Get The Skills to Become a Chemical Laboratory Technician
13-Month* Chemical Laboratory Technician Training in Pittsburgh, PA
Are you a critical thinker with great observation skills and a passion for science? In Bidwell Training Center’s accelerated Chemical Laboratory Technician program, you can put your curiosity into action and pursue a career as a laboratory technician. Upon successful completion of the 13-month* program, you will receive your Occupational Associate Degree in Specialized Technology and be knowledgeable about chemical laboratory techniques, instrumental analysis as well as laboratory safety. The skills gained can kickstart a career in materials testing, research and development, processing, and quality control. In addition, you will be supported by expert instructors, staff and extensive on-site training to feel confident and prepared to enter the workforce and find a fulfilling career in science.
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Become a Skilled Chemical Laboratory Technician
This program focuses on developing and advancing your science and mathematical skills as well as proper practices in the use of chemicals, laboratory procedures, and how to be part of a professional team. This program includes many career-focused courses, including:
- Technical Mathematics
- Technical Physics
- Computer Software Applications
- Inorganic Chemistry
- Technical Communications
- Organic Chemistry
- Chemical Laboratory Techniques
- Instrumental Analysis
- Safety and First Aid
- Professional Development
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At Bidwell Training Center, we know how difficult it can be trying to make ends meet while pursuing your career goals. That’s why all our programs are offered at no-cost.
Tuition is not charged to students who are residents of Pennsylvania and who also have their high school diploma or equivalent. Funding for Bidwell Training Center is received through the State of PA, foundations, grants, and individual donors. The tuition, fees, uniforms, scrubs, and textbooks are covered for all accepted students.
Experience a Chemical Laboratory Externship
Near the end of your training at Bidwell Training Center, you will complete an 8-week externship, giving you the workplace confidence you need to pursue your career goals. Your externship will let you apply the skills learned in the Chemical Laboratory Technician program, and help you gain relevant work experience.
The combination of in-class and on-site training will help you get career ready for employment in many science-based industries.
After completing your program, you will have the skills to follow many career paths, including:
- Laboratory Technician
- Process Operator
- Laboratory Technologist
- Quality Control Technician
- Environmental Technician
- Research Technician
Your Future Chemical Laboratory Technician Career
Not only does Bidwell Training Center offer comprehensive career training, we also offer students career placement services. With dedicated placement staff available from day one, along with Professional Development courses built into the program, you will be confident and prepared to balance a rewarding career in the lab.
Is a Rewarding Career as a Chemical Laboratory Technician Right For You? Get More Info…
If you’re interested in learning more about careers in the Chemical Industry and exploring whether Bidwell Training Center is right for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.
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*Program length when completed in normal time.