Course Details and Schedule

Phishing is a type of fraud which most commonly occurs via email or websites and often a combination of the two is used. This course addresses trust in online environments and covers ways to spot phishing emails and websites. This is part of a series of one-hour sessions about staying safe and secure online.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Trust online
  • SSL certificates
  • Spotting fake websites
  • Spotting scam emails
  • Reporting phishing
Course information
Intended audience Anyone interested in security issues. Some aspects of the session will be quite technical, but the course is suitable for general users.
Resources Notes and resources will be available online
Format Presentation and discussion
Further information See our pages on information security
Where next? There are seven sessions in the Security and Privacy series of one-hour courses.
Taught using:
Mac OS X (Mavericks) / Windows 7

Course provider: IT Learning Programme


Frequency: This course runs once a year subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.