This course is designed to address the shortage of Biomedical Scientist’s within the Histopathology department nationwide. This course is specifically for those without any background knowledge of histology and wishes to pursue a career in histopathology laboratory as a Medical Laboratory Assistant (MLA).
This course will equip you with the skills and techniques to work efficiently in the Histopathology laboratory. You will explore the core relevant biomedical subjects such as anatomy, physiology, laboratory calculation, literacy and numeracy, with teaching from expert scientists and medical doctors.
You will also develop your skills through intensive practical training in one of our specialised training centres.
Employability: Once you have successfully completed your training, our recruitment agency will be happy to start sending your CV out to the NHS and private laboratories nationwide based on your consent. The employability is very high as there is high demand for Biomedical Scientists (BMSs) and MLA nationwide. In addition, it Is a very rewarding career.
Accreditation: Our trainings are accredited by the CPD group in the United Kingdom.
Is this course for me?
This course will equip you with a transferable skills and wide range of knowledge of histological techniques. It is a sensible choice if your interest is in Biomedical Science or you want to work for the NHS to help people.
The course is also open to Biomedical Sciences students who wish to specialise in histopathology. The intensive practical would give them work experience that is required by laboratory managers.
This course is structured in 3 levels. Each level comprises of specialised modules;
• Basic Anatomy
• Laboratory calculation
• Laboratory Information Systems (LIS)
• Introductory to Histological techniques
• Written examination
• Health and Safety in histopathology laboratory I
• Theory and Practice of specimen reception I
• Tissue processing techniques I
• Embedding techniques I
• Microtomy I
• Theory and Practice of histological staining I
• Quality control I
• Theory and Practical Exam
• Health and Safety in histopathology laboratory II
• Theory and Practice of specimen reception II
• Theory and Practice of specimen dissection
• Tissue processing techniques II
• Embedding techniques II
• Microtomy II
• Theory and Practice of histological staining II
• Quality control II
• Theory and Practical Exam II
This accredited training will offer you the opportunity to apply for job in the NHS or private laboratories in the UK or abroad. The intensive practical will broaden your experience and increase your chances of securing a job.
The skills attained will not only be useful in laboratory-based biosciences, but also help you to develop general professional skills.
The duration of this training is 6 weeks; 10am-16:00pm
Individual levels cost £2000.00 each
Level 2/3: £3500.00
Full course fee: £5000.00
Contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org to check if you will be eligible for funding; loans/grants.
96 CPD Credits