Mohawk Cyber Security Modules

Through funding from CIRA (the Canadian Internet Registration Authority) and their Community Investment Program, Mohawk College has been developing customized cyber security modules for Indigenous learners, journalism students and professionals, and high school students.

To learn more about the Community Investment Program funding we received for development, see our website.

Cyber Security for Indigenous Learners

Each section below will contain a modules for you to complete, as well as an checklist to ensure that you have implemented the contents of the module, and checked your understanding.

Web Browser Security

In this three part module, you will learn about web browser security, and learn how to secure your current browser on both computers and mobile devices.

Password Security

Learn what password security is, how to improve your passwords and what a password manager is. This module will also show you how  to check if your passwords have been compromised.

 

Cyber Security for Journalism Professionals

Each section below will contain a modules for you to complete, as well as an checklist to ensure that you have implemented the contents of the module, and checked your understanding.

Web Browser Security

In this three part module, you will learn about web browser security, and learn how to secure your current browser on both computers and mobile devices.

Password Security

Learn what password security is, how to improve your passwords and what a password manager is. This module will also show you how  to check if your passwords have been compromised.

 

    Cyber Security for High School Students

    Each section below will contain a modules for you to complete, as well as an checklist to ensure that you have implemented the contents of the module, and checked your understanding.

    Web Browser Security

    In this three part module, you will learn about web browser security, and learn how to secure your current browser on both computers and mobile devices.

    Password Security

    Learn what password security is, how to improve your passwords and what a password manager is. This module will also show you how  to check if your passwords have been compromised.

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    About CIRA

    • CIRA is the Canadian Internet Registration Authority, a member-based not-for-profit best known for its management and stewardship of the .CA domain on behalf of all Canadians.
    • CIRA’s Community Investment Program supports initiatives that build a trusted internet for Canadians.
    • CIRA is contributing to a safer, more secure and reliable Canadian internet by maintaining a trusted .CA domain, by developing new products and services that directly strengthen the Canadian internet and by giving back to the internet community in Canada.
    • CIRA is actively building a stronger internet in Canada by funding projects with charities, not-for-profits and the academic community that are doing good things for and through the Canadian internet.
    • Digital technologies offer important opportunities for the non-profit sector in Canada and project funding from CIRA helps organizations innovate.
    • Revenue from the registrations and renewals of .CA domains support CIRA’s Community Investment Program.

    To learn more about CIRA, please see their website.

    Contact Us!

    Ryan Stewart

    Cyber Lab Technologist

    MohawkCyber [at] mohawkcollege.ca