Apprenticeship - Laboratory Technicians - Level 3

Includes HNC in Applied Biology or Applied Chemistry

This Apprenticeship is ideal for anyone interested in working in a laboratory setting. Laboratory technicians support scientists and help carry out tests, research and investigations. As a laboratory technician you could work across a range of industries and be involved in activities ranging from developing new products and diagnosing diseases to measuring pollution levels.

During your Apprenticeship you will train as a junior laboratory technician and learn practical scientific skills although the nature of your work will depend on your employer.

How will I be assessed?

Your knowledge and practical skills will be assessed both at College and in the workplace throughout your Apprenticeship, as well as in the End Point Assessment.

What do I need?

  • BTEC Level 3 in Science with passes and merits and GCSEs at grade C or above in English Language, Maths and possibly Science

Where can it take me?

  • Halesowen College - HND Applied Biology or Applied Chemistry
  • Careers - in a research laboratory, hospital laboratory or within an educational establishment

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