Phlebotomy Technician Certification Program with Clinical Externship

Phlebotomy Technician Certification Program with Clinical Externship

This 90-hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis.  Students become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology, blood collection procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods.   This program includes a clinical externship rotation for all students.  To be eligible for the 40-hour clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 90-hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements.  Students who complete this program will have the opportunity to pursue the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Phlebotomy Technician Exam (fee payable to certifying entity). The course consists of 90 classroom hours and 40 clinical hours.

Day/Date: T/Th, Mar.31 - Jul. 9  (NHA exam Jul. 9)
Time:     6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Tuition: $1,599 + Certification Fee (textbooks included)
Location: Sullivan BOCES Health Occupations Suite at Catskill Regional Medical Center