8 Week Phlebotomy Class which meets 1 day a week
- 1 hr 30 min1 hour 30 minutes
- $1100+ fees$1100+ fees
- South Belair Road
This Phlebotomy Technician course prepare students for a career as a phlebotomist. After completion of the course students will be able to successfully collect blood, as well as process blood and body fluids. A phlebotomy technician one can expect to find employment within a laboratory setting, hospital, or other healthcare settings. Upon completion of course requirements, students will be eligible to sit for the certification test offered by NHA. Course Objective: • Identify the role of phlebotomy technician • List the departments within a clinical laboratory • Describe legal implications of phlebotomy • Identify basic medical terminology related to phlebotomy • Define anatomy and physiology of body system as related to basic testing and common pathologic conditions • Perform venipunctures on adult patients (a minimum of 30 venipuncture and 10 capillary sticks) • Demonstrate safe and aseptic technique and identify infection control measures within a laboratory • Identify different request systems and specimen handling, transporting, and processing needs • State procedure to ensure patient identification and assurance of quality specimens • Demonstrate professional appearance and conduct Prerequisites: 17 years of age High School Diploma or GED State Issued ID Social Security Card Criminal Background Check with no negative findings Negative PPD test (TB or chest x-ray) Flu Shot (if during season) Able to stand for long periods of time Able to lift up to 50lbs Able to meet the physical demands of the job role Pass entrance test with a 75% or higher Number of hours needed: 87 hours 27 Online hours (Hybrid/Online) 12.5 lecture hours 20.5 lab hours 24 externship hours **Special admission acceptance: High school seniors can enroll into any program. However, their certificate of completion will not be awarded until they graduate. Please be advised that a student’s age may affect their ability to take a certification test.** Course Cost: Registration fee - $75 Course cost - $1100 Background Check - $40 Student Badge - $10 Proctoring fee - $20 Payment plan available as follows: There is a one-time fee of $150 applied for use of payment plan. (Option 1) One payment of $1100 (Option 2) Down payment of $300 Two payments of $475 (Option 3) Down payment of $300 and three payments of $316.66 Payments must be completed by the sixth week of class before taking the final exam.
104 South Belair Road, Martinez, GA, USA