Level 3 Diploma in Playwork

This qualification will provide learners with a comprehensive understanding of playwork and its application to practice. It gives an insight into the importance of play and its relationship with child development.

The content of the Level 3 and Level 2 Diplomas are very similar, but the Level 3 Diploma in Playwork is assessed to a much higher standard.

Duration: 12 - 18 months

How we will work with you:

Depending on your preference, we can provide you with an online or written portfolio and guide you to a large number online resources and activities. Your tutor will keep up to date with your progress via phone or email and together you will develop a personal learning plan that will allow you to learn in a way the best suits you.

Course Content:

You will be taught to understand and make use of:

  • The principles of learning through play.

  • The proper safeguarding techniques for children at play.

  • The key principles involved in organising a play area.

  • The requirements asked of a playworker in facilitating safe. self-directed play.

Assessment Structure: 

Portfolio of Evidence: You will required to provide evidence of written work and professional discussions, including reports of direct observation of practice by your tutor..

For any further information about our Level 3 Diploma in Playwork, or to apply, please contact us.