MLA/T Certification: MLA/T Exam

MLA/T Exam

Certification of Medical Laboratory Assistants/Technicians (MLA/Ts)
 
The OSMT is the certifying body for Medical Laboratory Assistants/Technicians (MLA/Ts) in the province of Ontario.  The Society's certification program validates that an individual has attained a recognized level of standards and training through OSMT approved educational institutions.  With the use of an examination process, the Society has granted MLA/T certification to over 14,000 individuals. 

Certification by the OSMT is regarded as a mandatory requirement of employment by many Ontario laboratories.
 
Important Note: Approved exam candidates may now pay for their exam fee by credit card online. 
 
MLA/T Exam discounts
Starting with the March 2017 MLA/T Exam, OSMT MLA/T Student members who apply to write the MLA/T Certification Exam will receive a $50 discount on their exam fee.  Students currently enrolled in an OSMT approved MLA/T program are eligible to join the OSMT membership.  An OSMT membership is required prior to, or as part of your application, for the discount to be processed. 

 
Instructions for paying if this is your first time making an online payment through the OSMT website:
Go to the MLA/T Certification page
From the menu on the left, select Online Payment
Select the item you wish to purchase by clicking Add to Cart
Review the items in your cart and if accurate, click Checkout
Read and close Please Note box
In box called Use This, click on Continue to Checkout
Complete the Customer Registration form and Submit
Follow the directions to complete the payment transaction.
An e-mail confirmation will be sent to you automatically.
 
 
If you have used the Online Payment option previously, you can click on the Customer Login option at the top of the page or follow the following instructions
 
Go to the MLA/T Certification page
From the menu on the left, select Online Payment
Select the item you wish to purchase by clicking Add to Cart
Review the items in your cart and if accurate, click Checkout
Read and close Please Note box
In box called Existing OSMT Customers, enter your e-mail address & password
If you forgot your password, enter your e-mail address in the Forgot Password box to receive a temporary password
Once logged in, follow the directions to complete the payment transaction
An e-mail confirmation will be sent to you automatically.
 
IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE YOUR CONFIRMATION RIGHT AWAY, PLEASE CHECK YOUR JUNKMAIL FILES BEFORE SUBMITTING A SECOND PAYMENT SO YOU AREN'T PAYING TWICE!

OSMT Certification Exam sittings increase

 
Exam dates:                                         Application deadline:
March 11, 2017                                    November 21, 2016
June 17, 2017                                       March 17, 2017
November 4, 2017                               August 8, 2017