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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: 7,007
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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  • Sunny John United States of America It was informative and good for going forward. 2014-12-16 03:12:03
  • parul bansal India A detailed insight on a very crucial topic 2014-11-25 19:11:14
  • SANDRA RAY United States of America It's a need any more! I've worked all my life, don't need anyone making their self at home on my PC and Bank Accounts. Have been naïve - scammed! Glad I waited or it would have cost me a lot of money. Very leery any more. Both son's have had their Id stolen. . Willing to learn and hope to share with Family-Maybe make a few bucks teaching. 2014-11-19 20:11:16
  • Magda Fourie South Africa Very Informative!! Makes me aware that Identity Theft thieves are professionals we should be alert at all times. 2014-11-05 12:11:27
  • Abdirizak Abdullahi Hussein Kenya Identity theft is an increasingly common crime. 2014-11-01 16:11:17
  • Chuks Godwin Nigeria I think this is a course that deals specifically with security. The knowledge of this course is a major asset to any individual. It reduces proneness to hacking. It is really a nice course indeed 2014-10-31 09:10:01
  • Stefano Galletti Bird New Zealand Awesome 2014-10-16 15:10:50
  • ANTHONY GIANNONE United States of America I found this course very helpful. 2014-10-12 18:10:06
  • Kymone Mcleod United States of America I think everyone should have an awareness of how to protect themselves from identity theft. 2014-10-08 23:10:49
  • James Hemmerman United Kingdom A good and interesting course 2014-10-08 10:10:37
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