Program Listing

Georgian College, Ontario-Canada

Medical Laboratory Assistant

Shortlist Program

Program Details

1 Year - Post Secondary Certificate Program

Course Duration:

1 Year

Application Fee:

100 CAD

Tuition Fee:

18224.42 CAD/Year


Fall 2023: Barrie

Program Description

The Medical Laboratory Assistant program offers students the skills and abilities to perform pre-analysis components of medical lab work under direct supervision of medical laboratory technologists in hospitals, physician’s offices and private medical laboratory settings. Through experiential learning opportunities, students become proficient in the collection of blood samples, performing ECGs, the use of laboratory equipment and being fluent in medical terminology. Communication and interpersonal skills are also developed in the program for patient interaction.

Admission Requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status Grade 12 English (C or U) Grade 12 Mathematics (C or U) Grade 11 or 12 Chemistry (C or U) Grade 11 or 12 Biology (C or U) OR Grade 11 or 12 (U), or Grade 12 (C) Physics Mature students, non-secondary school applicants (19 years or older), and home school applicants may also be considered for admission. Eligibility may be met by applicants who have taken equivalent courses, upgrading, completed their GED, and equivalency testing.


Tuition Fees mentioned above is an approximate value from the college website. Exact tuition will be mentioned in your Letter of Acceptance from the institute. For accurate Admission requirements visit college/university program page.