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Lab Technician

Level 4 Diploma | FREE "Phlebotomy Course" & "Exclusive Booklet" | 24/7 Tutor Support| Exam Included | Lifetime Access

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9 hours
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10 CPD hours / points
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  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
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  • Certificate of completion available to purchase separately

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***Limited Time OFFER: Get FREE Phlebotomy Course with this Lab Technician Course***

Discover what it takes to be a lab technician and assemble skills and knowledge of laboratory studies with the Lab Technician Course’s help. Gather a profound understanding of lab technician topic to implement your learnings in the right direction. With this Lab Technician Course, gain step by step guidance of laboratory studies to thrive in any relatable fields. The Lab Technician Course is your ultimate guide to attain a-z information on laboratory studies.

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As you go through the Lab Technician Course, mark out the instructive details that you will attain from this lab technician course and consider a job is completed. This lab technician course is a complete package of know-it-all. It will start teaching with the basics like using a microscope and ending with more detailed learning. As you go through the lab technician extensive course, you will learn about medical laboratory services, solutions used in clinical/medical laboratory solutions, sterilisation, disinfection and decontamination, basic haematology, basic immunology, and immunohematology.

***There is an Exclusive Booklet in the "Resource" section that will help you understand the course better.***

This Lab Technician Course is specially designed for learners who have a science background and are interested in pursuing a career as a lab technician. This Lab Technician course will be a great start if you want to get a heads-up of what this career path holds for you in future.

The Lab Technician Course ensures a better understanding of laboratory studies. Taking this lab technician course will polish your learnings and hold a more excellent value on your resume to experience a better opportunity in the relatable fields. Now it’s time for you to grasp the opportunity and get started immediately.

Enrol now in this Lab Technician Course and secure your best learning opportunity.

Learning Benefits of Lab Technician Course:

After completing the beneficial Lab Technician Course, you will have an in-depth understanding of the following topics-

  • Medical laboratory services
  • The solutions used in clinical/medical laboratory
  • Sterilisation, disinfection and decontamination
  • Basic haematology
  • Basic haemostasis (coagulation)
  • Basic immunology and immunohematology
  • urinalysis
  • Basic clinical chemistry
  • Basic clinical microbiology
  • Basic parasitology
  • Laboratory accidents and safety

Why choose Lab Technician Course?

  • 100% online program
  • No time limits. learn at your own pace.
  • Expert Instructors/Professional Trainers
  • A multinational student base
  • Video lessons
  • Further reading where necessary
  • Up-to-date curriculum and effective guidelines.
  • CPD Accredited Certification.
  • Instant Digital Certificate (Hardcopy available on-demand)


10 CPD hours / points
Accredited by CPD Qualification Standards

Course media



****Course Curriculum ****

***Lab Technician Course***

Module 01: Lab Technician - Introduction to the Course

  • Lab Technician - Introduction to Laboratory Technician
  • Lab Technician - Is a Laboratory
  • Lab Technician - What Is Clinical Laboratory
  • Lab Technician - Types of Clinical Laboratories
  • Lab Technician - Skills and Knowledge Required as a Laboratory Technician
  • Lab Technician - Roles and Responsibilities of Laboratory Technician

Module 02: Lab Technician - Medical Laboratory Services

  • Lab Technician - Role of Medical Laboratory Services
  • Lab Technician - Major Roles of a Medical Laboratory Technologist
  • Lab Technician - Rules & Regulations of Medical Laboratory
  • Lab Technician - Departments within the Laboratory
  • Lab Technician - International Laboratory Quality Standards
  • Lab Technician - Organisational Chart of a Typical Hospital Laboratory
  • Lab Technician - Accreditation of Laboratory
  • Lab Technician - Medical-Legal Issues

Module 03: Lab Technician - Laboratory Equipment (Part-01)

  • Lab Technician - Introduction to Laboratory Equipment
  • Lab Technician - General Labware
  • Lab Technician - Types and Functions of Labware
  • Lab Technician - Care and Cleaning of Labware
  • Lab Technician - Safety Precautions

Module 04: Lab Technician - Laboratory Equipment (Part-02)

  • Lab Technician - Common Laboratory Equipment
  • Lab Technician - Autoclaves
  • Lab Technician - Laboratory Balances
  • Lab Technician - pH Meters
  • Lab Technician - Temperature-Controlled Units
  • Lab Technician - Refrigerators
  • Lab Technician - Safety Cabinets and Fume Hoods

Module 05: Lab Technician - Microscope and How to Use it

  • Lab Technician - What is Microscope?
  • Lab Technician - Types of Microscopes
  • Lab Technician - Parts of the Microscopes
  • Lab Technician - Using the Microscope
  • Lab Technician - Electron Microscope
  • Lab Technician - Care and Cleaning of the Microscope

Module 06: Lab Technician - Solutions Used in Clinical/Medical Laboratory

  • Lab Technician - Solutions, Solute and Solvent
  • Lab Technician - Percent Solutions
  • Lab Technician - Molar Solutions
  • Lab Technician - Normal Solutions
  • Lab Technician - Staining Solutions
  • Lab Technician - Standard Solution
  • Lab Technician - Buffer Solution
  • Lab Technician - Dilution of Solution
  • Lab Technician - Guide to Chemical Grades

Module 07: Lab Technician - Sterilisation, Disinfection and Decontamination

  • Lab Technician - Definition of Sterilisation
  • Lab Technician - Methods of Sterilisation
  • Lab Technician - Decontamination- Sterilisation and Disinfection
  • Lab Technician - Chemical Disinfection
  • Lab Technician - Types of Disinfectant
  • Lab Technician - Spillage Disinfection

Module 08: Lab Technician - Basic Haematology

  • Lab Technician - Basic Haematology
  • Lab Technician - The Circulatory System
  • Lab Technician - Composition of Blood
  • Lab Technician - Origin of Blood Cells
  • Lab Technician - Haematology Diseases
  • Lab Technician - Hemoglobin
  • Lab Technician - Red Blood Cell and White Blood Cell Count
  • Lab Technician - Platelet Count

Module 09: Lab Technician - Basic Haemostasis (Coagulation)

  • Lab Technician - Haemostasis
  • Lab Technician - Principles of Haemostasis
  • Lab Technician - Control Mechanism in Haemostasis
  • Lab Technician - Disorder of Haemostasis
  • Lab Technician - Prothrombin Time
  • Lab Technician - Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time

Module 10: Lab Technician - Basic Immunology and Immunohematology

  • Lab Technician - Immunology
  • Lab Technician - Immunology in the Clinical Laboratory
  • Lab Technician - The Immune System
  • Lab Technician - Immunoglobulins
  • Lab Technician - Disease Involving the Immune System
  • Lab Technician - Tests for Human Chronic Gonadotropin
  • Lab Technician - Immunohematology
  • Lab Technician - ABO Grouping
  • Lab Technician - Rh Typing

Module 11: Lab Technician - Urinalysis

  • Lab Technician - The Urinary System
  • Lab Technician - Diseases of the Kidneys
  • Lab Technician - Urine Collection and Processing
  • Lab Technician - Physical Examination of Urine
  • Lab Technician - Chemical Examination of Urine

Module 12: Lab Technician - Basic Clinical Chemistry

  • Lab Technician - Analytes Commonly Tested in Chemistry Profiles
  • Lab Technician - Types of Blood Specimens for Chemical Analysis
  • Lab Technician - Collecting and Processing Blood Specimens
  • Lab Technician - Chemistry Instrumentation
  • Lab Technician - Blood Glucose and Hemoglobin A1c
  • Lab Technician - Blood Cholesterol and Triglycerides
  • Lab Technician - Electrolytes

Module 13: Lab Technician - Basic Clinical Microbiology

  • Lab Technician - Microbiology
  • Lab Technician - Key Terms in Microbiology
  • Lab Technician - Bacteriology Specimen Collection and Processing
  • Lab Technician - Infection Prevention in Healthcare Settings

Module 14: Lab Technician - Basic Parasitology

  • Lab Technician - Parasitology
  • Lab Technician - Organisms Parasitic for Humans
  • Lab Technician - Collecting and Processing Specimens for Parasite Detection
  • Lab Technician - Blood Smears for Parasite Detection

Module 15: Lab Technician - Laboratory Accidents and Safety

  • Lab Technician - Chemical Hazards
  • Lab Technician - Electrical Hazards
  • Lab Technician - Fire Hazards
  • Lab Technician - Glassware Hazards
  • Lab Technician - Infectious Waste
  • Lab Technician - Final Decontamination of Waste Materials
  • Lab Technician - Basic First-Aid Procedures

Module 16: Lab Technician - Quality Assurance

  • Lab Technician - Quality Assurance in the Clinical Laboratory
  • Lab Technician - The Importance of Quality Assurance
  • Lab Technician - Quality Improvement
  • Lab Technician - QC Terminology
  • Lab Technician - Erroneous Samples
  • Lab Technician - Specificity and Sensitivity
  • Lab Technician - Efficiency
  • Lab Technician - The Steps of the Quality Assurance Programme


After completing all the modules of this Lab Technician Course, your learning will be assessed by an automated multiple-choice based exam. You may choose to participate in a Mock Exam before attending the course completion Final Exam with no extra cost.


Now you can get the Course Completion Certificate of Lab Technician Course from Skill Up at a 50% reduced price. The PDF version is for only £4.5 (Previously £9) and the Hard Copy is for only £7.5 (Previously £15), while both versions will cost you £12 (Previously £24) only.

Who is this course for?

Lab Technician

Existing professionals or newbies who work in this field can amplify their skills & knowledge of this topic with our accredited Lab Technician Course, and it could make all the difference in escalating your career graph.

We know what Modern Online Learners are looking for – flexibility and accessibility. All of our courses are crafted and designed with those two words in mind. Grab a smart device or log in to your desktop to access our premium course contents. Don’t worry, our expert tutors and student assistants will be there for round the clock.

If you desire to learn and climb the ladder of success with your learning, we won’t ask for any specific prior education or experience. Enrol now in Lab Technician Course and start your learning journey.


The Lab Technician Course is open to anyone above 16 without any formal requirement. There are no specific requirements for enrolling in the Lab Technician Course because no prior knowledge or experience is required. All you need is a passion for learning, decent command of the English language, numeracy and IT skills to pursue this phlebotomy course.

This Lab Technician Course is very flexible. Learn online from any internet-enabled device, including your computer, tablet or smartphone. Study when it suits you and complete the Lab Technician course at your own pace.

Career path

Lab Technician Course

  • Medical/Clinical Lab Technician
  • Histotechnician
  • Pathology Assistant
  • Nuclear Medicine Technician
  • Anesthesia Technician

The average salary in the United Kingdom for the above positions is usually between £15,000 to £40,000 per annum.

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Will asked:

What is the duration of this lab technician course and how can i enrol in it?


Dear Will, Thank you for your question. The duration of the course is 9 hours. However, you will have one year of access to the course and you can complete the course at your own pace & time. To enrol in this course, you have to purchase the course. After purchasing, you will be given login details with which you can start learning. Thanks.

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Omaima asked:

How much does the certificate cost?


Hello Omaima, Thank you for your question. The price of the PDF certificate is £4.5, and the Hard Copy is for only £7.5, while both versions will cost you only £12. Thanks.

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Maria asked:

Can I study with my mobile?


Hello Maria, Thank you for your question. Yes, you can do the course using your mobile. Thanks.

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