Guide to parental controls webinar, from eSafety

Many digital devices and accounts now come with parental controls. Join a free live webinar from the eSafety Commissioner to learn strategies for helping children stay safer online.

The eSafety Commissioner is offering a free webinar for parents and carers on how to set up devices and apps to keep young people safe online.

The one-hour event will be held on three occasions throughout the month of May and just requires a simple registration to take part.

(Suitable for parents and carers of young people aged 4 to 13 years old.)

What the webinar will cover

This webinar will include practical tips, demonstrations and advice including:

  • the benefits and limitations of parental controls
  • how to safely set up iOS and Android devices
  • how to safely set up popular games and apps, like YouTube and Roblox
  • family tech agreements and other parenting strategies to manage online risks
  • how eSafety can help you when things go wrong.

Session dates and times

Term 2 dates (Australian Eastern Daylight Time)

Tuesday 10 May 7.30 – 8.30 pm

Thursday 19 May 12.30 – 1.30 pm

Tuesday 31 May 12.30 – 1.30 pm

Register here

Additional resources

The eSafety Commissioner also provides some great online resources for parents and carers on the subject, which you can find here.

The Parents Website regularly features blogs and resources from the eSafety Commissioner, including:

Are you still watching? Screen time tips from the eSafety Commissioner

6 tips for young people to look after their online safety

5 Tips for Back-to-School Online Safety

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