Exciting news! We are excited to inform centres that our newly developed Level 1 Award in Awareness of Social Media & Online Safety, Short Online Qualification is now fully funded via Local Flexibilities.

Please click here for more funding information using learning aim code 603/3422/8.


The purpose of this qualification is to help learners understand the benefits and potential risks when using the internet and social media.  They will learn how to safeguard themselves, recognise when something is wrong and how to respond so it is dealt with efficiently and appropriately.

The aims of the qualification are to enable learners to:

  1. Understand the impact of technologies on society
  2. Recognise the issues and the potential risks that users face when online
  3. Identify and manage risks and take preventative measures to stay safe online


The course can be delivered either as a classroom based, blended learning, or completely online programme.

The assessment is multiple choice either online or paper based and is accompanied by FREE interactive online resources which can be sampled here.


For more information please contact

 [email protected] or call 01524 845 046