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Preparing for Adulthood programmes (SEND)

About this course

What are the Preparing for Adulthood programmes?

These courses have been developed for learners with a range of special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). 

This range of certificated programmes provides a real-life context to reward achievement and foster the personal, social and work-related abilities of all learners.

Addressing SEND areas of need

ASDAN has produced guidance documents showing how components of our Preparing for Adulthood programmes and Entry 1 qualifications in Personal Progress can meet the four broad areas of need outlined in the SEND code of practice. Download our free guide to addressing SEND areas of need.

Who are they for?

There are four Preparing for Adulthood programmes:

Progression

For those seeking a qualification outcome: New Horizons, Transition Challenge, Towards Independence and Workright can be used to support the delivery of the Entry 1 qualifications in Personal Progress.

There is also scope for progression through:

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Products

New Horizons student book

The New Horizons student book contains activities within a framework of five modules:

  • Personal
  • Social
  • Health
  • Citizenship
  • Relationships

Each module is split into five sections, with a 'parallel activity' in each section that is specifically designed for PMLD learners.

£8.75

New Horizons tutor guidance

This resource offers guidance and advice for tutors delivering the New Horizons programme.

£18.30

Towards Independence module reference book

This useful publication provides an overview of the content of all 77 Towards Independence modules. It will assist practitioners in identifying appropriate modules for individual candidates.

Centres that purchase this product can receive digital copies as well as or instead of the printed copies. Please email design@asdan.org.uk to request your digital copies.

£43.90
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New Horizons student book

The New Horizons student book contains activities within a framework of five modules:

  • Personal
  • Social
  • Health
  • Citizenship
  • Relationships

Each module is split into five sections, with a 'parallel activity' in each section that is specifically designed for PMLD learners.

£8.75

New Horizons tutor guidance

This resource offers guidance and advice for tutors delivering the New Horizons programme.

£18.30

Towards Independence module reference book

This useful publication provides an overview of the content of all 77 Towards Independence modules. It will assist practitioners in identifying appropriate modules for individual candidates.

Centres that purchase this product can receive digital copies as well as or instead of the printed copies. Please email design@asdan.org.uk to request your digital copies.

£43.90

Towards Independence Starting Out module and folder

The Starting Out module is mandatory and helps recognise learners' achievements and identify learning targets. These targets can then be developed by working through a further Towards Independence modules.

This module is accompanied by a quality A4 ring binder containing one copy of the mandatory Starting Out module. This folder can be used to form a summative record of the learner's completed Towards Independence modules; each module book has a loop-stitch so that they can be held in the ring binder.

Each learner will need their own copy of the module book.

£8.50

Towards Independence tutor guidance and resources

Contains essential guidance for introducing the Towards Independence programme, resources, ideas for evidence and frequently asked questions.

Centres that purchase this product can receive digital copies as well as or instead of the printed copies. Please email design@asdan.org.uk to request your digital copies.

£45.90

Transition Challenge introduction and progression student book (ring binder)

The Introduction and Progression student book covers the statutory programmes of study for the Key Stage 4 National Curriculum, along with activities to develop the skills required for adult living.

This version of the student book comes in a ring binder; it is also available as a spiral-bound book.

£18.50

Transition Challenge introduction and progression student book (spiral bound)

The Introduction and Progression student book covers the statutory programmes of study for the Key Stage 4 National Curriculum, along with activities to develop the skills required for adult living.

This version of the student book is spiral-bound; it is also available in a ring binder.

£11.60

Transition Challenge sensory student book (ring binder)

The Sensory student book offers a developmental perspective for learners with PMLD and rewards very small steps of learning and achievement. 

This version of the student book comes in a ring binder; it is also available in a spiral-bound book.

£15.00

Transition Challenge sensory student book (spiral bound)

The Sensory student book offers a developmental perspective for learners with PMLD and rewards very small steps of learning and achievement. 

This version of the student book is spiral-bound; it is also available in a ring binder.

£8.75

Transition Challenge tutor guidance and resources

This folder contains valuable information and resources for anyone who is delivering the ASDAN Transition Challenge programme. It contains an overview of the course, guidance on administrative processes, ideas for evidencing students' work and sample recording sheets.

Centres that purchase this product can receive digital copies as well as or instead of the printed copies. Please email design@asdan.org.uk to request your digital copies.

£45.90

Workright student book

The student book contains the full course curriculum, record of activities, review and next steps.

Every candidate will need their own copy of the student book.

£8.75

Workright tutor guidance

This resource offers guidance and advice for tutors delivering the Workright programme.

£18.30
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