VIVO-Medical Lab Technician-MLT


Medical Lab Technician course is available at the following Skill Centres


After completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Conduct chemical analysis of body fluids, such as blood or urine, using microscope or automatic analyzer to detect abnormalities or diseases.
  • Analyze the results of tests or experiments to ensure conformity to specifications, using special mechanical or electrical device.
  • Set up, maintain, calibrate, clean, and test sterility of medical laboratory equipment.
  • Prepare standard volumetric solutions or reagents to be combined with samples, following stand-ardized formulas or experimental procedures.
  • Collect blood or tissue samples from patients, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood sample.
  • Conduct blood tests for transfusion purposes and perform blood counts.
  • Inoculate fertilized eggs, broths, or other bacteriological media with organisms.
  • Consult with a pathologist to determine a final diagnosis when abnormalities are found.
  • Cut, stain, and mount tissue samples for examination by pathologists.
  • Analyze and record test data to issue reports.

Course Description

  • Introduction to Healthcare Systems & Laboratory Services
  • Role of the Medical Lab Technician
  • Structure and Function of Human Body
  • Introduction to Clinical Biochemistry
  • Introduction to Laboratory related Medical Terminology
  • Bio Medical Waste Management
  • Pre-analytical Laboratory Testing Process
  • Infection control and prevention
  • Personnel Hygiene and Safety & First Aid
  • Introduction to post analytical laboratory testing
  • Basic Sensitization to Parasitology, Mycology and Virology
  • Sensitization on current best practices in laboratory
  • Sensitization on Advanced techniques and future trends in laboratory science
  • Introduction to Hematology and Clinical Pathology
  • Analytical Testing Process
  • Introduction to Bacteriology, Histopathology, Cytopathology, Immunology, Serology and Blood Banking
  • Observing, Reporting & Documentation
  • Professional Behavior in Healthcare Setting
  • Patient’s Rights & Responsibilities
  • Introduction to cytopathology & histopathology
  • Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC)
  • Basic Computer Knowledge


Duration Vivo Healthcare Program Duration Icon 12 Months
Certification Vivo Healthcare Certification for Program Icon VIVO HEALTHCARE