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MSL40118 Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques

MSL40118 Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques

IntakeCampusStandard DurationApprenticeship DurationTraineeship Duration
2019 FebruaryGeelong CityFull-time: 12 Months

Intakes

Geelong City Campus: February

Course Duration

1 year

Cricos Code

098112D

Course Description

If you’re looking for hands-on science course that will make you job ready, our laboratory techniques course is ideal. The course will equip you to successfully enter the pathology, biotechnology, biological and environmental sector, or related science industries. The course teaches you the fundamental theory and practice in a variety of laboratory techniques. In addition to the technical skills, you also learn to apply quality, WHS and sustainability skills to the workplace. Areas of study include microbiology, chemistry, food testing, histology testing, data management and communication.

Work placement/industry experience

How often do I attend?

FT - 3 days per week | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday | 9:00am - 5:00pm

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Laboratory Assistant – in Industry
  • Laboratory Assistant – in a School
  • Laboratory Technician

Course Description

If you’re looking for hands-on science course that will make you job ready, our laboratory techniques course is ideal. The course will equip you to successfully enter the pathology, biotechnology, biological and environmental sector, or related science industries. The course teaches you the fundamental theory and practice in a variety of laboratory techniques. In addition to the technical skills, you also learn to apply quality, WHS and sustainability skills to the workplace. Areas of study include microbiology, chemistry, food testing, pathology testing, data management and communication.

Course Description

If you’re looking for hands-on science course that will make you job ready, our laboratory techniques course is ideal. The course will equip you to successfully enter the pathology, biotechnology, biological and environmental sector, or related science industries. The course teaches you the fundamental theory and practice in a variety of laboratory techniques. In addition to the technical skills, you also learn to apply quality, WHS and sustainability skills to the workplace. Areas of study include microbiology, chemistry, food testing, histology testing, data management and communication.

Work placement/industry experience

The Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques includes a 40 hour work placement program based on industry recommendation and organised by The Gordon.

Work placement/industry experience

How often do I attend?

Full time - 3 days a week

How often do I attend?

FT - 3 days per week | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday | 9:00am - 5:00pm

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Laboratory Assistant – in Industry
  • Laboratory Assistant – in a School
  • Laboratory Technician
Entrance Requirements
Important Dates
Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
Fees
How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study
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Date published: 16/01/2019 10:04:24 PM

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