iDEA Award With SpArk Penketh

17th Febuary 2021 at 10am

Join Spark Penketh for a fun and creative introduction to the iDEA Award.  An international award winning programme that helps you develop and demonstrate your digital, enterprise and employability skills for free. 

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Activity Overview

This session will be a live run through how to get started on the Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award, known as iDEA. iDEA is an international award winning programme that helps you develop digital, enterprise and employability skills for free.

Through our 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. Caroline Keep from Spark Penketh will be running you through how to get set up, complete your first badge and go further with the programme to make sure you have everything you need to achieve the Bronze and Silver Awards!

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Equipment You Will Need

  • Access to an email to sign up.

Who Can Take Part?

It is ideal for anyone who wants to develop their skills but learn at the same time.

We will be working with badges that suit ages 7+

About the Maker

We @SparkPenketh are the UK’s first makerspace within a state school at Penketh High School weaving maker education into our curriculum. We believe in providing students with diverse, rich learning environments in which the creativity of the student as an innovator can flourish. We provide pupils with the opportunity to develop their ideas both within the curriculum and outside the classroom with industry leaders in the community and experts in their field.

How to take part

All Halton MakeFest activities will be broadcast for free of charge on the Halton MakeFest Facebook, YouTube and Twitter channels. 

If you would like to be sent the links to the live streams and get reminders before the sessions start please register for these sessions on our Eventbrite Page.