TAFE International Western Australia (TIWA) is the Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) provider, for the delivery of training to international students, enrolled in a TAFE course in Western Australia. This nationally recognised course is delivered by a Western Australian TAFE college on TIWA's behalf. TIWA retains responsibility for the quality of the training and assessment delivered by the TAFE colleges and for the issue of certification documentation to students.
About this course
If you have an interest in research and would like to work in a laboratory environment, then enrol in the Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques. This course will teach you how to carry out experiments, take measurements, use scientific equipment, record results and present them for critical analysis. You will also learn about Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and safe laboratory practices both in the field and in the laboratory.
You will get an opportunity to work autonomously or as part of a team to perform a variety of tasks such as developing basic formulas and production mixes, how to follow instructions and recipes and be precise and meticulous when undertaking projects. Laboratory work is undertaken across a range of industries such as food, manufacturing, construction, mining, heavy industry, commodities, education, environmental, scientific, medical and therapeutic products sectors.
After completing this course, you can continue your studies by enrolling into the Diploma of Laboratory Technology.
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