Staying Safe Online

The Sport Ireland Staying Safe Online resource is web based information and guidance tool on internet safety predominately aimed at parents/guardians/coaches. The resource provides detailed content on all aspects of online safety which is contained in two main categories which are:

  • Need to know
    • Age restrictions
    • Bullying
    • Decoy Apps
    • Passwords
    • Sexting
  • Social Media
    • Facebook/Facebook buzzwords
    • Gaming
    • Instagram/Instagram Buzzwords
    • Snapchat/Snapchat Buzzwords

The resource also contains a digital test section which allows users to test their knowledge on what they have learned. Upon successful completion of the test users will be awarded a digital certificate.

The resource also has a general information section which contains a number of sub-sections which include:

  • Useful contacts
  • Statutory contacts
  • Resources
  • Help