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BADGES AWARDS

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Welcome to iDEA

The Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award, known as iDEA, is an international programme that helps you develop and demonstrate your digital, enterprise and employability skills for for free.

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What is a badge?

iDEA badges are short interactive online modules, created in consultation with industry experts that you can access for free.

You can do iDEA badges

ON ANY DEVICE

ANYWHERE YOU CAN GET ONLINE

The more badges you collect, the more points you earn towards Awards.

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The journey so far

500,000+

PEOPLE SIGNED UP

3,500,000+

BADGES COMPLETED

40,000+

AWARDS WON

Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards

iDEA is the digital and enterprise equivalent of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. Bronze is beginner level, Silver intermediate and Gold advanced. The iDEA Bronze Award and iDEA Silver Award are available now, and Gold will be released in due course.

Learning with iDEA

iDEA helps you develop skills and showcase your achievements, regardless of your age or stage. You can download, print and share a portable Record of Achievement as you work towards unlocking Special Achievements and industry-recognised Awards.

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Teaching with iDEA

Supercharge learning and track progress with the iDEA Organiser Management System. It’s intuitive and easy-to-use whether you are running the programme solo or as part of a team.

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I am a Learner

Learn vital skills for
work and life.


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I am an Organiser

Use iDEA with a group
of learners.


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I am a Partner

Enabling digital skills education, together.


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