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Registration for 2018 course will be starting in September 1, 2017.

Maggie Ma POLQM Administrator

Please contact Maggie Ma, Program Administrator
UBC Program Office for Laboratory Quality Management
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia
G401, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver BC Canada V6T2B5
Telephone: 604-827-1333    E-mail: lqm@pathology.ubc.ca



Applicants must possess either the RT diploma, BSc, MD or PhD, plus a minimum of 3 years work experience. See Student Profile
Note: It is strongly recommended that all course participants should have at least one of the following credentials (BSc, BMLSc, MD, PhD, RT, MT) and at least 3 years of work experience in a medical or research laboratory setting.

Tuition 2018

CAD 2300.
Includes required course materials, standards and examinations. Course materials are non-refundable once the course starts.
CAD 40 will be added for International shipping (outside of North America) to deliver course certificate by courier.

Course starts

Course ends


Wednesday, January 10, 2018
(Each course week starts mid-week on a Wednesday)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
(excludes one week for writing final exam)

Enter for LQM 2017 Course Schedule

Registration evaluation and Payment

The registration has started in September 1, 2017. Please email course administrator a copy of your certificate, diploma or degree to lqm@pathology.ubc.ca for eveluation or fill out the Employer Declaration Form. If you are qualified to register the program, the course adnimistrator will inform you to process online payment by VISA, MasterCard or Debit Card through UBC's e-payment site.

Your registration information will be collected while you process the payment online. The registration will be finished once the payment is received.
Payment due at time of registration.
If you want to pay the course fee by check or money order, please fill in the Registration Form then mail it with the check or money order to:
Maggie Ma
Program Office for Laboratory Quality Management, UBC
G401 2211 wesbrook Mall
Vancouver BC Canada
Make check or money order payable to UBC POLQM

Registration deadline

December 8, 2017 for international students. December 22, 2017 for domestic students.
Please contact the Program Administrator for evaluation and registration during the Fall 2017. Enrollment is limited to the first 36 participants who meet course requirements.

  • For those participants who withdraw from the course within 14 days of course commencement, funds will be returned, less the cost of course materials($600) and administration fee ($100.00). If cancellation occurs prior to January 10, 2018, only the administration fee will be retained.


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Revised on Oct 30, 2017