Loader
Course Image

Level 3 Award in Playwork for Early Years & Child Care Workers

Preston College

Other Qualifications , Child Care

Course Description

Level 3 Award in Playwork for Early Years & Child Care Workers Course ID: PC05955 Academy: Health, Social Care & Early Years Introduction: This qualification is for practitioners who already hold a relevant level 3 qualification in early years and child care and who have a background in children's care, learning and development but work or want to work in a playwork setting. This level 3 award is designed to support your transition from one sector to the other. It is also suitable for childminders. Study Mode & Location: The course lasts 12 weeks this will be 3 hours in college with 2 hours supported study either at home using internet or in a college learning centre. Course Content: The units you will study are as follows: Unit 101 The theory and practice of children's and young people's play. Unit 102 Aspects of Playwork Practice. We strongly recommend that you undertake a 30 hour work placement in addition to the guided study hours. Assessment: This is by portfolio assignments. Careers & Progression Opportunities: This qualification is recognised by Ofsted and is recommended by the Skills active for those working or wanting to working in before and after school settings and holiday clubs for children over 5 years old. How To Apply You will need to have an informal interview with an Adult Admissions Adviser. Many courses have limited places so please enquire as soon as possible. Following interview, the earliest you may enrol is mid-June. Money Matters Depending upon your circumstances, you may be able to study at a reduced price. Help, Advice & Further Information If you know of someone who would like to study a course at Preston College but their first language is not English, please contact the Advice Centre on their behalf to discuss the options available. Opening Hours: Mon-Thur 9am-7.30pm (9am-5pm during College holidays) Fri 9.30am-4.30pm The information contained in this leaflet was correct at the time of production. Preston College however, reserves the right to alter or amend the details contained in this leaflet. This course will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

Level 3 Award in Playwork for Early Years & Child Care Workers Course ID: PC05955 Academy: Health, Social Care & Early Years Introduction: This qualification is for practitioners who already hold a relevant level 3 qualification in early years and child care and who have a background in children's care, learning and development but work or want to work in a playwork setting. This level 3 award is...

Read More