….. Interested in a recognized qualification in Therapeutic Play Skills that will provide the competence to use play as a therapeutic medium in a range of early years and special needs settings. This will facilitate practitioners focusing on children’s specific needs in relation to holistic development.
Learners will engage in creative activities that will enhance their personal development, develop insights, awareness and contribute to understanding and meeting the needs of children in their care.
... The relevant knowledge, skill and competence to plan, deliver and evaluate therapeutic play-based interventions in specific Early Childhood Care and Education settings?
Learners will gain an understanding of therapeutic play activities.and use their skills in a variety of Early Childhood Education and recreational settings.
Learners will understand how to support early childhood development through creative expressive play and enable the child to make sense of and express his or her world in both a visual and tangible manner.
It will provide the recognition you need to progress in your chosen field.
Maximize your career potential as you grow in confidence using play as a therapeutic medium in a range of early years and special needs settings
Learn from highly qualified and experienced Teachers who will support and prepare you for the real-life knowledge, skills and competence required to work effectively in this field.
Enrich your learning experience in a diverse learning environment. A friendly welcoming student centered learning environment with teachers who support, mentor and guide you through the Therapeutic Play Skills programme.
Start Date: 17 October 2019 End Date: 16/January/2020
Evening/s: Thursdays Time: 18.30 to 21.30
Duration: 11 Weeks
Learners can transfer/progress to:
The Early Childhood Care and Education Level 6 (Course Code: 6M2007)
BSc. Degree in Early Childhood Care, Health and Education (LYIT in Collaboration with Dorset College)
FET/QQI Certificate in Therapeutic Play Skills Level 6 (Minor Award)