Sheridan College - Davis Campus

Chemical Laboratory Technician

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Program Information

School:Sheridan College - Davis Campus
Faculty:Faculty of Applied Science & Technology
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
Chemical Technology/Technician
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other
Chemical Engineering, Other
Description:Sheridan's Chemical Laboratory Technician diploma provides students to work in excellent facilities with many of todays current technology. Students will be able to work with these new technologies by getting hands-on experience in the lab as well as apply theory from the chemical sciences.

Environmental services, energy, health care, are all rapidly growing sectors that rely on chemical analysis and research – and they all have one thing in common; they need laboratory technician college graduates with specialized skills for the chemical lab. The Chemical Lab Technician diploma program begins with a solid academic foundation with courses in organic and inorganic chemistry, calculus and advanced science. Once in the workforce, the duties of graduates may include: analyzing samples, preparing samples and solutions, making and purifying chemicals, and technical sales for laboratory equipment and supplies.
URL:Chemical Laboratory Technician at Sheridan College - Davis Campus
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,422

Fee indicated is for the first two academic terms.
Careers:Chemical Technologists and TechniciansBiological Technologists and Technicians

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Chemistry 
  •  Grade11 Mathematics 

Applicants must have completed their Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent. Applicants must also have one Grade 12 English (ENG4C or ENG4U), one of Grade 11 (U) or Grade 12 Chemistry (C), and Grade 12 Mathematics for College Technology (MCT4C) or Grade 11 Functions (MCF3M) or Grade 11 Functions and Relations (MCR3U) or any Grade 12 (U) mathematics course. Eligible applicants will be selected on the basis of previous academic achievement (the average of their six highest senior-level credits, including required courses).

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on March 22, 2017