What you'll learn

What you'll learn

Check out this range of guides and activities to build your confidence and knowledge to stay safe online

- Online safety jargon buster
- Online safety wordsearch
- Online safety digital treasure hunt
- Staying Safe online 10 minute training
- Online Safety top tips sheet

Learn the meanings behind scam and fraud jargon

Find out what to look out for in common scams

Find out what phishing, vishing and smishing scams are

Find out how to report scams and where to find useful information

Build confidence in browsing for information and searching on the internet

About the 'Online safety' activities

This range of simple and practical activities are designed to help you, your friends and family stay safe online whilst building digital confidence.

They will help protect you from getting caught out by cyber criminals and scammers. 

How the activity can help

Community group or charity
If you’re involved in a community group or charity supporting local people, you can use and share these simple guides and activities.  

You’ll be helping them learn the basics behind scams and build confidence as they run through some practical activities to spot scams in action.  

Maybe try some of the other guides and fun activities in the ‘helping others’ series in small group sessions or 1-2-1's. 

Local Authority
If you work for a Local Authority you can share or print and publish these simple guides and activities to build digital confidence and skills to stay safe online.  

Add it to your digital skills resource library and access the other practical guides and fun activities that can help you deliver sessions in small groups or 1-2-1.

Family, friends, neighbours
If you know someone who could do with a little extra support staying safe online – share and use these simple activities to build their confidence. 

Then maybe pick another fun activity or guide to try from the ‘helping others’ series. They contain all the guidance you need to help those around you make the most of life in the digital world.

How it works


Check the answer sheet if you get stuck.