Safer Internet Day

Tuesday 9 February 2021 is global Safer Internet Day 2021 with the theme Together for a better internet. The COVID-19 pandemic has meant big adjustments in the way we live our lives. This has included changes to our online habits with more of us using the internet every day for work, school, shopping and to keep in touch with family and friends. Unfortunately, it has also provided increased opportunities for online fraud, scams and grooming.

There are many free resources giving advice on how to protect yourself, your family and your devices including Stay Safe Online and the free digital courses in The Skills Toolkit (

  • Updated: 02 Feb 2021