This VCE VET program in laboratory skills is a general prevocational qualification aimed for inclusion as a school program (VCE or VCAL) and as an entry point into the industry. This course is designed to provide entry level technical training in laboratory skills across a range of industries.
It will also assist you in making an informed decision as to whether or not you would like to pursue a career within the science industry.
15 Nov 2019 at 01:00PM AEST
Part time: 2 years
VETDSS courses follow the same term structure as Secondary Schools
Wednesdays 1:30pm to 5:00pm
This course can only be completed as part of your secondary school studies in years 11 and 12. You must have approval of your school toenrol in this course
After successful completion, you may be eligible to progress to a MSL40118 – Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques, MSL50118 – Diploma of Laboratory Technology or Higher Education qualifications (degree or associate degree qualifications).
The MSL30118 – Certificate III in Laboratory Skills may lead you to apply for entry level employment as a sampler or tester or laboratory/field assistant.
On successful completion of this program, you will be eligible for:
The VCAA strongly recommends 80 hours of structured workplace learning (SWL) placement over the duration of the program.
Please contact your secondary school regarding fees for this program
Closed toe shoes are required at all times. Laboratory coats and personal protective equipment will be provided.
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