Phlebotomy Technology

Program Information

Gain experience, knowledge, and confidence to draw blood and collect specimens for laboratory testing facilities through our 200-hour Adult Education Phlebotomy Technology program.  This program consists of  hands-on, one-on-one clinical training requiring both technical and inter-personal skills and prepares individuals,  under the supervision of physicians and other health care professionals, to draw blood samples from patients using a variety of procedures.  Classroom instruction of 100 hours and 100 hours of externship experience.

Instructors:
Timothy Stahle

Start Dates:
March 13, 2018
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Course Cost: $2,108
Questions? Email loucksv@acwhcc.org

Skills You'll Learn in This Program 

  • Basic Anatomy/Physiology
  • Blood Physiology
  • Skin Puncture Techniques
  • Venipunture
  • Venous Specimen Collection and Handling
  • Clinical Procedures
  • 4-Blood Draw Procedures
  • Additional Specimen Collections
  • Safety and Sanitary Procedures
  • Applicable Standards and Regulations
  • Medical Terminology
  • Infection Control
  • Vital Signs
  • Includes 100 Externship Hours
  • HIPAA Standards

 

Program Certification 

  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • National Healthcareer Association's Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)

Gainful Employment Disclosure

School Year 2017
Based on COE Standards
 
Students Enrolled:  6
Completion Rate:  100%
Placement:  83%
Licensure:  n/a

 

Admission Requirements 

  • Individuals must have obtained a high school diploma, equivalency, or GED® before enrolling
  • Phlebotomy technologists must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Individuals must NOT have any previous or pending disqualifying offenses
  • Good reading comprehension

Prospective students wanting to increase reading, math, or retention levels before the program begins may contact the Adult Basic and Literacy Education (now known as Aspire) Coordinator in the ACWHCC Adult Education Office for information about this free training.

 

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