The Certificate III in Pathology Assistance is the recognised qualification to become a Laboratory Assistant.
Demand for qualified pathology staff is growing across hospitals, medical centres, and general practice. You'll put your analytical and research skills into practice, and train with the latest equipment and technology.
This course is offered as a dual qualification with the Certificate III in Pathology Collection HLT37215. You will be enrolled into both courses.
Training package entry requirements
There are no Training Package entry requirements for this qualification.
GOTAFE preferred entry requirements
Before being accepted into the course you must:
This course prepares you to work in Pathology in a range of roles. Roles you may be eligible for include:
Working in this industry may involve shift work, split shifts and home visits.
Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.
You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:
Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:
Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.