New Horizons Online Tutorial

ASDAN’s New Horizons is a PSHE and Citizenship programme for learners aged 9-13 with special educational needs. It provides a way to record and celebrate personal and skills development.

ASDAN has produced a training video for New Horizons, which can be viewed below. This video will give you all the knowledge and training you need to deliver this programme.

Please note: You will need Adobe Flash player to view this video.

Training objectives

  • To provide an overview of New Horizons
  • To look at how to build a portfolio
  • To provide real-life examples of learners' work
  • To explain options for certification
  • To explore progression opportunities

What is New Horizons?

New Horizons is a programme of activities made up of five modules: Personal, Social, Health, Citizenship and Relationships. Key features:

  • aimed at 9-13 age group (Key Stages 2 and 3)
  • suitable for learners with special education needs, including those with profound and multiple learning difficulties
  • contains activities presented as Personal Challenges
  • 100% portfolio assessment
  • accredits personal skill development
  • offers progression to further ASDAN programmes and qualifications, 
    e.g. Entry 1 Qualifications in Personal Progress

Detailed information about this programme is available on the New Horizons page.