Anderson College - Missisauga

Label Label Label

Medical Laboratory Assistant/Technician

Anderson College - Missisauga

Field of Study:Medical Staff Services Technology/Technician


The Medical Laboratory Assistant / Technician diploma program provides both strong theoretical and practical teaching instruction in a newly designed, state-of-the-art laboratory on site. With this combination of instruction, the students obtain a strong basis to prepare for the challenges of a career in the healthcare field. The program provides a well-rounded combination of lectured instruction with hands on laboratory work on which to grow and learn, including a 4-week clinical placement

The National Academy is proud of the strong relationships with hospitals, private labs and companies alike; we are proud to locate these placements on the students' behalf so they are able to concentrate on their academics throughout the 8 months at the National Academy of Health & Business. This diploma program has been approved by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities and the Ontario Society of Medical Technologists (O.S.M.T).


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    The prerequisites for this program include passing a timed entrance exam, an immunization report, and a current police record assessment. As well, diploma programs will require an Ontario Secondary School graduation diploma or equivalent. If 18 years of age or older, you may qualify as a mature student. Mature students must obtain a passing grade on a literacy and general aptitude assessment. The National Academy of Health & Business also accepts students based on previous education, work experience and evaluation tests. All applicants will be assessed individually.

    * 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 July 17, 2012