If you are allowing your child access to your smart phone or tablet and they are going to watch a ‘You Tube’ video there are some things you can do to make it less likely they will watch undesirable content. Please note this is not a 100% perfect fix as it relies on people flagging undesirable content, so we would highly recommend that you are always close at hand to monitor your child’s viewing.
How to set up ‘You Tube’ parental controls.
Switch on parental controls in browser by doing the following:
If you are viewing on a mobile device the process is as follows (and will need to be done again – setting up restricted mode is required for each browser/device.)
In the YouTube app:
All the videos on our channel are unlisted so that they do not link to other videos on You Tube, in a bid to make the viewing safer for you and your child. There are also websites such as ViewPure which do not play anything other than the video you have requested, you copy and paste the url into the bar, or apps like YouTube kids. But again nothing is better than you actively supervising your child whilst viewing.