Objetives

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand basic cyber security concepts;
  • Know authentication mechanisms;
  • Know dangerous site profiles;
  • Understand the dangers of accepting strangers in social media as friends;
  • Strengthen the ability to identify major types of malware andtheir propagation systems;
  • Know about prevention tools: firewalls, anti-malware programs, Virtual Private Network (VPN) – to help prevent threats & computer attacks and theft of information and identity;
  • Identify security risks and prevent them from occurring;
  • Know how to navigate safely, adopting various practices toprevent attacks;
  • Know how to keep various security systems active and up-to-date in order to integrate this knowledge into activities, as well as transfer it to their peers/students in order to disseminate good practices;
  • Ensure proper desktop security and restore security holes.

Other learning results:

• Improve ICT skills; 

• Reinforcing self-awareness as a European citizen;

• Improve communication and social skills;

• Promoting intercultural awareness;

• Improve language skills.

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