Consultation: new P3 qualifications

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The Qualification Development Steering Group is seeking feedback on the draft units for the new Agored Cymru Playwork: Principles into Practice Qualifications (P3) at level 2 and 3. The draft units have been developed based on consultation with current tutors and learners, PETC Wales and Awarding Bodies.

The new qualifications will be available for delivery from September 2019 and will replace the current SQA P3 Qualifications.

The new qualifications will assess the minimum competence that playworkers need to display to do their job. The progression route through the qualifications is linear so learners must complete the units at level 2 before progressing onto the level 3. Feedback shows that learners undertaking the level 3 qualification without the underpinning knowledge learnt at level 2 struggle to complete the assessment. Learners must complete the Level 2 Award in Playwork Practice (L2APP) to progress on to P3 at level 2.

Complete P3 consultation online survey

To provide feedback on the draft units please complete the online survey by 26 October 2018.

Download consultation overview

Download draft Level 2 units 

Download draft Level 3 units 

Download L2APP units (for information only)

If you would like to respond to the consultation in an alterntive format or have any queries please email us

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