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Playwork Courses

Are you looking for a course to support you in a Play  role?

We work with Play Wales to deliver a range of Playwork qualifications, that are approved by CIW (Care Inspectorate for Wales) as required qualifications - Level 2 Award in Playwork Practice (L2APP) and the Level 3 Award in Managing a Holiday Play Scheme (MAHPS).

Following another successful year of delivering these high quality playwork qualifications, Addysg Oedolion Cymru I Adult Learning Wales has been allocated funding to provide the following courses across Wales in partnership with Voluntary organisations and Local Authorities to support children's right to PLAY.

  • Introduction to Playwork (Level 1) - Two days full delivery
  • Level 2 Award in Playwork Practice (L2APP) - Three full days delivery
  • Managing a Holiday Playscheme (MAHPS) - Four full days delivery

The courses run from October 2018 to the end of July 2019 - many fully-funded and delivered across Wales as well as an opportunity to pay for courses for individual staff teams.

To register your interest in hosting or undertaking a course in your area/organisation please complete the application form - please see below.

Playful Childhoods website: 


Qualifications FAQs:  


Required qualifications:

Play Wales "raising awareness of children and young people's need and right to play and to promote good practice at every level of decision making and in every place where children might play"

Applications and Contacts

  Application Form (Google Docs Link)

 03300 580845

   Jane Hawkshaw

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales, 7, Coopers Yard, Curran Road, Cardiff  CF10 5NB

Speak to Jane. . . 
Jane Hawkshaw,
Curriculum Delivery Officer