Apply for Approval as a Practicum Preceptor (Supervisor)

This sounds like a great opportunity. How do I get started?

If you meet the criteria outlined and you would like to be considered as a practicum Preceptor (Supervisor) for a GCAP student(s), please complete the following steps. Applying for approval does not obligate you to take on supervision of a practicum student.

  1. Complete the Practicum Organization Application Form if the organization is not already approved. If unsure, contact and we will check for you.
  2. If the practicum Organization is already approved, or above form has been submitted, complete the Practicum Preceptor Application Form. Please note that you are required attach your CV to this application.

    Upon approval of your Practicum Preceptor Application form, you will be added to Typhon and emailed your Preceptor Log-in Information. Please check your junk folder in the event a spam filter redirects this email.

    Typhon has been chosen by Athabasca University to assist in managing and tracking Master of Counselling practicum student and Preceptor information. This is your portal to maintain your personal Preceptor profile as well as review/approve student practicum activity logs complete evaluations of students you supervise.

Because of the distributed delivery format of the GCAP program, Practicum Preceptors (Supervisors) must also meet our minimum hardware and software requirements and have regular access to email and Internet.