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Digital Skills and Online Safety


Increase your comfort level with current technology and improve your online safety awareness while surfing online. 

YMCA digital literacy program in partnership with WCG and Peel region Employment Ontario provides several digital literacy and online safety workshops. These workshops are available to anyone, including job seekers, newcomers to Canada, seniors, youth, adults, and more.

Online safety workshop

This workshop is designed to help participants being more aware of online search skills and common scams targeting the online seekers’ population, how to search and find legitimate websites, recognize scams, and use the resources that may be helpful.

The workshop will be provided online. Please register here or go to the following website.
https://bit.ly/30Au26J
 

  • Website Building Resources workshop

  • In this workshop, participants will learn how to use website building resources, such as Wix and Google Site, to create basic websites. The workshop will be provided online. 

Please register here or go to the following website. https://bit.ly/30Au26J


  • Improve typing skills workshop

  • This workshop shows how to use different online tools to improve typing skills and WPM (word per minute). The workshop will be provided online. The workshop will be provided online. Please register The workshop will be provided online.

    Please register here or go to the following website. https://bit.ly/30Au26J
     

  • Digital footprint, and cyberbullying workshop

  • This workshop helps participants to understand digital Footprint, what makes up our online identity and the consequences, defining cyberbullying and the legal consequences. The workshop will be provided online. 

    Please register here or go to the following website. https://bit.ly/30Au26J

     

  • Google docs and sheets workshop

    This workshop covers the basic features of Google docs and sheets tools to help participants in creating letters, documents, and projects.  The workshop will be provided online. 

    Please register here or go to the following website. https://bit.ly/30Au26J

     

  • Introduction Microsoft office workshop series

  • These workshops cover basic features of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Each workshop takes 1.5 hours. The workshops will be provided online. 
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  • Please register here or go to the following website. https://bit.ly/30Au26J