. Online Safety for Seniors

The Australian Government Office of the eSafety Commissioner is presenting two new webinar topics:

Staying safe on Facebook (October). When used with proper care, Facebook can be an enjoyable source of entertainment and a great way to connect. The 1 hour webinar will cover:

  • what you can do on Facebook
  • how to take control of privacy settings
  • common Facebook scams to watch out for
  • how advertising works on Facebook.


Safer online shopping - Christmas edition (November). Become a savvy and safe online shopper while protecting your money and personal information. The 1 hour webinar will cover:

  • how to shop and pay for things safely online
  • common online shopping scams to look out for
  • how to spot a fake online deal
  • where to get help.


Plus they are running repeat webinars on their introductory topics: Can you spot a scam? and Safer online shopping and banking (October).


For more information & to make a booking

Visit the Be Connected bookings page to view the dates and times and to register for any of the above sessions.