Data Detox: 90 minute course

Data Detox: Take control of your personal data online

Feel like you’re sharing too much data? Have you let yourself install too many apps, clicked “I agree” too many times, or generally feel like you’ve made too many accounts?

We’ll show you how to take back control of your digital privacy – but without having to go give up your smartphone. Learn about how companies use data to track you, and we’ll show you steps to reduce the amount of data stored about you.

You will:

  • Learn how companies gather and process your personal data
  • Learn tips about reducing the amount of data stored about you
  • “Data detox” your web browsing, social media, and phone
  • Adjusting your settings so you share only what you’re comfortable with

 

Recent Feedback:

    • “A lively, interactive and incredibly informative course. This was REAL digital skills education in action for me. I feel so much better informed and empowered. Thank you!”
    • “Insightful and interesting with clear, concise tutors who are able to explain clearly.
    • I have learned the reasons for companies collecting data on me and how they might use this. I now have a better awareness.
    • “Lots of food for thought. I learned how to manage my online prescence and how to easily delete my data.

 

The course includes practical advice and demonstrates tools and features already available on most smartphones and computers. This course is suitable for all learners, no technical skills are required.

Book a course

Contact us to book a space for you or your team. Training can be run online, or in-person.