2019-2020 Catalog

Chemical Laboratory Technician Assistant I (CL41) Certificate

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Program Description:

The Chemical Laboratory Technician Assistant I certificate program is designed to provide students with the introductory knowledge and skills beneficial to assisting chemical laboratory technicians by performing supervised laboratory activities. Students in this program apply safety procedures, build documentation skills, and collaborate with team members and supervisors as they expand their knowledge base in the field of chemistry. Students also gain hands-on experience in the areas of: scientific measurement, proper set-up and maintenance of chemical analysis instrumentation and equipment, preparation of laboratory materials, and performing basic data analysis. Graduates of the program receive a Technical Certificate of Credit in Chemical Laboratory Technician Assistant I.

Required Courses (10 Credit Hours)

CHET 1100Introduction to Chemical Technology


CHET 2110Chemical Separations and Analysis


CHET 2130Chemical Lab Calculations


Total Credit Hours: 10 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation