Phlebotomy Technician Certification

Cost: $1,850 - Full Scholarships AvailablePhlebotomy Technician Certification | ACI Medical & Dental School | NJ

PROGRAM DETAILS

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PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Clinical medical experience required
  • Strong English skills and fluency
  • Ability to use a computer and to complete online learning assignments, quizzes, etc.
  • Completion with 80% or higher score of Lompoc Adult School's two, free, online Prerequisite Courses: Medical Terminology and Literacy for Medical Professionals

Program offered in partnership with AUMT Institute of Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy Technicians are in demand as one of the fastest growing occupations in healthcare. Launch your career as a Phlebotomy Technician, collecting blood samples from patients in a hospital, clinical laboratory, medical office, or clinic. This course provides a complete learning experience—with 48 hours of classroom instruction and a 40-hour hands-on externship, and prepares you to take the National Certification Exam and Licensure through Department of Health Services-Laboratory Field Services to become a Certified Phlebotomy Technician 1.

COURSE OBJECTIVE

This program is designed to fulfill the training requirements to become a Certified Phlebotomy Technician I (CPTI) for the State of California. Upon meeting the admission requirements, satisfactorily completing the didactic and externship portions of the program, and receiving a passing grade on an approved national certifying exam plus certification from such agency, the student will be able to apply for a CPTI license from the Laboratory Field Services, California Department of Health Services. The class is taught through lectures, class exercises (basic and advanced), and clinical experiences at local externship sites (practical). Students will be trained to perform a variety of blood collection methods using the proper techniques. These methods include the evacuated tube system, syringe collection, winged infusion collection, and capillary puncture on adults, children, and infants.

PROGRAM PREREQUSITIES

  • Applicants must be 18 years or older and must possess a High School Transcript or have a General Education Diploma (GED) Transcript or show documentation of an equivalent education as described by the State of California. Any of these documents must be available at the time of enrollment.
  • Applicants must be fluent in English since lectures and testing is conducted in English.
  • Computer literacy skills for completing online learning assignments.
  • Completion with 80% or higher score of Lompoc Adult School's free, online Prerequisite Courses: Medical Terminology and Literacy for Medical Professionals. 
  • Register to begin working on prerequisite courses in our Career Readiness Short-Term Certificates Program

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