New Membership & Member Renewals
The BCSLS membership year is from May 1st to April 30th
To edit your membership details please email the BCSLS office firstname.lastname@example.org
MLA CERTIFICATION information
next year: May 1 2018 - april 30 2019
Membership Renewals, & New members
MLA 2018 GRADUATES
SPECIAL: Apply for your BCSLS certification and we will give you the current year's membership for FREE!!
Medical Laboratory Technologists: $139.00
Medical Laboratory Assistants: $85.00
Affiliate Membership: $80.00 - Not an MLT or MLA. Other: _______________________________________.
Retired Membership: $80.00 .
Advocacy: We advocate on behalf of the profession with the provincial government, health authorities, and coordinating bodies (e.g. Diagnostic Accreditation Program, Private Career Training Agency, Provincial Laboratory Coordinating Organization and the BC Academic Health Council). We send representatives to educational advisory committees, health regulatory organizations meetings, and liaise with other health professional associations and unions. We also participate with CSMLS in national task forces and other initiatives.
Recognition: Our members are recognized throughout the province as meeting high standards of education and clinical experience. We maintain a database of members, so that with your permission, we can verify your credentials to employers.
Education: We organize lectures, seminars, workshops, conferences, and distance education courses to maintain your knowledge and update your skills to keep pace with changing conditions in the workplace. Our members enjoy special low rates on all such events and services.
Communication: Our communication is a two-way process. We listen to your concerns! Our staff and board members are available to discuss matters important to you and the profession. We keep you informed of emerging issues through our newsletter, broadcast faxes, e-mail notices, information-rich website and events.
Leadership: Members have the opportunity to contribute to advancing their profession by serving on the Board of Directors, committees and task forces. By volunteering you can gain important skills and insights that can assist with your career. BCSLS regularly recognizes its volunteers through short and long-term service awards.
Insurance: Current MLA members with BCSLS certification receive professional liability insurance coverage with their annual membership fee.