City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Playwork NVQ (QCF): 32 credits (50114864)

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The Level 3 Certificate in Playwork (QCF) aims to further develop skills and knowledge required for playworkers or those interested in becoming a playworker. Candidates can access this qualification either through progression from the knowledge gained from the Level 3 Award in Induction to Playwork (QCF) or as a direct route to the Certificate. This qualification provides the most up-to date knowledge for working within the Playwork sector providing progression routes through to employment i.e. the Advanced Apprenticeship in Playwork and additional areas. Areas covered include: Promoting positive behaviour / communication / health, safety and well-being. For the certificate you will be assessed by practical demonstration and assignment. This qualification would be suitable if you are working as a supervisor in a playwork setting or would like to take on a supervisory role - this could be in a job at an after-school club, adventure playground or play scheme. Completing this qualification could lead to a role as a: Playworker / Childminder / Holiday centre worker or manager / Holiday representative / Leisure centre assistant or manager / Play therapist / School lunchtime supervisor / Youth and community worker. To complete the Level 3 Certificate you must achieve 32 credits from the nine mandatory units. Mandatory units include: Understand Playwork principles / Understand children and young people's self-directed play / Understand how to safeguard the well-being of children and young people.