NEW – Being Bulletproof Online

I’m running a limited-time course in January 2023 to educate people about Cyber Security and being generally safer online.

When?:   (UPDATED!!! No session on the 9th anymore) Wed 11th, Mon 16th and Wed 18th of January 2023
9:30 am to 12noon each day
Where?: Melton South Community Centre (41 Exford Rd, Melton South VIC 3338, Australia)
Cost?: $75, includes manuals and other materials
Bookings (essential): Call or text Paul on 0401 268 321

A three-day course on becoming better protected online. Sessions will cover the listed topics below. You will receive up-to-date information on protecting your digital life, easy-to-follow handouts and access to exclusive video content as well! – Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops if desired or use a provided one. Feel free to bring your mobile devices as well (bring chargers)

Day 1:
1. Fundamentals
A look at the numbers and why we should care. Understanding the threats and how to defend against them.
2. Behaviours
How to spot a scam and what to do to prevent getting them. Changing your behaviours and identifying malicious actors.
Day 2:
1. Browsers and Plug-ins
Setting up your computer and mobile devices to be safer online. As browsers are our main “window to the Internet” we should put some curtains on them.
2. Password Managers
What makes a good password and how secure is yours?

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Day 3:
1. VPNs and Mobile
VPNs (Virtual Private Networks) are an advanced and robust step to being protected online. Also, more info on mobile devices and the potential threat surfaces they create.
2. Backups
You always have one less than you need. Learn how to secure an online and an offline backup.

Contact me with any questions about the course on either my listed phone number above, via my social links on LinkTree or via email at

Published by HobStar

Trainer of people in the use of computers. From beginner to more advanced users, I have an adaptable teaching style. Lover of technology but cautious with data collection and privacy. I also repair computers and tinker a bit.

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