TSLC


TSLC Level in Medical Laboratory Technology (TSLC)

Duration of the Course : 15 Months

Medium of Instruction : English & Nepali

Affiliated to  : Council for Technical Education & Vocational Training, Sanothimi, Bhaktapur

Qualification : SLC Passed with compulsory Math, Science & English with any division Or “D” & “E” grade.

Total  no. of  intake in One Academic Year: 40

 

TSLC Level in Medical Laboratory Technology Program is 15 months Training course in clinical laboratory medicine. This is a backbone of medical science as the laboratory medicine evidence based. This course is based on the job required to be performed by a health lab assistant at different level health institutions in Nepal. This course intends to provide knowledge about following basis level medical laboratory procedures. It especially, provides the knowledge and skills focusing on various medical laboratory tests such as haematological tests, biochemical tests, microbiological tests and parasitological tests as provisioned by the government of Nepal. It also deals with blood banking, first aid and communicable diseases.

 

Objectives of the Program

The objective of TSLC Lab Assistant program is to produce competent and advanced knowledge and practical skills necessary to deliver high quality health services needed for country. Specifically, the program entails the following objectives:

  • To be familiar with medical laboratory procedures and practices applicable in diagnosing human health disorders.
  • To perform hematological tests
  • To be familiar with blood banking.
  • To carryout first aid activities
  • To be familiar with communicable diseases
  • To assist in managing laboratory
  • To assist to assure quality of laboratory procedure and tests

 

SCOPE OF MEDICAL LAB ASSISTANT

After completion of the course, individual will become eligible candidate for registration in Nepal Health Professional Council (NHPC) that permits them to work in Hospital & Clinical Lab as a Lab Technician. The main scope and working area of lab technicians are:

  • Central Hospitals and Polyclinics
  • District Hospitals
  • Primary Health Care Centers
  • Health Posts
  • Teaching Hospitals
  • Research Lab
  • Molecular Lab
  • Health Institutions
  • Food Industries
  • Diary Milk Industries

 

ADMISSION CRITERIA:

  • SLC Passed or minimum “E” grade with compulsory Math, Science & English
  • Physically and mentally fit
  • Must Pass the Entrance Examination conducted by CTEVT

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION:

  • Photocopy of Mark-Sheets and Character Certificate of SLC
  • Photocopy of Citizenship Certificate
  • Six Copies of PP size Photographs
  • Duly filled admission Form 
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OVERVIEW OF TSLC LEVEL OF MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY COURSE

This course will be completed within 12 months/52 weeks. In addition, 3 months on-the-job assignment should also be completed for issuing successful completion of the course.

 

Course Structure on TSLC in Medical Lab Technology

 

S.N.

 

Subjects

 

Nature

 

Hours / Work

 

Theory & Practical Hours

 

 

Full Marks

Total Theory Hours

Total Practical Hours

Grand Hours (T+P)

1

Applied Integrated Science

T + P

3

40

77

117

75

2

Hematology and Blood Banking

T + P

5

65

130

195

125

3

Clinical Biochemistry

T + P

5

60

135

195

125

4

Medical Microbiology

T + P

5

60

135

195

125

5

Medical Parasitology

T + P

5

60

135

195

125

6

First Aid and Communicable Disease

T + P

2

30

48

78

50

7

Laboratory Management and Quality Assurance

T + P

2

30

48

78

50

8

Comprehensive Laboratory Practice (In clinical laboratory setting)

P

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

 

10

 

37

 

146

 

584

 

584