This is a one-year apprenticeship with 144 hours/4 credits of instruction broken into two aid code 10, lab-based courses. This training is aligned with the Department of Workforce Development-Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards.
Apprenticeship pairs on-the-job training with classroom instruction. This instruction provides the appropriate background knowledge and hands-on experience to perform entry-level support tasks including maintaining a clean and/or sterile work environment, working aseptically, working safely, working in collaborative teams, making solutions, and producing and maintaining proper documentation.
Laboratory coat and safety glasses; laboratory notebook; scientific calculator (approx. $50 total)
- 2,144 hours (approximately one year)
- 2,000 hours of on-the-job learning
- 144 hours of related instruction
Biotechnology Lab Support Assistant classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:
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