Cyber Security Workshop – Morning

Course Duration: 4h
Free access this course


This masterclass is perfect for children who are curious about how the internet works. They will learn in practice how data is kept secure online. The lessons introduce computer basics and cryptography in a fun and simple way with lots of hands-on activities!

Zoom Lessons

Each day comprises of 2 hours of interactive lessons with a 15min break in between.
Day 1: Tuesday, 1 November at 10.00pm-12.15pm (GMT+1)
Day 2: Thursday, 3 November at 10.00pm-12.15pm (GMT+1)


Marinara Marcato
Electrical Engineer
PhD Machine Learning
Ray Conlin
Electrical Engineer
PhD Machine Learning

Who is this course for?

This camp is perfect for SMART Cookies who are love technology and are always interested in how everything works! They will get a chance to ask our experts all their questions.

Learning Outcomes

Students will learn practical tips to stay safe on the internet and basic cyber security concepts like command line, cryptography (Morse code, Caesar cipher, Vigenère cipher) and much more. Popular applications of cryptography will also be discussed, including the classics Enigma and Bombe Machines, and the current cryptocurrencies and NFTs.

Course Curriculum


  • Welcome

Day 1

Day 2

Free access this course

What I will learn?

  • Internet Security
  • Cryptography
  • Command line

Target Audience

  • 8 - 12 year old kids
  • No previous knowledge

Material Includes

  • Activity Sheets
  • Cheat Sheets
  • Ciphers
  • Riddle me this
  • Kahoots
  • Crosswords


  • Zoom, Internet Browser
  • Desktop, Laptop or Tablet


Develop communication skills and make new friends while learning in a friendly environment with like-minded peers!

“It was worth every minute. My son was happy buzzing for the rest of the day. He was more secure and open because of the online setting.”
– Vika Gailite

“We were really impressed with the standard of teaching delivered by the fun, intelligent and inspiring female leads.” 
Lucy Moore


Feel free to contact us if you can’t find an anwer to your question.

It depends on which group you register for. You can between the two groups available when booking:

Morning group: Zoom lessons on the 1st and 3rd of November,  from 10.00-12.15am (GMT+1)

Afternoon group: Zoom lessons on the 1st and 3rd of November,  from 13.00-15.15am (GMT+1)

The registration for the masterclass is per household. You can register two or more siblings with one booking.

Our Zoom lessons are video recorded and made available afterwards. So your children can watch the Zoom lessons in their own time at their own pace.

Zoom Lesson at 10.00-12.15am (GMT+1):

  • 10.00-11.00am Live Lesson with our enthusiastic expert instructors!
  • 11.00-11.15am Break 
  • 11.15-12.15pm Live Lesson with our enthusiastic expert instructors!

Hands-on Challenges: we encourage students to complete a 1-hour self-paced and self-directed hands-on challenge following the Zoom call. Our campers are given the opportunity to present or comment on them the following day.

All lessons and hands-on challenge resources can be accessed in our SMART Platform.

We especially designed the content and experience for children aged 8 – 12 years and a grown up. No previous knowledge is required for any of the subjects! 

Zoom for video lessons with instructors.

SMART Platform for managing the content and communication with students.

No! All you need is a computer, laptop or tablet where kids can watch the lessons on Zoom and access an internet browser (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, Mozilla, etc).

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We are planning on running this and many more camps in the near future.

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