Skills Medical Laboratory Technologist near Prince Albert (SK)

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a medical laboratory technologist in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Medical laboratory technologists (NOC 32120).


  • Conduct chemical analyses of blood, urine and other body fluids
  • Study blood cells and other tissues
  • Prepare tissue sections for microscopic examinations
  • Establish procedures for analysis of specimens and for medical laboratory experiments
  • Train and supervise staff
  • Perform blood group, type and compatibility tests for transfusion purposes
  • Conduct quality control assessment of testing techniques
  • Set up medical laboratory equipment

Skills and Knowledge Checklist

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.


Working with Technological Equipment and Machinery Help - Working with Technological Equipment and Machinery
  • Using Specialized Instrumentation and Equipment
Service and Care Help - Service and Care
  • Cleaning and House/Shop Keeping
Information Handling Help - Information Handling
  • Processing Information
Analysis Help - Analysis
  • Analyzing Information


Health Services Help - Health Services
  • Medicine
Mathematics and Science Help - Mathematics and Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
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