If you’re undertaking a VET course through school, TAFE or college it’s likely you most likely need to complete two compulsory work placements for a week each in your field.

SIP together with your school or college organises the host employer for your placement – but you are responsible for the experience!

You need to promptly complete and return the placement paperwork and follow your workplace journal while on placement.

Work placement is your chance learn new skills and also demonstrate how your classroom learnt skills can be applied in real workplace conditions.

Work placement can kick-start careers and improve employment chances. A positive review from a real employer can be just the thing to win that important job interview!