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Protect Yourself from Identity Theft


Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

Secure and protect your computer by learning how to prevent identity theft


Students: 7,190
Course Description

Identity theft is an increasingly common crime. Fortunately there are many preventative measures you can take to substantially reduce the chance of your identity being stolen.This course will show you the steps you can take to minimize damage if you become a victim of this crime.

This free online course will give you the tools to protect yourself and your staff by highlighting the issues around identity theft.

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Learning Outcomes

You will know the best methods to protect your computer. You will be more aware of identity theft.
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You will understand the importance of protecting financial information on your computer.
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Module Title
Identity Theft

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Background  
Course Rating (By Learners)
Course Title Protect Yourself from Identity Theft
Course # 60
Course Publisher Walkgrove
Course Category 1
Content Origin Developed Primarily for School Children in the UK.
Course Description  Identity theft is an increasingly common crime. Fortunately there are many preventative measures you can take to substantially reduce the chance of your identity being stolen.This course will show you the steps you can take to minimize damage if you become a victim of this crime.

This free online course will give you the tools to protect yourself and your staff by highlighting the issues around identity theft.
License 
Release Date 07 October 2011
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only Low
Animation Low
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • Kumar Shuvojit Rahul Bangladesh Nice 2015-01-25 18:01:37
  • Joseph Rachal United States of America Good and infomative 2015-01-24 21:01:00
  • Anurag Bhardwaj Other If a thief gains access to your personal information, they can commit fraud by using your name to: Open and/or run up credit card bills. open phone accounts or utilities services. Write counterfeit checks or open accounts in your name and write bad checks. Get government benefits or file false tax returns. Rent a house or get a job. - See more at: http://consumer.findlaw.com/online-scams/tips-to-help-protect-your-identity.html#sthash.dUYWvTCe.dpuf 2015-01-24 16:01:52
  • William Haglelgam Micronesia great course! 2015-01-19 01:01:28
  • Leigh A Decker United States of America great content 2015-01-16 01:01:45
  • CHELSEA HUDGENS United States of America very handy 2015-01-11 03:01:42
  • Andreas Shabalala South Africa Always shield your hand when entering pin or password 2015-01-05 12:01:55
  • Laurencio Banuelos United States of America It was a very helpful course. 2014-12-29 02:12:45
  • Abdullahi Goje Nigeria Prevent your database or computer from beening access. 2014-12-24 16:12:56
  • Sunny John United States of America It was informative and good for going forward. 2014-12-16 03:12:03
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