Childcare - Playwork Apprenticeship Level 2 (FCHD)

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code BC72
Qualification Type Apprenticeship
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


This apprenticeship is an introduction to the primary aspects of working with children and young people between the ages of 4 to 16 in play environments. It will provide an understanding of playwork values, and the importance of play and playwork in children and young peoples lives.


Course themes:

Playwork principles

Working within a play environment with children and young people

Supporting children and young people?s play

How will it be delivered?

You will be assessed by your assessor using a portfolio of evidence, observations in the workplace and assessment tasks. You will be assessed both in college and in your place of work.

Entry requirements

Two GCSEs at grade A* to E, plus English at grade 2 or above.

You need to be employed within the childcare setting or have an employer in this area willing to take you on as an apprentice.

As your programme may involve working with children, you will be required to undertake a satisfactory Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check.

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