Phlebotomy Technician

About the Course

The Phlebotomy Technician program is a comprehensive course designed to teach students the skills needed to perform safe venipuncture. This is a 120-hour program with 40 hours in lab and 80 hours of classroom. We offer three schedules for the course:


Thursday & Friday 9:00am - 3:30pm (20 days/10 weeks)

Thursday & Friday 5:00pm - 9:00pm (30 days/15 weeks)

Saturdays 8:00am - 5:00pm (15 days/15 weeks)


Students will be trained to perform a variety of blood collection methods using proper techniques and precautions. Students will receive training in infection prevention, proper patient identification, proper labeling of specimens, and quality assurance. Students will be taught specimen handling, processing, and accessioning.


This program does not have an extern/internship component. Students must complete 30 venipuncture and 10 capillary sticks on live individuals in order to qualify for graduation from the program.


GED/High School Diploma is required


After the successful completion of this course, students may sit for the National Healthcareer Association exam to become nationally certified phlebotomy technicians (CPT). A certificate of completion is provided at the end of the course. Upon successful completion of the Phlebotomy Technician program, students will be able to obtain jobs as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician in the following areas:


Hospitals

Private practices and clinics

American Red Cross

Nursing homes

V A clinics/hospitals

Urgent care or emergency clinics

Mobile phlebotomy

Paramedical examiners

Health fairs


 

North Georgia Healthcare Training accepts the following payment options: cash, credit/debit card, money order, cashiers check. We do not. accept personal checks.


Application fee: $50.00

Books and Supplies: $250.00

Tuition: $900.00


Included with enrollment:

Textbook

Scrubs

Stethoscope

Blood Pressure Cuff

and a few more surprises


Total Cost of the program: $1200


Upon registration, the application fee is due.

There are payment plans available.