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Certificate III in Laboratory Skills

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Take a closer look at a laboratory career.. With a Certificate III in Laboratory Skills you will gain skills in maintaining a laboratory, routine sampling and testing, recording data, and using laboratory computing programs.

Key details

Degree Type
Certificate
Duration
2 semesters full-time
Course Code
MSL30118
Intake Months
Jan

About this course

Take a closer look at a laboratory career..

With a Certificate III in Laboratory Skills you will gain skills in maintaining a laboratory, routine sampling and testing, recording data, and using laboratory computing programs. You will also learn how to prepare cultures, perform sterile techniques and assist with field work.

The work of technical assistants involves similar tasks within one scientific discipline with occasional peak periods and some interruptions. They work under the direction and regular supervision of senior technical staff, laboratory or quality managers, or scientific/medical personnel. The work of technical assistants is normally subject to frequent progress and quality checks, and generally work in a team and may have responsibility for their own work outputs.

Half price fees apply!

Study locations

Geraldton

Career pathways

Job opportunities include:

  • Air Quality Sampler
  • Quarry Aggregates Sampler
  • Dairy Food Laboratory Assistant
  • Food Laboratory Assistant
  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Pathology Laboratory
  • Food Laboratory Technical Officer

For more information about job and career pathways, visit JobOutlook

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Please note: This list is a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.