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Laboratory and Food Sciences Courses

Are you fascinated by science or have a passion for food? As a professional in the laboratory and food sciences industry, you have the responsibility for maintaining and improving food standards. Studying a laboratory or food sciences course can lead you to make a huge difference to the health of the wider population.

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Job Opportunities:

  • Pathology collector
  • Laboratory technician
  • Field assistant
  • Food technologist
  • Sterilising assistant
  • Dietetic assistant

Fun Facts

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Average Salary


(based on the average weekly salary for laboratory workers)

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VERY STRONG growth of job openings for science technicians

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employed chemists, and food and wine scientists in Australia