Certificate III in Laboratory Skills

Alan Bartlett Consulting Pty Ltd

This qualification is part of the Laboratory Operations Training Package. It covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a limited range of laboratory operations and is the entry level qualification required for laboratory personnel across all industry sectors. Laboratory technicians perform straightforward laboratory work. They follow set procedures and recipes, and apply well developed technical skills and basic scientific knowledge. They generally work inside a laboratory but may also perform technical tasks in the field or within production plants. They may perform a range of laboratory maintenance and office tasks. Instrument operators perform straightforward technical tasks to prepare and test samples using relevant procedures, Australian Standards and readily available advice. These tasks generally require close attention to detail and to the accuracy and precision of measurements. They may require the use of manual or semi-automated techniques.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education; Prerequisite units may apply to some electives.


13 units: 6 core; 7 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices; Communicate with other people; Plan and conduct laboratory/field work; Record and present data; Contribute to the achievement of quality objectives; Participate in laboratory/field workplace safety. Plus electives.

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Milton No info No
Established in 1997, Alan Bartlett Consulting Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation that provides workplace training in manufactured mineral products, process plant operations, laboratory operations, sampling and measuring, fitness, and skills for work and vocational pathways.

ABC Training and Consulting, (formally known as Alan Bartlett Consulting Pty Ltd), is now under the stewardship of Michael Staal and Nathan Baratta.

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