Medical Lab Technician Program | Your Career Journey

Recognized Program Accreditation

Enroll in our Medical Lab Technician Program, recognized by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA). This accreditation signifies our program’s alignment with the educational standards required for success in the field.

Real-World Training Opportunities

Benefit from 480 hours of preceptorship training in a real-world environment. This practical experience allows you to apply your knowledge under professional guidance.

Program Curriculum Highlights

Our program covers various essential aspects of medical lab technology, ensuring you are well-prepared for a successful career. Here’s a breakdown of the key modules:

  1. Introduction to Medical Device Reprocessing: Understand your role, safety procedures, and WHMIS regulations.
  2. Medical and Basic Anatomy and Terminology: Learn medical terminology evolution and basic human anatomy.
  3. Microbiology: Explore microbiology concepts, bacterial growth conditions, and viral characteristics.
  4. Accountabilities and Professionalism in Health Care: Gain insight into legal responsibilities, client relationships, and quality improvement concepts.
  5. Assembly and Classification of Instruments: Familiarize yourself with instrument purpose, handling, and care procedures.

Medical Lab Technician Program

In-Depth Exploration of Program Modules

Introduction to Medical Device Reprocessing: In this module, you’ll delve into the core aspects of medical device reprocessing. Understand the pivotal role of a Medical Lab Technician in ensuring the safety and efficacy of medical devices. Familiarize yourself with WHMIS regulations and safety data sheets.

Medical and Basic Anatomy and Terminology: Embark on a journey through medical terminology and basic anatomy. Explore the evolution of medical language and its significance in healthcare communication. Dive into the intricacies of cellular structures, tissue types, organ systems, and their functions within the human body.

Microbiology: Unlock the secrets of microbiology in this comprehensive module. Learn about the history, concepts, and types of microorganisms. Understand the environmental conditions conducive to bacterial and viral growth. Gain insights into the role of microorganisms in health and disease.

Accountabilities and Professionalism in Health Care: Acquire a profound understanding of your professional responsibilities and ethical obligations in the healthcare industry. Explore concepts of total quality improvement, client relationship building, and the legal framework governing healthcare practices in Canada. Enhance your professionalism and accountability as a Medical Lab Technician.

Assembly and Classification of Instruments: Equip yourself with the knowledge of medical instruments and their classifications. Learn about instrument assembly, handling, and care protocols. Understand the temperature and humidity requirements of instrument storage areas. Master the skills necessary for efficient instrument management in laboratory settings.

Medical Lab Technician Program

In-Depth Modules for Comprehensive Learning

Decontamination and Disinfection
Delve into the critical realm of decontamination and disinfection procedures. Explore the essential elements of decontamination areas and operational protocols. Learn about staff safety requirements, disinfection techniques, and equipment maintenance. Acquire the expertise needed to maintain a sterile and safe laboratory environment.

Infection Control/Transmission
Gain a comprehensive understanding of infection control principles and practices. Explore the chain of transmission of infectious microorganisms and the significance of personal hygiene in preventing infection. Familiarize yourself with personal protective equipment (PPE) and its correct usage. Learn to implement infection prevention measures effectively in medical device reprocessing.

Through these comprehensive modules, the Medical Lab Technician Program equips you with the skills, knowledge, and expertise necessary for a successful career in the healthcare industry. Join us on this transformative journey and become a vital member of medical teams dedicated to enhancing patient care and safety.