Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques

National ID: MSL40118
State ID: BDV3
Qualification level: Certificate IV

Course is available at the following locations

Private
LTT Group Pty Ltd

This qualification is delivered by LTT Group Pty Ltd (RTO 51621) and builds technical ability in the use of laboratory application software, maintaining and controlling stock, performing chemical tests, and more. This qualification can be delivered in the workplace under a traineeship arrangement or in our purpose-built classrooms under the Priority Industry Training Program.

Mode of delivery: Blended - Online/Face to Face at the workplace and classroom

Course description

This qualification is delivered by LTT Group Pty Ltd (RTO 51621) and builds technical ability in the use of laboratory application software, maintaining and controlling stock, performing chemical tests, and more. This qualification can be delivered in the workplace under a traineeship arrangement or in our purpose-built classrooms under the Priority Industry Training Program.

Mode of delivery: Blended - Online/Face to Face at the workplace and classroom

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Public
Central Regional TAFE

<h3>Get your lab career exactly where you want it.</h3>
<p>This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to work as a technical assistant, technician or instrument operator. You will learn about quality control, performance of instrumental and non-instrumental tests, standardisation and the use of solutions.</p>
<p>Although technical officers generally work in a laboratory, they often work closely with personnel in other teams within a section of the workplace. They may liaise with suppliers to troubleshoot product non-conformance at the direction of laboratory supervisors or managers, or gather information on non-conformance and events that may lead to the modification of workplace procedures. They may also demonstrate methods to others and train them to collect samples and conduct basic tests reliably. The work of technical officers involves frequent peak periods and interruptions.</p>
<p>Successful completion can lead to job opportunities in a range of relevant fields including pathology, manufacturing, environmental testing, mining, and biotechnology.</p>
<h4>Half price fees apply! </h4>

Course description

<h3>Get your lab career exactly where you want it.</h3>
<p>This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to work as a technical assistant, technician or instrument operator. You will learn about quality control, performance of instrumental and non-instrumental tests, standardisation and the use of solutions.</p>
<p>Although technical officers generally work in a laboratory, they often work closely with personnel in other teams within a section of the workplace. They may liaise with suppliers to troubleshoot product non-conformance at the direction of laboratory supervisors or managers, or gather information on non-conformance and events that may lead to the modification of workplace procedures. They may also demonstrate methods to others and train them to collect samples and conduct basic tests reliably. The work of technical officers involves frequent peak periods and interruptions.</p>
<p>Successful completion can lead to job opportunities in a range of relevant fields including pathology, manufacturing, environmental testing, mining, and biotechnology.</p>
<h4>Half price fees apply! </h4>

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Further develop your practical laboratory skills</h3>
<p>This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to work as a technical assistant, technician or instrument operator. You will learn about quality control, performance of instrumental and non-instrumental tests, standardisation and the use of solutions.</p>
<p>Your Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques is available via traineeship so you can <strong>earn while you learn</strong> and gain on the job skills that will stay with you for your entire career. Studying at North Metro TAFE will also expose you to our well equipped facilities and highly trained lecturers who'll give you the best shot at a career in science and laboratory operations.</p>
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Course description

<h3>Further develop your practical laboratory skills</h3>
<p>This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to work as a technical assistant, technician or instrument operator. You will learn about quality control, performance of instrumental and non-instrumental tests, standardisation and the use of solutions.</p>
<p>Your Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques is available via traineeship so you can <strong>earn while you learn</strong> and gain on the job skills that will stay with you for your entire career. Studying at North Metro TAFE will also expose you to our well equipped facilities and highly trained lecturers who'll give you the best shot at a career in science and laboratory operations.</p>
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South Metropolitan TAFE

<p>Build on your Certificate III in Laboratory Skills with units in quality control, performance of instrumental and non-instrumental tests, standardisation and use of solutions. This qualification will give you the skills to work as a technical assistant, technician or instrument operator.</p>
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<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 July 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee) </em>if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getskillsready">Find out more</a></strong>.</p>

Course description

<p>Build on your Certificate III in Laboratory Skills with units in quality control, performance of instrumental and non-instrumental tests, standardisation and use of solutions. This qualification will give you the skills to work as a technical assistant, technician or instrument operator.</p>
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<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 July 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee) </em>if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getskillsready">Find out more</a></strong>.</p>

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<p>This qualification reflects the role of workers who perform a range of laboratory techniques, including manual, semi-automated and fully automated, to collect and prepare samples in a laboratory. They conduct a wide range of basic, and limited range of specialist tests across a variety of industry sectors. Workers may be required to assist other personnel to solve technical problems and to adjust formulations and production mixes. They may also train them to collect samples and conduct basic tests reliably.</p>
<p>Workers have responsibility for their own outputs according to established procedures. Work is carried out according to established procedures often under the direction and supervision of laboratory or quality managers, or scientific/medical professionals. Work is normally subject to frequent progress and quality checks.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

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<p>This qualification reflects the role of workers who perform a range of laboratory techniques, including manual, semi-automated and fully automated, to collect and prepare samples in a laboratory. They conduct a wide range of basic, and limited range of specialist tests across a variety of industry sectors. Workers may be required to assist other personnel to solve technical problems and to adjust formulations and production mixes. They may also train them to collect samples and conduct basic tests reliably.</p>
<p>Workers have responsibility for their own outputs according to established procedures. Work is carried out according to established procedures often under the direction and supervision of laboratory or quality managers, or scientific/medical professionals. Work is normally subject to frequent progress and quality checks.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

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