Medical Laboratory Assistant/Technician Diploma

Program Highlights

  • Graduate in just 12 months
  • Take part in a 225-hour inclusive field-related placement that provides real-world experience in a real work environment
  • Be prepared to write the Medical Laboratory Professionals’ Association of Ontario (MLPAO) Certification Examination

Our Medical Laboratory Assistant/Technician diploma program combines theory, practical skills and an intensive field-related practicum to prepare you for a career path as a vital and valued member of any medical laboratory team. In just one year, you’ll be ready to explore employment opportunities in hospitals, clinics, research facilities and more.

You will learn to prep patients for cardiac studies, collect patient specimens, set up ECG’s, conduct routine medical laboratory tests, set up, clean and maintain equipment, log patient samples and performing quality assurance. You will gain a strong knowledge of ECG fundamentals anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, laboratory safety, microbiology and more. An intensive, 225-hour work placement gives you the opportunity to put your skills and training into practice, giving you the confidence, insight and experience you need to succeed in the future.

Use our online form to learn more about our Medical Laboratory Assistant/Technician diploma program. Find out how CTS Canadian Career College can help you launch a whole new career!

The CTS Canadian Career College Advantage

Be career-ready in one year or less

Our accelerated, skills-focused programs prepare you for a new career path in as little as 12 months! That means you can transition quickly from the classroom into the workforce.

Student and career services

Our extensive services include academic success plans, support services referrals, resume writing assistance, mock job interviews and more.

Maintain your school/work/life balance

Our compressed learning day leaves you ample time for your everyday work, family and other daily commitments.

Gain updated, relevant skills & training

We continually update our courses to reflect and teach the in-demand skills that today’s employers are looking for.

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