Digital skills toolkit – using the internet

We all use the internet every day – but are we getting the best out of it? More importantly are we keeping ourselves, and our personal data safe when we are surfing the web?

The resources here cover the basics of internet use, and ways to protect your privacy and security online.

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Find out how to connect to the internet and use a web browser. Learn more about searching for information on the web and how to make sense of website addresses.

Learn internet basics with a range of free online courses from

Become Internet savvy with these free tutorials from gcfglobal on how to browse safely, maintain your online safety, and network socially.

Take the online security quiz to check how safe you are online, and find out more about passwords and social media privacy settings.