Phlebotomy

A phlebotomist’s duties and responsibilities focus on obtaining and proper handling of human blood.  This includes taking blood samples from patients and correctly cataloging them for lab analysis.  They may also conduct home care visits and may be responsible for transporting fluid samples between the sample site and the laboratory.

 

At the end of the course, students will take the National Certification Exam offered through the American Society of Clinical Pathologists to become a Certified Phlebotomist.

Course Content Includes

During the classroom hours you will learn proper blood collection using a vacutainer, a syringe, and micro-collection, as well as learning how to draw from children, infants and geriatric patients.

 

The clinical hours are spent in a laboratory setting where students learn how to spin the blood, separate the serum from the cells, and learn which department each tube is distributed to.

Classes Are Offered 

Upcoming Classes

Four Months

July 1 - Oct. 24, 2020

Classroom hours are completed on Saturday from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Clinical Hours – Vary

Sept. 2 - Dec. 16, 2020

Classroom hours are completed on Wed. from 5:30 PM– 9:30 PM

Clinical Hours – Vary

Nov. 7, 2020 - Mar. 6, 2021

Classroom hours are completed on Saturday from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Clinical Hours – Vary

Time To Complete

  • Four Months- The phlebotomy program is based on 52 classroom hours and120 clinical hours.

Tuition Cost

  • $1,890

Supply Cost

  • $619

 

  • A $35 background check fee is due with the application for enrollment.

WorkKeys Assessment

This program has benchmark WorkKeys assessment scores which must be obtained prior to admissions into the program.  Remediation through Aspire or KeyTrain is available for those who do not initially meet the necessary scores.  Click here to learn more.

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Contact to Learn More

Erica Chidester

 

740-373-2766 Ext. 2018

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Lori Smith

 

740-373-2766 Ext. 2016

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Certifications Received

Graduates are eligible to sit for the National Certification Exam offered through the National Healthcareer Association to receive the (CPT) Phlebotomy Technician Certification, upon successful completion of the program.

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Occupational Information 

Contact Information

The Career Center - Adult Technical Training
21740 State Route 676

Marietta, OH 45750

Phone: 740.373.6283

Fax: 740.373.2240

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