Phlebotomy Technician Certificate Program
170 hours designed to qualify the student for eligibility to take the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Phlebotomy Board Certification exam.
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, legal responsibilities, special procedures, knowledge of healthcare delivery system, familiarity with clinical laboratory services, and pre-analytical considerations for laboratory testing.
Course includes lecture, student laboratory practices, and clinical experience to develop the appropriate competencies, professionalism, and proper communication and public relations skills.
Prerequisites (Instructions to access prerequisites forms will be emailed to you upon registration):
- 18 years of age or older
- English Language proficiency
- Copy of high school diploma or GED
- Physical exam, documentation of immunizations and 2-step PPD, hepatitis B-series, and flu vaccine
- Clear criminal background check and drug screening
- Copy of malpractice insurance face sheet
Note: If English is not your best language, oral and written English test may be required, call 732-224-2083 for details.
Note: Textbooks required. 100% attendance required.
Textbooks not included. Click here for the Textbook and Supply list.
No online registration available.