What's it like to be a Laboratory Assistant?
Laboratory Assistants work with scientists and researchers, assisting during lab tests and experiments. They set up and prepare the experiments, and when the tests are completed they clean and maintain the lab.
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How to become a Laboratory Assistant
- Develop your practical skills and build foundational knowledge with a Certificate III in Laboratory Skills (MSL30118).
- Complete a Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques (MSL40118). This course will provide you with further skills to assist other laboratory personnel.
- Consider furthering your educating by undertaking a Bachelor of Science. It will take you 3 years to finish full-time, and you’ll need an appropriate ATAR or to apply for alternative entry.
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