Tips on how to stay safe online during the COVID-19 pandemic

Webinars for parents and carers

Join one of our webinars for parents and carers, at no cost.

These live webinars explore the latest research and they are a great way to learn how you can help your child develop the skills to be safer online. 

All sessions are delivered by our eSafety expert educators.

All webinars are listed in AEST.

Webinar sessions

eSafety’s parent guide to popular apps

Taking a look at TikTok, Instagram, Snapchat and YouTube

This 1 hour webinar is suitable for parents and carers.

This webinar will cover:

  • popular apps used by young people
  • case studies, research, and targeted advice
  • where to find help and support.

Dates

  • Wednesday 7 October 12:30 pm

 

Register now

 

Downloads

For groups with 50+ participants

Due to the popularity of these webinars, we are offering sessions to individual groups, organisations and educators (50+ participants required). Please contact outreach@esafety.gov.au for more information.

Helping kids thrive online

A one hour webinar suitable for parents and carers of young people aged  5-12 years old.

This session will cover:

  • ideas to start the chat about harmful content, contact with strangers and online bullying
  • strategies for addressing common digital parenting challenges
  • skills that young people need to protect themselves online
  • how to get help if things go wrong.

Tech, teens and time online

A one hour webinar suitable for parents and carers of young people aged 12-18 years old.

The session will cover: 

  • ideas to start the chat about harmful content, relationships and online harassment 
  • strategies for addressing common digital parenting challenges 
  • online wellbeing strategies for teens  
  • how to get help if things go wrong.

 

eSafety's parent guide to online gaming

This 1 hour webinar is suitable for parents and carers.

This webinar will cover:

  • the benefits of gaming and how to mitigate the risks
  • strategies to manage gaming and overuse
  • where to find help and support.

My house, my rules

This 30 minute webinar is suitable for parents/carers and their children.

Parents/carers and their children can participate together in this presentation which provides advice about online safety topics, including:

  • privacy and security online
  • common online issues
  • where to find help and support.

Coming soon

eSafety is in the process of developing the following webinars:

  • A parent's guide to screen time