Work Experience

Before you go on your work experience:

  • Register your placement online
  • Learn as much as you can about the company where you will be working.
  • Listen carefully to the briefings from your co-ordinator.
  • Contact the company and find out the following information:
  1. The location of the company.
  2. The name of the contact person.
  • The hours of work.
  1. Any special rules that apply to the company.
  2. Work out your travel arrangements.

During your work experience

  • Dress appropriately for the type of work to be done;
  • Always be on time for work;
  • Have a positive attitude to the work experience;
  • Listen carefully to all the instructions given to you;
  • Carry out all tasks to the best of your ability;
  • Keep a daily record of attendance, the work you do, the people you meet and any problems you encounter.