PHLEBOTOMY TECHNICIAN PROGRAM OVERVIEW-80hrs.
The 80 hours Phlebotomy Technician course broken out into 8-hour sessions which take place over 10 consecutive Saturdays, provides initial education for Phlebotomy technicians and other current or prospective healthcare professionals preparing for phlebotomy clinical training and practice. The course is tailored to learning styles that promotes retention of key concepts through interactive lectures, multimedia presentations, group discussions and activities, and hands-on lab practice. Students who successfully complete the course are eligible to sit for the National Health career Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam.
As a CPT, you may perform some or all of the following tasks:
Perform basic phlebotomy procedures
Evaluate patients for ability to withstand venipuncture procedure
Explain the venipuncture procedure and answer patient questions
Perform basic point of care testing, such as blood glucose levels on patients
Prepare blood, urine, and other body fluid specimens for testing according to established standards
Benefits of obtaining a Phlebotomy Certification may include: more job opportunities, an increased pay scale, job security, and increased subject matter expertise
ENTRY AND ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Our admission process is designed to be transparent, friendly and stress free as possible. We therefore require all applicants to read about the admission process thoroughly before applying. In case you need help at any point in the admission/application process, please call for assistance on (571) 379-7045.
- Official English translated high school transcript and/or GED required.
Interested applicants must submit their application online or in person and pay a NON REFUNDABLE Application fee of $75.00
Applicants must furnish the school with the following documents subsequently: ID, SSN card, PPD/Chest X- Test, Valid CPR and criminal background Check
If an applicant decides not to pursue admission into the program or does not show up in class at all, the amount of $225 shall be refunded.