Continuing Education

Certified Phlebotomy Technician

The growth in employment of phlebotomists, according to the handbook, is expected to grow 25 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations*. For more information please call 856-776-2372.

LEARN

phelbotomy: drawing blood from patient

  • Technique & precautions
  • Anatomy & physiology 
  • Blood and cell composition
  • Blood sampling procedures
  • Laboratory safety
  • Communication & human relations skills
  • Ethical standards

The Certified Phlebotomy Technician Programs trains students in anatomy and physiology pertaining to the circulatory system, specimen collection, risk factors and complications, customer service, safety and quality assurance in specimen collection. Students who successfully complete their classroom hours will participate in a 80 hour externship. After completing an externship, students are eligible to sit for certification as a Phlebotomy Technician. Learn more about being a Phlebotomy Technician in the video below from careeronestop.org.

Phlebotomy I: Lecture/Classroom/Lab

This 90-hour lecture course provides the first step to preparing for a career as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician. The program begins with the healthcare delivery system, collection of materials and equipment, venipuncture and capillary techniques, and medical, legal and ethical implications of blood collection. Students will complete 30 venipuncture and 10 capillary sticks before the completion of the course to be eligible to sit for the National Certification Exam given by NHA. Upon successful the Phlebotomy I course, student will be eligible to enroll in Phlebotomy II and complete a hands on clinical externship at a local healthcare facility.

Investment: $1,788 (Tuition: $1,500; Books: $123; Fees: $125; Supplies: $40)
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Location: 10 Buck Street, Millville; Room B1

Phlebotomy II: Externship

Upon successful completion of the Phlebotomy I and instructor recommendation, students may register for Phlebotomy II Externship. Students will complete 80 hours at a local healthcare facility under direct supervision. Schedules will vary and will be assigned by the externship coordinator. Students must adhere to their schedule and complete the assigned hours. Note: Students have 6 months after Phlebotomy I to complete externship.

Investment: $300 
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Location: 10 Buck Street, Millville; Room B1

For more information, please call 856-776-2372.

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*US Bureau of Labor Statistics Job Outlook

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