This course is intended to equip the trainees with knowledge, skills and attitudes to enable them to work as Medical Laboratory Technologists.
The public has become more aware of their health needs hence increasing the demand for laboratory services, which also includes use of technology and techniques that were not available previously. Therefore the course aims at providing health care professionals who will serve at class B Laboratory level at both the public and private sector.
The course is intended to equip trainees with knowledge, skills and attitude that will enable them provide health services at Class B Laboratory level as Medical Laboratory Technologists.
At the end of the course the trainee should be able to:
The programme is continuously assessed with the Institute’s final exam and collaborated with the
Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists board.
The course is designed to have a duration of 3960 contact hours where 1930 hours spent on campus
and 1760 hours are spent on clinical placement.