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Health & pathology industry

Pathology lies at the heart of health care services – our health outcomes are ultimately dependent on the quality of the pathology results.


From the initial collection of samples, to the pathology laboratories where the samples are tested, pathologists are the first physicians to diagnose and assist doctors and nurses in the ongoing care of their patient’s health. In fact, more than 70% of medical decisions are based on lab results.


Industry growth

Health care and social assistance is  Australia’s largest employing industry, accounting for 13% of the workforce. According to the Australian Jobs report, developed by the Department of Employment, growth in this industry is projected to increase by over 250,200 jobs (or 16.4%) by 2020. 


Health and pathology courses

LTT’s health and pathology courses have been developed in consultation with leading industry partners such as Sonic Healthcare. We offer health industry pathways that are aimed at every level from pre-employment – HLT37215 Certificate III in Pathology Collection – to senior level – MSL50116 Diploma of Laboratory Technology (Pathology).

Contact us today to pursue a rewarding career in health.

Interested in developing your career in pathology and health?

Whether you’re starting out in the industry or you want to progress in your career, get in touch with LTT and talk to us about the range of courses available.

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