Playwork theory

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Workshop: Playwork theory

Length of workshop: one day 

Number of participants: 6 to 15 

Price for Play Wales members: £400 per workshop
Price for non-members: £500 per workshop

Playwork Principle 6 states that ‘the playworkers response to children and young people is based on a sound up to date knowledge of the play process and reflective practice’. This workshop will provide an overview of current playwork theory and consider its application in practice.

It is intended as a refresh for current playworkers or practitioners new to playwork. A range of playwork theory can be explored to meet the agreed learning needs of the specific group.

Learning outcomes

Learners will explore:

  • The Playwork Principles
  • Current playwork theory as it applies to the play process
  • The importance of reflective practice


Who is it for?

  • Playwork practitioners 


If you have any queries about the workshop or to book please contact us

Please note the workshop price does not include venue hire or refreshments

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