iDEA Award

The Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award, known as iDEA is an international award winning programme that helps you develop digital, enterprise and employability skills for free. Through their series of online challenges, you can win career-enhancing Badges, unlock new opportunities and, ultimately, gain industry-recognised Awards that help you stand out from the crowd.

iDEA is an enrichment opportunity for students to complete in their study periods of their free lessons. Whilst iDEA does not have any timetabled lessons it is fully supported by the Computer Science and IT department area where students can 'drop in' to ask questions and gain support and guidance when unsure on how to progress with a particular badge.

The iDEA award is completed through a dedicated online portal at:

When signing up, students should use their school email address as this allows the support teachers to provide additional assistance.