surfing the web online learning

Surfing the Web – Online Learning

This e-learning course will help your learners appreciate the importance of being careful when surfing the web. With this course:

  • Using the internet safely
  • Apply cookies correctly
  • Use plugs and extensions with care
  • Identify techniques to avoid cyber attacks​

Course Introduction

Many people use the internet without being full aware of the risks and although this can be dangerous at home, when businesses suffer from cyber attacks and fraud which have been carried out using the internet, it can be catastrophic.

There are many dangers when using the internet, such as; weaknesses in browser extensions and plugins, which are often exploited. Cookies, which although are mostly harmless, can be used maliciously by criminals.

Thankfully, there are a number of precautions that can be taken when using the internet and employees should use their instincts and be especially careful if something doesn’t seem right.

This e-learning course aims to raise the awareness of this important topic with your employees and help ensure they know how to safely navigate the internet in the workplace.

This online learning would be a great addition to Induction processes and where you need to provide policy understanding and sign-off throughout the business.

Course Content

Module 1 – Surfing the Web
  • Understand how businesses can be attacked through the internet
  • Research what cookies do
  • Review the role of browser plugins and extensions and how they can be used safely
  • Understand the importance of instinct in avoiding cyber attacks. 
Module 2 – Assessment and CPD certificate
  • A chance to test your knowledge of the topic with scoring
  • The e-learning course comes with free CPD certificates for the learners​


All content can be adapted and altered to suit your needs. Courses are white-label as standard, but can include logos and branding where required. We can also provide AI generated language translations on demand.


All content is regularly reviewed and updated to ensure technical accuracy, best practice and legal compliance for your learners. Updates are all automatically made to content.


Your employees will receive personalised and dated certificates upon successful completion of our CPD certified e-learning courses. All courses have relevant accreditations.


Deliver e-learning courses via your own branded learning portal provided by us or upload our regularly updated courses to your own LMS if you would prefer.

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