It is important to stay safe when using the Internet and mobile
devices. This website contains tips and advice to help you use the
Internet and mobile devices safely and responsibly.
There's also a general Safeguarding presentation available to
view with some handy tips and contact details. Click here to download it.
Staying Safe Online
Three things to remember when using the Internet:
- Keep it
Keep your private and personal details
safe and where possible don’t give them out online.
Block unwanted messages and never open any
unwanted links or attachments.
If you receive any abusive or offensive
messages, or are asked to meet someone, tell a member of staff or somebody you
Staying safe on your Mobile Device
Mobile devices include smart phones, media players, laptop pc's,
tablet pc's and much more. These devices are becoming smarter and
more connected and allow you to access a wealth of information and
services on the go.
When using these devices it is important to consider the
possible risks associated, and to ensure you take care to use them
safely and responsibly.
Some of the possible risks of using mobile devices include:
- Theft or loss
- Disclosure of private information
- Fraudulent use of your information
With the addition of new Smart
- Viruses, spyware & malware
- Phishing scams
- Unauthorised access of private information via Bluetooth
- Fraudulent use of your data connection via Bluetooth
- Unauthorised access of usernames and passwords stored on your
Help Stop Bullying - Push the Button
Bullying can happen to anyone, of any age, anywhere. No-one has
the right to hurt you or make you feel bad - please remember there
is always someone to talk to. Help stop bullying - push the button