Canada College Vancouver
Suite 300, 909 Burrard St
Vancouver BC

Medical Laboratory Assistant

Our Medical Laboratory Assistant Diploma Program features career-focused instruction, practical and theoretical skill-building and a 120-hour work placement to help you launch a fulfilling new career path in the health sciences. You will be qualified to pursue opportunities as a variety of industries, including public and private healthcare, hospital laboratories, private clinics, phlebotomy clinics and more! Our instructors will guide you through the courses you need to achieve your career goals, including:

  • Fundamentals in medical terminology, clinical chemistry, histology and cytology
  • Human anatomy, physiology, hematology, the cardiovascular system and ECG
  • Infection prevention and asepsis
  • Laboratory math, measurements and accuracy
  • Office procedures, business communication and word processing

The employment outlook for skilled persons in the health sciences is strong, and the need for Medical Laboratory Assistants is expected to remain steady over the next decade. New job openings will be an equal result of retiring workers and new jobs due to economic growth. Wages at the entry-level for Medical Laboratory Assistants start at $20.50 an hour and progress to $32.00 with time, experience and dedication.

Career College Vancouver offers flexible start dates, small, interactive classes and a supportive learning environment led by industry-experienced instructors. Our expert team will guide you through the admissions process while career specialists will provide the insight and tools you need to successfully explore employment leads. Our convenient location in downtown Vancouver has a multitude of conveniences just steps away from campus and puts you right in the centre of our beautiful city.


Get in touch today! Use our online form to contact Canada College Vancouver to receive more information on our Medical Laboratory Assistant Diploma Program. Find out just how quickly you can get the diploma you need to pursue a career path doing something you really love!


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“This College is filled with such positivity and energy that surrounds everyone here with happiness. I simply love coming here and to be with my friends and instructors. I am sure people will feel this once they step in to Canada College Vancouver.”

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