This work-based qualification is aimed at learners who are working, in a laboratory. It could involve employment as an analytical scientist, biochemist, biomedical scientist, biologist, biotechnologist, clinical scientist, microbiologist, physicist, laboratory technician or laboratory assistant.
What will I learn?
Although a learner might already have some prior skills from working in the sector, the course will confirm these skills and serve to challenge and stretch the individual where there are gaps in their knowledge or practical skills.
Study, Assessment and Qualifications
The course is delivered at the learners’ place of work, with the College assessor visiting every six to eight weeks.
Learners are?required to be?in full-time employment in the Industrial Science?sector and working in a role that has enough and appropriate responsibilities and complexity of work.
Additional Costs and Information
Apart from the course fees, there is no additional cost.
What Could I Do Next?
On completing the course, the learner can progress onto the NVQ Level 3 course