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Course Details & Registration Information

Identity Theft and Online Security
Available Classes
    Section Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Price Seats Available/Total Seats
205384 Western Wake Campus 03/13/2019 03/13/2019 $70.00 25/25
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Anyone interested in learning about identity theft and how to manage their online security.
Are you interested in learning more about identity theft and the services available to protect you? Learn what identity theft is and discover how each of us is at risk. Explore the impact of social media. Discover how to improve your level of protection. The course will also compare and contrast several commercial identity theft protection services offered by LifeLock, Experian and IDShield.
Course Objectives
  1. Learn what identity theft is and the associate risks.
  2. Learn the impact of social media and how much online security we have.
  3. Learn the protection services available and how to lower the chance of being a target or victim of identity theft.
Outline of Instruction
  1. Identity Theft – What is it and how are we at risk?
  2. Social Media – How much online security do we have?
  3. Protection - How can we enhance our security online and make ourselves a hard target for identity thieves?
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
CE to CU Articulation
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Anyone interested in learning about identity theft and how to manage their online security.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
Course Contact Information
Courtney Boney