E-Learning - Managing your Professional Digital Profile

Course Information

  • Course Code: CBEL040
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Price: £60.00

Start Dates


Digital and social media blurs the lines between private and professional lives. As a result, organisations are at risk from financial, reputational and criminal damage caused by ill-trained employees in what is and isn't acceptable to put into the public domain via digital communications.

Successful organisations have been mitigating risk in data, IT security, health and safety, personal safety and bribery for many years, but are still behind technology advances when it comes to digital and social risk management.

This course aims to assist learners in establishing the skills required of a professional when using digital social communication tools, to realise the benefits, manage the risks and provide the skills to monitor and maintain your digital profile.

What will I study?

On completion of this module, learners will understand how to:

1. Describe what a digital footprint consists of and demonstrate a clear understanding of its importance to their professional and personal life
2. Explain how to monitor and maintain their digital profile to enhance their professional reputation
3. Describe their legal responsibility and obligations with regard to information shared and posted with digital technologies
4. Assess their digital profile and take the steps necessary to remedy any discrepancies or correct any mistakes.

Lesson Plan
Areas covered include: Introduction to managing your professional digital profile, Case studies, Contextual advice and scenarios

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements.

How will I be assessed?

Online assessment.

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

What can I do next?

See our other E-Learning courses here

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email business@blackburn.ac.uk