Professional Experience Placements

Frequently Asked Questions

For answers to most of your questions relating to Professional Experience placements, please view our comprehensive list of FAQs below. If your question is not answered here, please contact EduPEx@westernsydney.edu.au


2023 Placement Dates

Click here to view the 2023 Placements Calendar


Important information for current and enrolling Pre-Service Teachers

Before you can enrol into any subject with a placement, you must complete and submit evidence of having completed all special requirements. If you are having problems enrolling, please go to the Special Requirements page to view details.

Please note that the following special requirements have expiry dates. The expiry date must be after the completion of the semester you are enrolling into in order to be accepted.

The following special requirement must be completed annually. Please ensure you have completed the Child Protection Awareness Training Update for the year you are enrolling into. This is a separate step to completing the initial Child Protection Awareness Online Training.


InPlace Online Student Placement

Pre-service Teachers can access professional experience placement information and records through an online system called InPlace.

All placements are managed through InPlace, Find out more here.


Compulsory Name Badges

Pre-service Teachers must order their name badge directly with the supplier, at least 2 to 3 weeks prior to starting placement.

For details on how to order please view the name badge ordering information sheet here .