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AIMS Exam Preparation Crash Course Become a Registered Medical Lab Technician in Australia

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Successfully pass the Australian Institute of Medical and Clinical Scientists (AIMS) Exam to attain registration as a medical laboratory technician in Australia. Our AIMS Exam Preparation Crash Course is tailored for driven individuals aiming to progress in their careers as medical laboratory technicians in Australia.

25 Mar 2024 Batch Starts On
2 months Course Duration
AUD 999* EMI Starting From

Complete recorded lectures

One-on-one feedback sessions with the trainer

Highly skilled trainers have previously worked as lab technicians and lecturers in India and Australia.

Why Become a Laboratory Technician in Australia?


Average annual salary of laboratory technicians in Australia


Current openings for laboratory technicians in Australia


Visas for skilled workers in Australia

About The Course


The AIMS Exam Preparation Crash Course is crafted for laboratory technicians and scientists aspiring to achieve professional acknowledgment and enhance their careers in the Australian medical laboratory sector.


The experienced course instructors have put together a well-structured curriculum and a systematic approach to ensure a thorough understanding of the exam content.


This course covers essential content, offering guidance and resources for boosting success in the AIMS exam.


The course also offers Extended Access to our private chat group with qualified lab technicians and complimentary webinars on AIMS exam tips, CV writing, etc.

Who Is The Course For?

Medical laboratory technicians and scientists who want to practise, migrate, and settle in Australia

Candidates who are appearing for the AIMS exam for the first time

Ideal for candidates who wish to take on the examination with complete preparation

What's More That
Comes With Our Course?

1-On-1 Q&A Sessions

We provide online one-on-one counselling and Q&A sessions to ensure online learning is beneficial for the aspirants. Our mentors help aspirants clear their doubts and queries and get all the answers they need.

Live+Recorded Sessions

Missed a live lecture? Don’t worry. You can always find a recorded lecture on our platform and revisit it as many times as you want during the course duration.

Extended Course Access

Getting the course once will help you prepare for not one but multiple attempts. You get access to all the resources for more than a year, to ensure proper revision.

Community Building

We help you get in touch with a community of experts, which includes mentors, registered practitioners, previous alumni and those who have successfully cleared the exams. This adds value to your preparation and get all the guidance and motivation you need.

Explore The Full Curriculum


  • Overview of the AIMS exam


  • Preparation of specimens for light microscopy

  • Normal histology

  • Histochemical methods

  • Fixation of cytological specimens

  • The Papanicolaou staining technique

  • The cytological features of inflammation and neoplasia in cervical smears

  • Normal cell types in cytological specimens










Meet The Instructors

Dr. Gazala

Dr. Gazala

MBBS, MD (Biochemistry), (MOH Bahrain Qualified)

5 years of Experience

  • Dr. Gazala has pursued her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery and Doctor of Medicine in Biochemistry.
  • She is currently working in Bahrain as a registered biochemist and also possesses over 5 years of teaching experience. 
  • Along with vast experience in teaching MBBS, BDS and MLT students, She has a good knowledge of Quality Assurance. I have also successfully received the NABL Laboratory accreditation in India.
  • Dr. Gazala has cleared the MOH examination to be eligible to practice in Bahrain.

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Dr. Amanulla Khan

Dr. Amanulla Khan

MBBS. MD (Pathology), (USMLE & Prometric Qualified)

5 years of Experience

  • Dr Amanulla Khan is a pathologist working as Laboratory and Blood Bank Director for the Ministry of Health in Saudi Arabia.
  • He has completed his MBBS and MD in Pathology from Osmania Medical College, India. 
  • Dr Khan possesses an immense passion for teaching and experience of 5 years teaching MBBS, BDS, and MLT students.
  • Additionally, he has cleared the USMLE and DHA Prometric Examinations. 
  • Dr Khan has joined hands with Academically for the AIMS Exam Preparation Course- to help aspirants who wish to work as lab technicians in Australia.

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About The AIMS Examination

What is the AIMS Exam?

The AIMS exam evaluates overseas-trained medical laboratory technicians to check if they qualify for the skilled occupation of a medical laboratory scientist and professional membership with AIMS.

The AIMS exam is a crucial step for those aspiring to become certified medical laboratory scientists in Australia. It assesses candidates' grasp of different scientific concepts and laboratory techniques and their ability to apply these skills.

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AIMS Exam Eligibility Criteria

A medical laboratory technology degree candidate is evaluated using the NOOSR educational assessment guidelines in the Country Education Profiles, deemed comparable to an Australian Associate Diploma from a Technical and Further Education college.

To be eligible for the exam, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Possess a bachelor's degree in medical laboratory technology.
  • Have at least two years of medical laboratory work experience within the five years preceding the assessment application.
  • Demonstrate English language proficiency through IELTS, OET, or PTE.
Procedure for AIMS

To work as a medical laboratory technician in Australia, several steps must be followed.

1. English Language Proficiency

Candidates applying for the AIMS exam must demonstrate proficiency in the English language and provide evidence during the application process. English proficiency can be assessed through IELTS, OET, or PTE tests.

2. Document Evaluation

The application for assessment should be accompanied by relevant supporting documents. AIMS conducts a verification process to ensure the authenticity of the submitted documents.

3. Skills Assessment

Upon completion of the above steps, the Australian Institute of Medical and Clinical Scientists conducts a comprehensive skills assessment. The candidate will receive the assessment results via mail once this process is concluded.

Exam Format

The AIMS exam comprises 150 multiple-choice questions with single responses, and candidates have three hours to complete the test. To pass the exam, a student must provide 80 correct answers within three hours.

The examination is typically held biannually, in March and September.

Testing Centres

Exam centres are available in 11 different countries, with the centre in India situated in New Delhi.

Frequently Asked Questions

The AIMS exam in Australia refers to the Australian Institute of Medical and Clinical Scientists examination. It is a professional assessment for individuals in the medical laboratory field, ensuring they meet the required standards for practice.

The AIMS Exam in Australia stands for the Australian Institute of Medical and Clinical Scientists.

For the AIMS Exam in Australia, a minimum English language proficiency of IELTS Band 7 or a PTE score of 65 is typically required.

Medical scientists or technicians make an annual salary of AUD 82,000 in Australia, i.e., approximately INR 46 lakhs.

The processing time for the AIMS exam varies, typically taking between 16 weeks to 6 months. The duration depends on the time it takes for AIMS to verify any new credentials submitted by the applicant.

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