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Playwork Intermediate Apprenticeship (CACHE) Level 2 at Eastleigh College

Course description

This is an introduction to the primary aspects of working with children & Young people in a play environment. This course provides learners with an understanding of the importance of play & Play work in children & young peoples lives.

Course content

Topics covered include

  • Play work principles
  • supporting play
  • relationships in the play environment
  • Safeguarding children
  • Health and safety in a play work environment

Entry requirements

  • No formal entry requirements, ability to achieve level 1 Functional skill
  • Working in a Play work setting with children 4-16 years
  • Progression to level 3 not automatic, will depend on job role and experience


In the workplace under the guidance of senior staff & the assessor

Future opportunities

Breakfast/After school club assistant or Holiday club assistant

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Eastleigh College directly.

Last updated date: 15 March 2016

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