Phlebotomy Technician

This program first introduces students to understand the theory, principles, techniques and practicing procedure steps in the classroom setting. The second part of this course will provide hands-on practical training experience performing actual collection of capillary and venipunctures in local medical laboratories, clinics and hospitals under the direct supervision of lab supervisors and phlebotomy technicians. Upon completing this program each student will have the opportunity to take the national certification test to become a certified phlebotomist.

Curriculum: 3.75 credit hours
Normal program length: 12 weeks
Course No.
Subject Title
Credit Hrs
PHT-100
Introduction to Phlebotomy
.35
PHT-101
Blood Circulation, Function, and Composition
.4
PHT-102
Equipment for Specimen Collection
.4
PHT-103
Venipuncture and Dermal Puncture
.4
PHT-104
Specimen Handling and Processing
.2
PHT-105
Special Phlebotomy Procedures
.1
PHT-106
Practicing Phlebotomy
.3
PHT-107
Phlebotomy Externship
1.6
3.75