Laboratory assistant/technician, Technical assistant/officer, Research assistant/officer
Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.
Qualifications & Skills Covered
Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques
Learn how to work effectively in a laboratory. This course covers performing laboratory procedures including tissue culture, microbiological tests, histological tests, calibration and maintenance of test equipment, solution preparation and standardisation, quality requirements and data analysis. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 5 core units and 10 elective units.
Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.
of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.
* 2019 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings