This qualification provides in-depth information about the role of the Level 3 playworker when working with children and young people between the ages of 4 to 16. The Diploma covers the knowledge and skills needed when working unsupervised.
This is an apprenticeship which is workshop and practice-based and is aimed at experienced playworkers who have a wide knowledge and understanding of children and young people and a deep appreciation of playwork principles and practice.
All learners will be supported by a Training Adviser/Assessor who will monitor progress towards achieving targets on a regular basis.
The Training Adviser/Assessor will liaise closely with the employer to ensure that qualifications are achieved within the timescale.
The Training Adviser/Assessor will assess the Apprentice in the workplace as and when required.
Knowledge will be delivered through taught workshops and will include:
Relationships within the play environment.
(In some circumstances previously achieved proxy qualifications may be used)
Learners who have successfully completed this Apprenticeship could progress onto a Degree in a related discipline.
Possible job roles could include:
The qualification will be assessed by your tutor and assessor using a range of methods. This will include direct observations in the workplace, a portfolio of evidence and written assignments.
For the Diploma, you will need to be in paid employment in the childcare sector.
The course will cost £265
Coleg Sir Gar is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales No. 08539630 and is a registered charity No. 1152522.
The registered office is at The Graig Campus, Sandy Road, Pwll, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, SA15 4DN