Certified Phlebotomy Technician

Scott School of Career’s Phlebotomy Course is a two-part formal structured phlebotomy program that will engage students in the basics of phlebotomy, anatomy/physiology of the circulatory system, specimen collection (including venipuncture and skin punctures), specimen processing and handling, infection control, blood borne pathogens, workplace safety, and laboratory operations (e.g. safety, quality control. Prior knowledge or experience in the area of Phlebotomy is not required. Student will obtain Phlebotomy Technician Certification after completion of 90 hour program. Upon successful completion of the Phlebotomy program, students will be eligible to sit for the National Phlebotomy Certification Exam (NPCE) or The national CPT exam. The ASCP BOC can be offered with additional practicum hours. 

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Day, Times, Length of Program and Fees

  Designed to teach students the technique of drawing blood specimens. Students will practice on special phlebotomy manikins and fellow classmates. In our 5-week course, students will also be required to participate in a 30 hour clinical practicum/externship at a local physician office, clinic or hospital in an acceptable laboratory with a minimum performance of thirty (30) successful unaided venipunctures and ten (10) capillary sticks on live individuals to sit for the NHA CPT exam. Students must provide evidence of successful demonstration of a minimum of one hundred (100) venipunctures and ten (10) capillary sticks on live individuals in order to sit for ASCP BOC exam. Clinical externship will be offered through clinical affiliates to prepare students for employment.

 

Total Contact Hours: 90

 

Tuition: $1065     Books:  $100     Lab Fee:   $150 (not included and due 1st day of lab)   Scrub Top and bottom: $65 (included in tuition) Background Check: $55 Total Tuition: $1370 (includes book, lab fee, uniform, background check)

Student may purchase own textbook in advance of course starting or purchase through SSC.

Payment Plan Available: (Enrollment deposit $350 includes $150 registration fee) Balance broken up into 2 payments. Must be paid in full by 4th week of class.

Extra Fees covered by Student:

  • Black safety shoes (no clogs)

  • White lab jacket

  • Watch with second hand

  • State Exam: $100-$125

Textbook: Phlebotomy 5th edition (ISBN-978-0323642668) by Robin S. Warekois. Published by Elsevier.

Class Days and Times: TTHSUN 4:30pm-10:30pm