Student Work Placements
ALL of the following conditions must be met for an unpaid work placement to be included on Careers Connect@SI:

  1. The position/duties are course-related and/or assist with skills development;
  2. The placement is between 40-80 hours in duration (preferably over a period no longer than 6 months);
  3. The placement does not involve duties of a high-risk nature, does not require an unconventional mode of travel (eg. jeep, helicopter, tank) and is not located in a remote area within Australia; and
  4. The placement is primarily undertaken on commercial premises, or if field work, performed under appropriate supervision.