phlebotomy

If you are interested in Brookdale’s Phlebotomy program, please contact Scott Shanes at sshanes@brookdalecc.edu or 732-224-2011.


Phlebotomy Technician Certificate Program

Kelly Stoecker, NCPT

As a phlebotomist, you will be skilled in various techniques of performing and obtaining blood sample procedures and specimen collection. Gain thorough knowledge of specimen collection, all aspects of phlebotomy equipment, laboratory safety, brief overview of anatomy and physiology, common blood diseases, associated medical terminology, legal responsibilities, special procedures, knowledge of healthcare delivery system, familiarity with clinical laboratory services, and pre-analytical considerations for laboratory testing.

The course includes lecture, student laboratory practices, and clinical experience to develop the appropriate competencies, professionalism, and proper communication and public relations skills.  Initially, you will practice venipuncture and finger sticks on artificial arms.

Once proficiency is achieved, you practice venipuncture and finger sticks on each other under the supervision of the instructor.

Brookdale County College has been approved and recognized by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA).

This 72-hour program is designed to qualify the student for eligibility to take the NHA’s Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) certification examination.

(Please note that your clinical experience will take place on Campus and to fulfill your clinicals you will need to supply a minimum of 5 family members or friends willing to participate while under the supervision of an instructor)

Prerequisites (Instructions to access prerequisites forms will be emailed to you upon registration):*

Textbooks required. 100% attendance required.

All classes are in-person at the Lincroft Campus

Monday & Wednesday
March 13 – June 5
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

(No class May 29)


Fee and Code: $1,999 XMEDG 024 (includes NHA certification exam fee and one pair of scrubs), Textbooks not included. Click here for the Textbook and Supply list.

To register or learn about our possible payment plans please call 732-224-2315. When prompted, press option 1 to speak with one of our CPS associates.  No online registration available.

Questions or additional information can be obtained by forwarding any inquiries to CPS Healthcare at 732-224-2007 or email cpshealthcare@brookdalecc.edu

Note: If English is not your best language, oral and written English test may be required, call 732-224-2083 for details.