This is an Asdan qualification which is available at Level 1 and Level 2

There are three skills:

  • Improving Own Learning
  • Working With Others
  • Problem Solving

Students at The Acorns Centre and at Vocational Training gain the Wider Key Skills qualification in various ways, for example:

Pupils discovered how they revised best and investigated what they would do when they leave school as part of:

‘Problem Solving’ 


Improvement in Maths and ICT were achieved through:

‘Improving Own Learning’

Pupils held mock interviews and produced a large piece of joint art work whilst:

‘Working With Others’

This qualification helps pupils to gain skills for life.