See schedule for current course offerings. not all courses may be offered during current semester.
Students must register in person for this program.
(driver’s license required)
Phlebotomists draw blood from patients or donors for medical testing and process blood tests. Phlebotomists are also responsible for explaining procedures to patients, updating patient records, preparing stains and reagents, cleaning and sterilizing equipment, taking patient’s blood pressure, pulse and respiration rate and sending specimens for lab testing. This program will teach you the anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system and the techniques required to perform these duties.
The program is made up of two parts-Lecture and Clinical. Students will complete the course in six to eight months depending on the schedule.
Prerequisites: High School Diploma or GED and acceptable criminal history background is required to enroll in the lecture portion. Students must successfully complete the lecture, obtain CPR certification, maintain an acceptable criminal background and be up-to-date on state required immunizations prior to enrolling in the clinical.
Phlebotomy Program Lecture: HITT1005D, HPRS1001, PLABLAB1023
Phlebotomy Program Clinical: PLAB1060