Medical Technologists and Technicians (Except Dental) - What They Do


Employment Requirements

1. To be a medical technologist or technician, you must have a high school diploma and specialized training.

2. You usually need a college program or a bachelor's degree and supervised practical or clinical training.

3. You may need registration or certification within a professional association.

4. You may need a licence in the province/territory where you'll work.

5. Most recent entrants have a community college diploma and almost 3 in 10 have an undergraduate university degree.

Essential Skills

1. Business procedures

2. Interpersonal skills