Our Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques will provide you with the scientific and technical knowledge and skills needed to successfully perform key duties within a laboratory or laboratory-related workplace.
You’ll learn how to use basic equipment, safely handle chemicals and follow procedures.Upon completion of this course, you could go on to further study in laboratory techniques or pursue entry-level employment as a laboratory technician.
Timely VTAC applications close Thursday 30 September.
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On-campus: 12 months full-time or equivalent part-time; Workplace Training (Traineeship): minimum of 12 months to maximum of 3 years.
Hawthorn (March, August) - View application and start dates
- Part-time (day)
VTAC course code
Hawthorn (fee type determined by provider)
This is a nationally approved vocational course that is recognised throughout Australia.
Study this course for low-fee or free in 2021
You could have some or all your tuition fees covered in 2021 thanks to government initiative JobTrainer.
JobTrainer is available if you are 17-24 years or a job seeker of any age, impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19).
If you don't tick those boxes, you could still have a chance! There are other factors, too.
The best way to find out if you’re eligible is to apply.