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Personal Safety (5/10/21 10:30 AM EST)

This course will run from Monday, May 10, to Sunday, June 16, 2021.
Seminars will meet on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10:30-11:30 AM EST.

Instructor: Sara Brown, sbrown@pslstrive.org

By the end of this course, learners should be able to….
1. Identify basic proactive safety skills and techniques.
2. Recall personal contact information.
3. Define safe and responsible use of social networking and technology.
4. Distinguish irregularities in your physical and/or mental well-being.
5. Explain the difference between emergency and non-emergency needs.
6. State practices for routine preventative care.

Start Date: 05/10/2021 End Date: 06/13/2021

  • This course is locked until 5/10/21 100d
  • Course Homepage 200d
  • Course Overview
  • Let's Start with What You Already Know About Personal Safety
  • Refresher links
  • Seminar Information
  • Weekly Seminars
  • Unit 1: Introduction to Safety
  • Unit 1 Introduction
  • Safety & Risk
  • Risky Business
  • Boundaries
  • Circle of Support
  • Directions on How to Upload Your Circle of Support Document
  • Upload your Circle of Support
  • Types of Safety
  • "Don't Leave Without It" & Identification Card
  • UNIT 2: Internet Safety
  • Unit 2 Introduction
  • Internet Safety Basics
  • Public vs Private & Password Protection
  • Evaluating and Understanding Websites
  • Social Media
  • Cyberbullying
  • UNIT 3: Internet Safety
  • Unit 3 Introduction
  • Information: Who's Information Is It?
  • Upload Your Favorite Meme & Give Credit to the Author
  • Keeping Information Online Secure
  • Which Harry Potter Character Are You?
  • More on Social Media!
  • Recognizing a Scam
  • Gone Phishing
  • Unwanted Attention: Sexting & Cyberbullying
  • UNIT 4: Medical & Emergency Safety
  • Unit 4 Introduction
  • Emergency or Non-Emergency?
  • First Responders
  • What You Need to Know About 911
  • First Aid Kits
  • For Participants Who Have a Phone: In Case of Emergency (ICE)
  • For Participants Who Don't Have a Phone: Emergency Plan
  • ICE or Communication Plan Photo
  • UNIT 5: Physical & Body Safety
  • Unit 5 Introduction
  • Last Week of Class!
  • Preventative Care
  • Doctor, ER, or Urgent Care?
  • Medication
  • Bringing it All Together
  • Post-Assessment
  • Course Feedback Survey
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Course Overview, Safety & Risk, Risky Business, Boundaries, Circle of Support, Directions on How to Upload Your Circle of Support Document, Upload your Circle of Support, Types of Safety, "Don't Leave Without It" & Identification Card, Internet Safety Basics, Public vs Private & Password Protection, Evaluating and Understanding Websites, Social Media, Cyberbullying, Information: Who's Information Is It?, Upload Your Favorite Meme & Give Credit to the Author, Keeping Information Online Secure, More on Social Media!, Recognizing a Scam, Gone Phishing, Unwanted Attention: Sexting & Cyberbullying, Emergency or Non-Emergency?, First Responders, What You Need to Know About 911, First Aid Kits, ICE or Communication Plan Photo, Last Week of Class!, Preventative Care, Doctor, ER, or Urgent Care?, Medication, Bringing it All Together"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever