Students will learn about the duties and responsibilities, the work environment and safety considerations as they relate to the job of a phlebotomy technician; vital signs, blood cells and blood vessels; methods of specimen collection, including venipuncture, capillary puncture and arterial puncture; specimen transport; special phlebotomy procedures, including symptoms, equipment, tests, procedures and guidelines and IV insertion.
Students will master the following skill sets: sterilizing medical instruments, preparing and positioning the patient, using proper order of draw, securing blood samples via venipuncture and capillary puncture, labeling vials, processing specimens, as well as disposing of sharps and hazardous waste. Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for the MedCA certification exam.
Phlebotomy Program Schedule: DAYS 12 WEEKS 2 days a week.
EVENINGS 12 WEEKS 2 days a week.
MONDAY/WEDNESDAY: 9AM-11:30AM MORNINGS (EVENINGS BEGIN ON THE SAME DATE 6PM-9PM)
NEXT SESSION BEGINS -August 24th 2020 to November 11th 2020
TUESDAY/THURSDAY: 9AM-11:30AM MORNINGS (EVENINGS BEGIN ON THE SAME DATE 6PM-9PM)
NEXT SESSION BEGINS- August 25, 2020 to November 12th, 2020
NEXT SESSION BEGINS-SEPTEMBER 19TH, 2020 to NOVEMBER 8TH , 2020 (8 WEEK COURSE SAT/SUN)
The cost for this program is $1,400/ Cash Paying Students $850 with a $150 deposit due at registration
For cash paying students bi-weekly payment plans are available