MSL30118 Certificate III in Laboratory Skills

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Course Overview

The Certificate III in Laboratory Skills (MSL30118) is the nationally recognised qualification you need to work as a laboratory technician or field assistant across a range of industries (mining, food technology, manufacturing, health). Over 18 months you will learn how to plan and carry out lab work, obtain samples, use and calibrate lab equipment, record and present data — as well as the fundamentals of lab safety and maintenance.

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Accreditation

Nationally recognised training

Average duration

18 months

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Food Tester$960 weekly pay
Laboratory Attendant$960 weekly pay
Laboratory Technician$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Medical Laboratory Technician$1,150 weekly pay
Pathology Assistant$1,150 weekly pay
Pathology Collector$1,050 weekly pay
Phlebotomist$1,050 weekly pay

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

Benefits of Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.

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