Digital Skills Education

Keep Your Online Events Safe and Secure

Free Course: How to keep your CyberScotland Week online event safe and secure

This workshop covers how to keep your online events safe and secure. Based on advice from the National Cyber Security Centre, we will share tips on how to keep your event or conference cyber resilient, and include sensible steps you can take when using conferencing technology facilities, (Zoom, Skype, Hangouts and Teams), to protect your privacy.

No technical knowledge is required to attend – this is suitable for all organisations running online events.

The training will cover:

💻 Practical guidance and best practice for using conferencing technologies facilities (Zoom, Skype, Hangouts, Teams)

🔐 How to help people feel more confident, and safe when using these tools

☑️ How meeting hosts can understand what responsibilities they should consider when running an online event.

This is a one hour course, and will be run:

  • 2pm Thursday 20 January (using Zoom)
  • or 10am Friday 28 January (using Microsoft Teams)

There’s no cost to take part, register here.

We are running this training in partnership with the Scottish Government’s Cyber Resilience Unit, CyberScotland, CyberScotland Week, and ScotlandIS.

CyberScotland Week 2022 takes place Feb 28 – Mar 6

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Register to take part here! It’s free and open to everyone in Scotland