Internet Safety Programs

Social Media, Internet Safety and Digital Citizenship/Literacy Programs

It has been estimated that there are approximately 3 billion people on-line, a large segment of which are children, pre-teens, teens, and young adults. As the Internet continues to grow in popularity, we are depending upon it more and more to conduct everyday life, which also includes the sharing of private and at times very sensitive information about ourselves with others on-line knowingly, and at times unknowingly. Many who are now on-line use the Internet for communication, education, entertainment, research,  socializing, business and commerce. It is a reality however, that the Internet (just like the real world) has also created an on-line virtual environment where thieves, vandals, conartists, and sexual predators will hunt their prey. Unfortunately, many of us who are using the Internet are not always taking the appropriate safety precautions to help mitigate the risks from those who might want to victimize our families or employees on-line for personal gain. Our award winning Social Media/Internet Safety and Digital Literacy 101 presentation for schools, will provide the needed information that will help to keep students safer, increase their privacy and protect their on-line digital footprint.  The goal of our internet and Social Media safety program is not to instil fear or negate opportunities, rather the goal of our program is to empower and enable youth to make informed online choices.

Darren is deeply immersed in social media, both on and off the job, and has been teaching digital safety for the pat 12 years and has written over 100 articles on Internet and Social Media safety and security.  Darren is a serving law enforcement professional (presently a Staff Sergeant) with 29 years of policing experience and a Certified Advanced Open Source Intelligence / Social Media Investigator,  Darren is an internationally and court recognized safety expert, published award winning author and a highly sought after keynote speaker who  specializes in the area of Personal Safety both on-line and off-line.  No other company or program can bring the passion, on-line credentials, "real world” investigative experience and years of "learned" perspective that we can to this issue, given our unique educational and professional background. Find our Bio hereIf you are a school, or school district, looking for a empowering program on Internet and Social Media Safety, we are that program, and we will travel anywhere in Canada or the United States to present.

Our work in the area of Internet/Social Media Safety was recognized with the prestigious 2013 Social Media Derek K Miller Award  (most inspiring social media user), for our unique work in the area of Internet/Social Media Safety both here in Canada and the United StatesWe are the only Company in Canada to be recognized by a panel of  independent North American Social Media Experts for our work in this area.  In 2014, The Governor General of Canada appointed Darren a Member of the Order of Merit of the Police Forces. Awarded to Darren for his exceptional merit and contributions in his policing career, community service, and his unique work with youth in both online and offline safety. In 2015 Darren and Beth were also awarded the very prestigious British Columbia Community Achievement Award, for their commitment to providing critical information to students in the area of Interent and Social Media safety. In October 2015 Darren also received the 2015 Telus Outstanding Canadian Police Officer/Program Award; a National award that recognizes individuals, programs or organizations that have made a significant impact towards keeping Canadians safer online.

Community Minded

Every year a portion of our profits are given back to the community to financially support three not-for-profit organizations in British Columbia who are dedicated to helping youth in need when it comes to bullying and suicide prevention; NEED2Bullying Ends Here, and Stop A Bully.  We are proud of the fact that  "We are a for profit company, striving to do well, by doing good for others in our community." 

Internet and Social Media Safety Programs

Internet Safety For Jr and Sr High School

Internet Safety For Parents

Interent Safety For Educators

Cyber-Bullying and Sexting: A Pro-D presentation

Internet Safety For Adults and Businesses

Internet Safety For Seniors

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