3. Pre-Placement Information

Most of the work involved in setting up a work placement scheme occurs pre-placement and can be the reason why work placement is not established.  The resources presented here aim to provide a step wise guide and practical resources to enabling the pre-placement work to be carried out in a logical, progressive and efficient manner.

The guide and resources are listed in the same order as the 'Issues to be considered' under 'How to set up work Placement' with the addition of  'Work placement approval procedure' and 'Work placement preparation of students'.

  1. Type of work placement
  2. Learning outcomes
  3. Assessment
  4. Sourcing work placements
  5. Responsibilities
  6. Health and Safety
  7. Insurance
  8. Work placement approval procedure
  9. Work placement preparation of students