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one of our CPS associates. No online registration available.
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):*
- English Language proficiency
- Copy of high school diploma or GED
- Documentation of immunizations including 2-step PPD, hepatitis B-series & flu vaccine
- Clear criminal background check and drug screening
- Copy of malpractice insurance face sheet
Textbooks required. 100% attendance required.
All classes will be held In-Person at the Lincroft Campus
Monday & Wednesday
January 17 – March 18
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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.
Note: If English is not your best language, oral and written English test may be required, call 732-224-2083 for details.