The laboratory apprenticeships are, “earn while you learn” higher certificate and degree programmes that combine paid on the job training with academic study.
These two and three-year programmes are suitable for leaving certificate students or those with an equivalent qualification, who have an interest in pursuing a career in science.
The laboratory apprenticeships lead to a Level 6 Higher Certificate in Science as a Laboratory Technician and a Level 7 Ordinary Bachelor of Science Degree as a Laboratory Analyst.
The Laboratory Apprenticeship programmes are suitable for:
· School leavers OR
· Those with a relevant Level 5 or Level 6 certification OR
· Current industry employees looking to upskill, train or retrain in the laboratory environment OR
· Career changers