Normally programmes leading to entry to the professional register have to be completed within a specified timeframe. A s part of the criteria for registration students are normally expected to complete a minimum number of hours in professional practice which has to be evidenced. This is contained within the students' records.

Student absence reporting procedure

  • It is good practice that all absences be recorded
  • In some professions students are required to record curriculum hours for theory and practice in a programme 

Absence reporting mechanism

Students will be required to inform the placement and the placement office if they are off sick as per the mechanisms identified within the course / programme institutions.