Recognising scams and associated risks (06V12CL/20)


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Course details

We are bombarded with advertising, competitions and news stories, but how much of it can we trust? How confident are you that you can spot a scam? This short course will explore some of the most common scams and ways to identify them. It will help to increase your awareness of online risks and how to report scams.

What do I need to join the course?

No prior knowledge is needed to join this course however it may be useful for you to have some experience with using emails and the internet as some scams discussed are related to these specific areas

What do I need to provide for the first session?

A willingness to learn and engage in the session. You may wish to bring along a pen and paper to make your own notes.

How will I be taught?

This course will be delivered by an experienced tutor and will include group activities, scam examples and individual exercises.

What will I learn?

You will learn:

  • Clues to indentify scams
  • Ways to reduce risks
  • Steps to report scams

What could I do next?

You may want to continue learning computer and digital skills by attending our improve your computer and digital skills course, where you can choose from a range of accredited or non-accredited options. You may also want to explore our range of virtual and online courses available on our course booking system.

Can we help you to learn?

You can find more information on the Financial help and additional support page or you can contact us to talk about this and any other support we can provide.

Venue Details

Adult Learning Beverley
Adult Learning Centre, Burden Road, Beverley
HU17 9LW

01482 887670