Student Medical Laboratory Technician Programme 2015

PathCare is offering the Latest Student Medical Laboratory Technician Programme 2015 for Medical Students in South Africa. The PathCare Training Jobs and Career Opportunities usually remain vacant / available, where you can optimize your skills and experience in short span of time. The Student Medical Laboratory Technician 2015 Training Programme in South Africa will boost your experience and provide you valuable experience in the medical field.

It is pertinent to mention here that you may get better Medical Jobs at PathCare after completing the Laboratory Technician Training Programme 2015. The Laboratory Technician Jobs and Career Offers usually remain available in South Africa, and you may also get these jobs after successful completion of Training Programme.

PathCare Jobs and Careers may also be availed by the successful candidates with training certificate. So the interested candidates can have a look on the details of Medical Training Jobs before sbumitting their online application for Job at Pathcare, South Africa.

Student medical Laboratory Technician Programme 2015 at Pathcare, South Africa

PathCare Academy is offering training programmes for Student Medical Laboratory Technicians commencing in 2015

The Student Medical Laboratory Technician (SMLT) programme is a two-year programme in which suitable candidates from within and outside of PathCare are recruited to undergo training to become Qualified Medical Laboratory Technicians in Clinical Pathology or Histology. While South Africa is experiencing a shortage of qualified medical technologists, this qualification is one means to help bridge the gap. As rapid technological advances take place, the pathology industry envisages the need for more suitably qualified laboratory technicians and PathCare provides the opportunity for individuals to enter this environment.

The programme is run along similar lines to a learnership in which the students have theory and practical study in training rooms and rotations through various laboratories for practical work respectively. The subjects studied by those students wanting to become Clinical Pathology Technicians are Anatomy and Physiology, Safety in the Laboratory, Medical Ethics, Chemical Pathology, Haematology and Microbiology. Histology is also studied by those interested in qualifying as Histology Technicians. The students also undergo training in using our Laboratory Information System, Meditech. The trainers and supervisors are all qualified registered medical practitioners.

The competitive selection process will include: screening of applications and academic results, written proficiency tests and panel interviews.

The theoretical component of the training will take place at the PathCare Academy in Cape Town. Length of time in Cape Town is approximately 8 months in total but this may vary. Students gain practical experience at various PathCare laboratories across South Africa. All accommodation costs, while in Cape Town and other locations, is the responsibility of the student.

On completion of the programme successful students will be eligible to apply for permanent positions at PathCare locations across the country.

Requirements / Eligibility Criteria

  • Grade 12 Mathematics and Science/Biology

Desired Competencies and Abilities:

  • Read, write and speak English fluently
  • Read, write and understand basic Afrikaans
  • Work effectively as part of a team and independently
  • Work under pressure and study rigorously
  • Possess a well developed work ethic
  • Willing to collect and/or process blood and body products
  • Provide excellent service and be responsive to customer needs
  • Work shifts and after hours as required

How to Apply for PathCare Jobs / Vacancies / Student Medical Laboratory Technician Training Programme 2015

Click here to download the application from. The completed application form (with documents attached) is to be hand delivered to The PathCare Academy, 1 Birmingham Street, N1 City, Goodwood, Cape Town or posted to  PathCare Academy, P.O. Box 13406, N1 City, Goodwood, 7460

Closing Date: Tuesday  21 October 2014 at 17:00

All fields are to be completed. If your form is incomplete your application will not be considered

DO NOT include a CV. All information we require at this stage should be filled in on this application form.

The following documents must accompany your application:

  • Certified copy of your ID
  • Certified copy of your final Grade 12 certificate (If you are currently in Grade 12 please supply a copy of your June report with results)
  • Certified copy of results from any tertiary studies whether the course is complete or incomplete
  • Two completed personal recommendations (Pg 7/8) one should be from your teacher/lecturer and the other from your manager/supervisor.

If you comply with the eligibility criteria and other requirements provided by Pathcare, South Africa, you can apply online for the recently announced Training Programmes and Medical Jobs at Pathcare. If you have already done some Medical Training, then you can find other jobs at Pathcare by visiting their official site.

PathCare Cape Town, South Africa is one of the famous companies working since long. So if you are in search of a valuable training programme of learnership / internships, then you should join Pathcare Academy Cape Town for the recently announced Laboratory Technician Training Jobs 2015 to gain more better and valuable experience in Medical field of study.

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8 comments

  1. I have Chemicals Operations-NQF Level 2. I need apprenticeship or i can be general worker in chemical company. My contact number is 0827344932/0739141964.Im residing in Durban at uMlazi Township,ill be happy to hear from you.

  2. My daughter is currently in grade 12 at the Deutsche Shule in Johannesburg. She has had pure math and science up until grade 10. She currently has math literacy and biology as subjects and is interested in the Student Medical Laboratory programme. She is aware that the requirements for the programme is maths, science/biology. Is there perhaps a bridging course that she can do in order to qualify for entry into this programme. My contact number is 011 636 1983 or 073 228 0421. Feedback will be greatly appreciated.

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  4. Lawrence. Agboola

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  5. When are the application sources available for Student Medical Lab Technicians 2016?

  6. I have s1 to s3 in biotechnology n interested in the student medical laboratory programme and if there are any internships available please contact me on 0738615476 live in sebokeng,were can I find the application forms for 2016,

  7. I would like to know when the internships for 2017 will be available

  8. When will internships for 2017 be available?

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