Preclinical and Clinical Information for Health and Nursing

Preclinical Requirements

Continuing Education Health and Nursing students wishing to complete clinical courses must successfully complete a number of preclinical requirements in the term prior to registering for a clinical course. You will register for the appropriate preclinical course and then login to MyCanvas to access PrePlacement clearance. There you will find all the information needed to complete the Preclinical requirements.

Preplacement/Clinical Service (HLTH10223) is ONLY available to students registered in a Continuing Education (Health and Nursing) program. 

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Questions regarding this course should be directed to cehealth [at] (cehealth[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)

Clinical Requirements

Each clinical placement will have a variety of requirements that must be met prior to the student attending the clinical site. These will include:

  • successful completion of all theory courses
  • completion of Preplacement/Clinical Service course (HLTH10223)


  • You must complete and submit your clinical application prior to the term in which you plan on completing the clinical
  • Clinical experiences may be completed in your own community provided suitable clinical units are available and willing to take students
  • At times, due to excessive placement demands on agencies, placements may not be achievable in the term requested
  • Failure to attend clinical placement after confirmation will result in a fee of $150
  • Exclusion from clinical may be approved via the PLAR process. Contact the PLAR Office at 905-575-2395 or plar [at] (plar[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)