Smarter, Better Passwords

Smarter, Better Passwords is an online “dos and don’ts” training and orientation course on how to safely select, use, and secure passwords. The module examines the smarter, better ways employees and other workplace participants can use passwords to protect your and your organization’s valuable data.

Trainees will learn:

  • Why passwords are the frontline defense for device and account security
  • How passwords protect you from identity theft
  • How online criminals steal passwords
  • The difference between weak and strong passwords
  • How to select a strong password
  • What to do if your passwords are compromised


Risks and Subjects Covered:

  • Data protection: how using weak passwords or failing to secure passwords endangers data, identity, and privacy
  • Prevention: how to create and use strong passwords and secure them to thwart cyberthieves from accessing confidential, personal information
  • Responses to cyber breaches: what to do if passwords are compromised or if malware is embedded onto a device

Audience: All employees and workplace participants

Format: On-demand video, compatible with iOS devices

Length: 5-10 minutes

Trainer Available: Yes. Questions are received and answered via email from
McCalmon trainers.

Language: English

Testing: Yes. Includes a pre- and post-questionnaire of five questions.

Certificate of Completion: Yes

Written Materials: Yes

Interactive scenarios: Yes

Closed captioning: Yes

Customizable: Yes. The module can be changed to incorporate organizational policies and procedures; state or regulatory statutes, and can be adapted to other languages.

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