Basic Lab Operations

4.3 3 Reviews SKU: LTAL00CENDuration: 60 Minutes

This course provides laboratory participants with basic information about the responsibilities and duties of a lab technician. After completing this course, participants should be able to describe, in general terms, what lab technicians do and how they perform various functions. The course also covers safety hazards related to lab work and explains how lab technicians are protected from them. In addition, the course introduces the use of quality control in laboratories and shows how quality control affects lab operations.

Course Details


Training Time: 60 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • Describe general types of lab analyses.
  • Describe typical lab technician responsibilities.
  • Describe types of mathematical calculations that are commonly performed by lab technicians.
  • Describe scientific principles that can be used to determine physical properties of lab samples.
  • Describe chemical and equipment hazards related to lab work.
  • Describe personal protective gear and emergency equipment that may be used in a lab.
  • Describe the general content of lab emergency plans and procedures.
  • State the goal of quality control in a laboratory.
  • Describe how quality control affects operations in a laboratory.

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Nice and Quick Lesson

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