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Training: Let’s Play Outdoors

Monday 18 February @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

£20

For staff in early years and out of school care.
This course aims to raise the profile of play and deepen an understanding for practitioners in supporting play experiences to improve outcomes for children of all ages. When children play with loose parts their creativity and confidence will grow and develop.

Course outline
The benefits & importance of play outdoors
Introduction to Play Theory
Best practice in Risk Benefit Assessment
Facilitate Risky Play opportunities
Benefits of Play and impact on children’s wellbeing and mental health.
The theory of Loose Parts
How to implement Loose Parts Play in your setting.

Learning Outcomes
Practitioners will gain knowledge and understanding of play theory and the benefits of play in order to provide:
Confident practice in facilitating play outdoors
Confident practice in articulating children’s experiences of play in promoting learning, health and wellbeing.

Certification and renewal
A certificate of attendance will be awarded on completion of the course.

Delivered By: Aberlour Futures Play Development Staff and will include a trip to Duthie Park.

Details

Date:
Monday 18 February
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
£20
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Aberlour Futures
Phone:
01224 764500
Email:
futures@aberlour.org.uk
Website:
https://www.aberlour.org.uk/futures/

Venue

Aberlour Futures ELC Training Centre
Bon Accord House, Riverside Drive
Aberdeen, AB11 7SL
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Phone:
(01224) 518 583
Website:
https://www.aberlour.org.uk/futures/