Faculty of Health: Professional Experience Placements

Professional Experience Facilitators & Preceptors

Resources for facilitating students

Work Health and Safety

There is work health and safety information, including incident, accident and injury procedures and student insurance information available at UTAS Work Health and Safety Student Information.

Accidents or injuries on PEP

  • Health care agencies have obligations to students under the Work Health and Safety Act 2012. Students on PEP should act in accordance with the individual agency's workplace policy and procedure in the event of an accident or injury occurring.
  • In the event that a student experiences accident or injury while on PEP the student must follow the incident/injury reporting procedures within the particular workplace and ensure the incident/injury has been reported as soon as practicable to the Placement Coordinator and Unit Coordinator. The student must also complete a University of Tasmania Online Incident Notification

Resources for professional experience

Bachelor of Nursing resources

Midwifery resources