ASDAN is course developed to equip learners to thrive in 21st century education, work and life. The main focus of this programme is to engage students and make learning relevant and transferable. The course is designed to help students gain employability skills and confidence while working on the key skills that are woven through the curriculum such as problem solving, working with others and communication. In ASDAN, students work towards a Bronze and Silver award which includes students completing modules and banking points. Students who achieve a Silver award will bank a QCE point by the end of year 10.