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Playwork

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Langside Campus

Content

This course is for you if you are working within a playwork setting with children and young people as a Playwork Practitioner, as outlined in Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) guidelines. You will be required to build a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate your competence and understanding of playwork theories and practice.

Subjects include: Provide a Child-centred Play Space; Promote the Development of Children and Young People Through Play; Promote Positive Relationships in the Play Setting; Health, Safety and Wellbeing of Children and Young People in the Play Environment; Working with Colleagues; Safeguarding Children and Young People; Reflect and Develop Practice.

There will be on-site assessment and you will be required to compile a portfolio of evidence.

Entry Requirements

You must be employed or volunteering in a playwork setting. you must be working at playwork practitioner level with responsibility for planning, implementing and evaluating playwork practice.

Progression Routes

Childhood Practice (PDA) at SCQF Level 9

Start Date

Various

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 6

Study Method

Part time (day release)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Early Learning and Childcare

SCQF Level

6

Cost

£1850