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September 30, 2016

CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for End-Users)

When:
July 12, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
2016-07-12T09:00:00-04:00
2016-07-12T15:00:00-04:00
Where:
The Center for Rural Development
U.S. 27 Frontage St
Somerset, KY 42501
USA
Contact:
Robyn Phillips
606.677.6000

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Welcome to CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for End-Users) Extended Edition.

Regardless of your computer experience, this class will help you become more aware of technology-related risks and what you can do to protect yourself and your organization from them.

This course will help you understand security compliance considerations, social engineering, malware, and various other data security-related concepts. In this course, you will explore the hazards and pitfalls and learn how to use technology safely and securely.

Course objectives
In this course, you will identify many of the common risks involved in using conventional end-user technology, as well as ways to use it safely, to protect yourself from those risks.

You will:

  • Identify the need for security
  • Secure devices like desktops, laptops, smartphones, and more
  • Secure your use of the Internet

The CyberSAFE training course has been approved for 6 hours of continuing education credit.

Target Students
This course is designed for you as a non-technical end-user of computers, mobile devices, networks, and the Internet, to enable you to use technology more securely to minimize digital risks. This course is also designed for you to prepare for the Certified CyberSAFE credential.

Cost: $99

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(Students must register at least five days before the start of class.)

 

Meet the Instructor
Carol Whitson, owner of Computer Specialty Services, is a certified Microsoft Office specialist and has her GISP (Geographic Information Specialist Professional) certification. She is proficient in Microsoft Office family of products, QuickBooks, and Sage software, and has taught various custom software courses.

Carol Whitson

Carol Whitson