What is theOrb?

brings together communities of teaching professionals that are committed to helping young people develop effective skills for learning, employment and community life. theOrb is a source of great ideas, advice, resources and strategies.

RT @NotJustA: #youngpeople from the #Rochdale youth enterprise group have begun working towards their @ASDANeducation Cert. in Enterprise. …about 1 day ago
RT @malcolm_bell: Delighted to hand out ASDAN Awards at Sandwick School yesterday. Hard work rewarded for 4 inspiring students. http://t.coabout 1 day ago
ASDAN's Careers & Experiencing Work Short Course is perfectly placed to support new Statutory Guidance on Careers ed. http://t.co/XnpmBeJ1rvabout 1 day ago
Personal Development Programmes
Check out the ever-popular ASDAN Bronze, Silver and Gold

30 Short Courses to choose from
Each designed to develop essential skills through activity based learning

Employability Skills Development
A stand-alone development course to prepare young people for the world of work

Develop skills and promote independence with range of modules for SEN learners
The Towards Independence series offers 60 modules in a range of subject areas

Ofqual approves Wider Key Skills extension
Extension granted at all levels until end of 2018 (registrat...

Schools with Soul
New RSA report highlights importance of personal develo...

Cricket Short Course
Accredit cricket knowledge and skills with this new course