Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Medical Laboratory Assistant

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Program Information

School:Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Faculty:Saskatoon Campus
Degree:Certificate
Field of Study:Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant
Description:Medical Laboratory Assistant is an applied certificate program. You will learn how to collect specimens from patients and initially process and prepare specimens for analysis. You will develop data entry skills and learn how to perform clerical and reception services, and basic laboratory procedures. Graduates are eligible to write the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) Medical Laboratory Assistant certification examination.
URL:Medical Laboratory Assistant at Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Length:21 Week(s)

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Standard First Aid and CPR HeartSaver 'C' AED or equivalent are required prior to entry into the clinical practicum. Accepted applicants may be required to provide evidence of a criminal records check prior to entering the practicum component of the program. At the discretion of the practicum agency, you may be declined access to a clinical or work placement based on the contents of the criminal records check. The cost of the criminal records check is your responsibility.

    * 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 May 12, 2015