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Practicing Members

Requirements

New applicants to this category may be:

  • Canadian Certified MLT moving from a regulated Province
  • Canadian Certified MLT moving from a non-regulated Province
  • New Graduate- CSMLS Certified
  • Internationally educated MLT (IEMLT)- CSMLS Certified and working as a MLT in another Canadian jurisdiction

Practicing Members must :

  • work at least 1,200 Practice Hours as set out in Bylaws, within the five-year period immediately preceding the date of application for the year in which the license is sought;
  • complete 30 hours (2.0 CPE credits) continuing professional education in accordance with the requirements of the Continuing Professional Education Program,  within the five-year period immediately preceding the date of application for the year in which the license is sought;
  • new graduates have 5 years to obtain the required Practice Hours and Continuing Professional Education credits;
  • hold practicing membership with the Society or a regulatory body recognized by the Society while working in medical laboratory technology activities approved by the Society to contribute to eligibility for a license; and
  • complete the prescribed forms and submit them together with the annual licensing fee and other fees prescribed by Council