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Identity Theft
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The difference between you and somebody pretending to be you online is just a few pieces of critical information.

Identity Theft

The difference between you and somebody pretending to be you online is just a few pieces of critical information.

GCHQ Certified
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You’ll be able to

Recognise the risks that indiscriminate web usage causes.

React to threats online before you click.

Course overview

About the course

Identity theft can be both personally and professionally devastating. Whether it’s the emptying of your bank account or access to confidential information within your organisation, the threat posed by identity theft is real. That’s why we built our Identity Theft course, to reduce your organisational risk to this growing crime.

Identity Theft
Identity Theft

Have you ever dropped a bank receipt, sent a letter to the wrong address or shared too much information on social media? Leaving personal information lying around is an easy mistake to make, but it’s one which can leave you and your organisation vulnerable. Criminals only need a few pieces of personal information to strike, so learn ways to counteract them in this course.

Identity Theft
Identity Theft

Have you ever dropped a bank receipt, sent a letter to the wrong address or shared too much information on social media? Leaving personal information lying around is an easy mistake to make, but it’s one which can leave you and your organisation vulnerable. Criminals only need a few pieces of personal information to strike, so learn ways to counteract them in this course.

What’s covered

  • How to securely dispose of documents that contain personal or confidential information.
  • How credit checks can detect identity theft.
  • How to be a selective sharer with your personal information online.
  • Best practices for staying vigilant online.

Learning outcomes

By the time you complete Identity Theft, you should be able to:

Identify

  • How your identity can be stolen.
  • Weaknesses in your current identity protection procedures.
  • Ways to be vigilant to identity theft.

React

  • Your identity being stolen.
  • Individuals posing as you.

Languages available

Available in the following additional languages for Culture Package customers only:

  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese EU
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Dutch
Recognised excellence

Course accreditations

In association with National Cyber Security Center

The Identity Theft course is accredited by the National Cyber Security Centre.

Our learning methodology

The Bob’s Business way

Bob’s Business courses are built on the twin principles of behavioural science and psychology to deliver truly exceptional results to organisations of all sizes, across the public and private sectors.

Simple, actionable advice
Simple, actionable advice

We choose to use clear language and simple, actionable advice in our courses to help lock in positive behaviours.

Simple, actionable advice
Simple, actionable advice

We choose to use clear language and simple, actionable advice in our courses to help lock in positive behaviours.

High-quality course design
High-quality course design

Our courses are built in house by our dedicated team and use animations, storytelling and a cast of unique characters for training people actually want to take.

Online learning
Online learning

Every Bob’s Business course is powered by online learning and hosted on an included LMS, which enables users to take our courses at any time, on any device.

Included reinforcement
Included reinforcement

Each course comes with a dedicated Reinforcement Pack, with up-to 18 included materials like screensavers, blog posts, email footers and more to drive home the key messages of each course and help make new behaviours permanent.

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Whether you’re looking for complete culture change, phishing simulations or compliance training, we have solutions that are tailor-made to fit for your organisation.

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