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Science - Science Laboratory Technician Level 2 at Kirklees College, Dewsbury Centre

Course description

The science laboratory technician study programme will provide an introduction to the knowledge and skills for those wishing to pursue a career as Lab Technician.

Course content

You will complete a Level 2 Diploma in Laboratory Science which will include for example units in:

• Laboratory Health and Safety

• Working in a Science Laboratory

• Assisting in Laboratory Activities

Also as part of your study programme you will complete work readiness skills (where possible work placement) maths and English.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 4 GCSEs with the following grades: English at grade 3 and maths at grade 2 or above, and 2 other GCSEs grade 3 or above including a science subject.


• Written assignments

• Online tests

Future opportunities

Science level 3 or an Apprenticeship.

Further information

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 09 November 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year