Level 3

Transition to Playwork (from Early Years) Level 3 Award

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
6 MONTHS ADULT PART TIME DAY 2021
£350 Thurrock Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
6 MONTHS ADULT PART TIME DAY 2021
£350 Thurrock Campus

Overview

This qualification is based on the National Occupational Standards for Playwork and will develop the skills required to work in a playwork setting.

It covers the theories and principles of play and playwork risk management and how to support the needs and rights of children and to create diverse play environments.

Entry Requirements

  • All applicants must be 18 years or over.
  • You will need to have successfully completed a Level 3 qualification in Early Years Education.

Course Structure

Two mandatory units

  • Understand the theories underpinning Playwork practice
  • Understanding aspects of playwork practice

Assessment & Feedback

This course will be delivered one evening a week (TBC) 6-8pm from the Thurrock Campus.

Assessment will be through a portfolio of evidence from your work setting.