Occupational Therapy

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An exciting part of your Occupational Therapy degree involves on the job training through Workplace Learning (WPL).

To assist you with your WPL journey, the following tabs contain important information and guides to ensure you are aware of your WPL requirements.

The following indicates your compulsory Workplace Learning (WPL) components:

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (4409OT)

  • OCC105 Occupational Therapy Practice – (10 days / 75 hours)
  • OCC206 Enabling strategies: Working with individuals (Fundamentals) (5 days)
  • OCC320 Occupational Therapy Workplace Learning 1 (32 days)
  • OCC321 Occupational Therapy Workplace Learning 2 (32 days)
  • OCC420 Occupational Therapy Workplace Learning 3 (36 days)
  • OCC421 Occupational Therapy Workplace Learning 4 (36 days)

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy Honours (Integrated Honours) (4509OT)

  • OCC105 Occupational Therapy Practice – (10 days / 75 hours)
  • OCC206 Enabling strategies: Working with individuals (Fundamentals) (5 days)
  • OCC330 Occupational Therapy Workplace Learning (Honours) 1 (32 days)
  • OCC331 Occupational Therapy Workplace Learning (Honours) 2 (32 days)
  • OCC430 Occupational Therapy Workplace Learning 3 (Honours) (36 days)
  • OCC431 Occupational Therapy Workplace Learning 4 (Honours) (36 days)

It is compulsory for you as a Charles Sturt University student to obtain and maintain specific requirements throughout your degree. These include NSW Health compliance requirements and Charles Sturt Universities Workplace Learning requirements. The following information will assist you achieve your compliance.

NSW Health requirements

Due first year of study and no later than Monday, 2 May 2022

  • Australian National Police Check
  • NSW Health Code of Conduct
  • Immunisations and Vaccinations
  • Influenza vaccination
  • COVID-19 vaccination

Visit NSW Health for more information

Use the following checklist to help organise your requirements:

Download NSW Health compliance checklist

Once you have obtained all your compliance requirements, email them to FOSH-WPL@csu.edu.au for processing. Please enter in the email subject line your: Student ID / Student name / Discipline / Compliance.

For further assistance please see the FOSH WPL Student Guide to NSW Health Compliance.

Charles Sturt University WPL requirements

Due first year of study and no later than Monday, 2 May 2022

  • First Aid
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • Working with Children Checks
  • ACT Working with Vulnerable People
  • Online course – Manual Handling
  • Online course – Child Protection
  • Online course – Hand Hygiene
  • Uniforms and ID Badge

Information can be found on the Faculty of Science and Health Workplace Learning Interact 2 site.  Charles Sturt students and staff are required to self enrol to obtain access by following the following guide:

Download the discipline requirements checklist

Once you have obtained your discipline requirements instructions on how to upload to InPlace can be found on the above Interact2 site.

To support your Workplace Learning journey the following services will provide you with important information:

Need help or assistance?

Please contact the Faculty of Science and Health Workplace Learning Team.

Phone: +61 26933 3010
Email: FOSH-WPL@csu.edu.au