Digital Literacy and Online Safety for Working Professionals

Program length

90 Minutes


Businesses & Organizations / Educators

Delivery Options

Live HD Broadcast / In-Person

Working professionals are not exempt from the threats posed by hackers and scammers. Individuals who handle private client information, manage substantial sums of money, or possess privileged access have a heightened responsibility to adhere to the best security practices.

In the fast-paced world of today, digital literacy and online safety are paramount for working professionals to thrive in their careers while safeguarding their personal and professional information. This presentation on “Digital Literacy and Online Safety for Working Professionals” is designed to empower individuals in the workforce with the knowledge and skills needed to excel.

Key Points:

  1. Communications: Explore the efficient and secure use of email, messaging apps, and collaboration platforms for work-related communication.
  2. Cybersecurity Basics: Dive into the fundamentals of cybersecurity, including password practices, recognizing phishing attempts, and spotting hackers or scammers.
  3. Safe Web Browsing: Discover how to navigate the web safely for research, work-related tasks, and personal use. We’ll cover topics like avoiding malicious websites and understanding secure browsing habits.
  4. Securing Personal and Work Devices: Learn how to protect personal and work devices, such as laptops, smartphones, and tablets, from malware, data breaches, and other potential threats. Regular updates, backups, and antivirus software will be discussed among other tools.
  5. Data Privacy: Gain insights into the importance of safeguarding personal and professional data, as well as understanding privacy settings on work-related platforms and social media.
  6. Secure File Management: Efficiently manage and protect digital files and documents. This includes strategies for organizing files and keeping sensitive work-related data secure.
  7. Digital Etiquette: Understand the importance of digital etiquette in the workplace, including email and video conferencing etiquette, and maintaining a professional online persona.
  8. Identifying Fake Information: In today’s digital age, misinformation and fake news are widespread. We’ll provide strategies and tools to discern between reliable and fake information sources, critically evaluate content, and fact-check information they encounter online. This skill is vital in maintaining online safety and making well-informed decisions.
  9. Q&A Session: An interactive session for participants to ask questions, seek clarification, and share their specific concerns and experiences in the professional digital landscape.

By the end of this presentation, working professionals will have acquired the knowledge and skills needed to navigate the digital world effectively, excel in their careers, and protect their professional and personal information. Digital literacy and online safety are essential tools for professional success in today’s digital-centric work environment.

The White Hatter Studio

The White Hatter Broadcasting Studio is more than just a laptop webcam meeting. We use a professionally outfitted multi-media broadcasting studio with multiple (6) camera angles. Using best in industry webinar-based professional broadcasting software and hardware. We provide a safe, secure, and private online webinar experience, using industry-leading software, to provide a high-definition video and audio online learning environment that is second to none. We also have the ability to seamlessly integrate with other virtual programs such as ZOOM, TEAMS, BLUEJEANS, SKYPE or any other web-based platform if requested.

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Why The White Hatter?


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Digital Citizenship

Our Quailty

Our program is not just about internet safety, it’s also about digital citizenship and literacy, online ethics, online critical thinking, and the challenges surrounding privacy, cyberbullying, and what we can do now to protect their digital footprint. The goal of our programs is not to instill fear or negate opportunities, rather to enlighten, empower, and enable participants to make informed online choices.



Our work in the area of internet safety and digital literacy has been recognized by various awards.

Canadian Order Of Merit

BC Medal of Good Citizenship

BC Social Innovations Youth Award


Tried and Tested

While others in our industry seek out police endorsements or advertise that they have or do work with law enforcement, we are comprised of current or past law enforcement professionals, and bring this experience and pedigree to all of our programs.


One Step Ahead

We stay current on everything we do, and we have documented evidence that our presentation positively changes internet behaviour. We are also very proud of the fact that our programs have intervened in the lives of many, especially in our grade school programs where students who were contemplating suicide or self-harm as an option because they were in crisis or being targeted by cyberbullying or sexting went wrong issues. These students heard our empathetic message, reached out to us for help, and in each and every case (often working with their school) we were able to get them the help that they needed.

Academic Rigour


Our programs are designed not only from extensive experience but also academic support. Members of The White Hatter Team come from a variety of backgrounds in formal post-secondary education and bring a breadth of knowledge with how technology impacts the world from each individual and society.

About Us

Guiding Principles and Standards

The White Hatter is the brand icon of Personal Protection Systems Inc. a company established in 1993. Our mission is to provide students, teachers, parents, adults, businesses, and law enforcement with the knowledge and tools necessary in today’s world


We don’t just teach online safety and digital literacy, we live it.


Our presentation and education services are backed equally by our team’s real-world experiences.


We never have and never will shame, out, or embarrass those we help


We actively remain engaged in the communities we are invited into.

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