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Personal Safety (2/20/23 7 PM EST)

Your personal safety is our top priority! In this course, you will learn tips and tricks for staying safe wherever you are: in your home, outside, even on the internet. You will get to practice keeping your passwords secure and recognizing and reacting to risky situations, like internet scams. Learn about safety related to your health, preventative care, medication management, and more, and leave this class with more confidence in staying safe. Remember, safety first!

This course will run from 2/20-3/26/2023
Seminars will meet on Tuesday and Thursday from 7-8 PM EST

Instructor: Sara Brown, sbrown@pslstrive.org

By the end of this course, learners should be able to….
1. Identify basic proactive safety skills and techniques.
2. Recall personal contact information.
3. Define safe and responsible use of social networking and technology.
4. Distinguish irregularities in your physical and/or mental well-being.
5. Explain the difference between emergency and non-emergency needs.
6. State practices for routine preventative care.
  • This course is locked until 2/20/23 100d
  • Course Homepage
  • Let's Start with What You Already Know About Personal Safety
  • Seminar Information
  • Unit 1: Introduction to Safety
  • Unit 1 Introduction
  • Safety & Risk
  • Risky Business
  • Boundaries
  • Circle of Support
  • Upload your Circle of Support
  • Types of Safety
  • "Don't Leave Without It" & Identification Card
  • UNIT 2: Internet Safety
  • Unit 2 Introduction
  • Internet Safety Basics
  • Public vs Private & Password Protection
  • Play Cyber 5
  • Evaluating and Understanding Websites
  • Social Media
  • Play Band Runner to See How You'd Handle Social Media Situations
  • Cyberbullying
  • Optional: Play Interland (Kind Kingdom) and Get Rid of Bullies & Spread Kindness
  • UNIT 3: Internet Safety
  • Unit 3 Introduction
  • Information: Who's Information Is It?
  • Upload Your Favorite Meme & Give Credit to the Author
  • Keeping Information Online Secure
  • Which Harry Potter Character Are You?
  • More on Social Media!
  • Recognizing a Scam
  • Gone Phishing
  • Optional: Phishing Quiz by Google
  • Unwanted Attention: Sexting & Cyberbullying
  • UNIT 4: Medical & Emergency Safety
  • Unit 4 Introduction
  • Emergency or Non-Emergency?
  • First Responders
  • What You Need to Know About 911
  • First Aid Kits
  • For Participants Who Have a SmartPhone: In Case of Emergency (ICE)
  • For Participants Who Don't Have a Phone: Emergency Plan
  • ICE or Communication Plan Photo
  • UNIT 5: Physical & Body Safety
  • Unit 5 Introduction
  • Last Week of Class!
  • Preventative Care
  • Doctor, ER, or Urgent Care?
  • Medication
  • Bringing it All Together
  • Let's See What You've Learned!
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Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Course Overview TO BE UPDATED EACH COURSE, Let's Start with What You Already Know About Personal Safety, Unit 1 Introduction, Safety & Risk, Risky Business, Boundaries, Circle of Support, Upload your Circle of Support, Types of Safety, "Don't Leave Without It" & Identification Card, Unit 2 Introduction, Internet Safety Basics, Public vs Private & Password Protection, Play Cyber 5, Evaluating and Understanding Websites, Social Media, Play Band Runner to See How You'd Handle Social Media Situations, Cyberbullying, Unit 3 Introduction, Information: Who's Information Is It?, Upload Your Favorite Meme & Give Credit to the Author, Keeping Information Online Secure, Which Harry Potter Character Are You?, More on Social Media!, Recognizing a Scam, Gone Phishing, Unwanted Attention: Sexting & Cyberbullying, Unit 4 Introduction, Emergency or Non-Emergency?, First Responders, What You Need to Know About 911, First Aid Kits, ICE or Communication Plan Photo, Unit 5 Introduction, Last Week of Class!, Preventative Care, Doctor, ER, or Urgent Care?, Medication, Bringing it All Together, Let's See What You've Learned!"
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever