Pathology Courses

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Pathology Courses

Pathologists and phlebotomists extract tissue and blood samples then examine them in the laboratory. They need technical skills in tissue extraction, sampling and laboratory work, as well as an advanced knowledge of electrocardiography (ECG), Holter monitoring, administration, infection controls, and customer service.

These nationally recognised qualifications are ideal for anyone working at the pathology clinic or in the lab. Whether you’re an allied health assistant supporting the pathologist or a senior lab technician, these courses are designed to expand your career prospects.

Job Pathways

Here are some potential career pathways within pathology. Click on the occupation for information on the course you should enrol in to start your journey.

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Sourced from The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and MySkills.gov.au.


Popular Courses

There are 3 courses available for people who want a career in Pathology. These are the most popular courses.

HLT37415 Certificate III in Pathology Assistance

Get the skills you need to work in a pathology lab with the Certificate III in Pathology Assistance (HLT37415). This nationally recognised training qualification will teach you how to receive, prepare and dispatch pathology specimens as well as prepare culture media and perform basic tests. Gradu...

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HLT37215 Certificate III in Pathology Collection

The Certificate III in Pathology Collection (HLT37215) is a hands-on qualification that prepares you for work in a pathology unit or testing centre. Over 6 months you will learn how to collect blood and other pathology samples — then prepare, record and despatch for testing. Choose electives from...

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HLTPAT002 Perform Venous Blood Collections

HLTPAT002 Perform Venous Blood Collections is a nationally recognised training course that teaches you how to collect blood samples using venous blood collection. The course covers: preparing clients for blood collection, assembling equipment, drawing blood, ensuring the comfort and safety of the...

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