Chemical Lab Technician

International

Program Information

The Chemical Laboratory Technician program will produce technically skilled problem solvers with well-developed communication skills. Graduates will be prepared to assume entry-level positions in a variety of industrial, government or consulting organizations. The course of study includes hands on introductions to Laboratory Analyzers, Organic Synthesis and Biochemical and Microbiological techniques as well as an overview of key underlying theoretical principles.

Device Requirements

This program requires a mobile device (laptop or tablet).

Students entering this program are entering a Mobile Learning - Class+ Experience program. The Class+ Experience is exclusive to Lambton College, where technology inspires learning. Mobile devices allow students to experience learning both inside and outside the classroom, integrating educational apps and tools into class activities. See device requirements.


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Admission Requirements

O.S.S.D or equivalent with:
Grade 12 Mathematics
Grade 12 English
Grade 11 or 12 Chemistry
Grade 11 or 12 Biology (Recommended)

At the discretion of the International Office, applicants without Grade 12 Mathematics may be considered for admission on the basis of their chemistry and biology. Those admitted will be required to take one additional mathematics course concurrently during their first academic term.

English Language Requirements

IELTS (International English Language Testing Score) of 6.0 with no individual bands less than 5.5.

Meeting the minimum English requirements does not guarantee admission. Students with higher English proficiency scores will receive priority in the admission assessment process.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this program can calibrate, operate, and maintain laboratory equipment. Assist in the setup and conduct of chemical and biological tests and experiments. Assist in developing and conducting sampling and data analysis. Record and compile experimental or analytical results for later interpretation.

Chemical Laboratory Technicians are employed in food and beverage production, petrochemical processing, pharmaceutical production, cosmetics production, natural product and vitamin processing, federal and provincial government inspection labs, and research lab.


International Education
Any questions or inquiries please e-mail:
international@lambtoncollege.ca


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