Nova Scotia College of Medical Laboratory Technologists

Internationally Trained MLT

The College must confirm that your education is substantially equivalent to that of a Canadian MLT graduate. To complete a substantial equivalency please contact the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Sciences (CSMLS).

Remember: You cannot work as a medical laboratory technologist in Nova Scotia until you have received notice from NSCMLT that your application has been approved.

Acknowledgement and Undertaking Form

To be completed in full before commencment of employment and signed. Once completed please upload to your profile


Ready to Apply?

The button below will take you to our membership software, where you will complete the registration process. Your progress will be saved, so you can return at any time to complete the application, should you be unable to complete it at once.
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Need More Information?

NSCMLT has created a Step-by-Step Guide to working in Nova Scotia as an Internationally Educated Medical Laboratory Technologist. This guide provides all the information and resources you’ll need to practice in Nova Scotia

Get in Touch

380 Bedford Highway, Suite 202
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 2L4


Phone: 902-453-9605

Toll Free: 888-897-4095 (NS only)

Fax: 902-454-3535