Chemical Laboratory Analysis
Program Code: (International) Length of Program: Two-Year Awarded Upon Completion: Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Term 1 LAQ-1004 Analytical Chemistry LAQ-1104 Normative Standards I LAQ-1206 Laboratory I MTH-1703 Laboratory Mathematics I JSS-1001 Job Search and Success Term 2 LAQ-2004 Analytical Chemistry II LAQ-2104 Normative Standards II LAQ-2206 Laboratory II MTH-2703 Laboratory Mathematics II Academic Break Academic Break Term 3 LAQ-3003 Analytical Chemistry III LAQ-3103 Normative Standards III LAQ-3206 Laboratory III MTH-3703 Laboratory Mathematics III PHL-1253 Leadership and Critical Decision Making Term 4 LAQ-4004 Analytical Chemistry IV Laboratory Analyzers LAQ-4103 Laboratory Standards IV - ISO 14000 LAQ-4203 Laboratory IV QEM-3104 Sigma Process Improvement Techniques LAQ-4403 Capstone Project Analytical Research

This Ontario College Graduate Certificate program focuses on chemical and environment laboratory analysis and provides career opportunities in laboratory-related occupations in a multitude of different industries and sectors.

The program curriculum combines elements from industrial analytical chemistry and environmental testing while at the same time equipping students with the skills to design, implement, maintain and improve a quality management industrial laboratory. Courses will place emphasis on a combination of technical and management skills in quality control and assurance, data analysis, and instrumentation control and usage.

Students with existing university undergraduate education in chemistry, biology, environmental engineering or pharmacy have the opportunity to utilize their previous theoretical learning to an applied, practical industrial laboratory and research-related setting following national and international standards.

Admission Requirements

A university degree in Science, Pharmacy or Engineering with appropriate preparation in Math and Chemistry

Employment Opportunities

Career positions include, but are not limited to, analytical technician, biochemistry technician, biological lab technician, chemical analyst or lab technician, formulation technician, pilot plant technician, quality control technician, validation and documentation technician,and laboratory services following ISO 17025 standards.

For information about post-graduate work eligibility for international students, please review the Post-Graduate Work Permit Program information.

Tuition Fees

Please visit the international tuition fee section for individual program fees. For more information regarding tuition, please contact or 519-542-7751 ext 3018.