Certified Phlebotomy Technician
Are you seeking a new career in the highly demand field of healthcare? Do you enjoy working with people and work well under pressure? A career as a phlebotomy technician may be right for you. Phlebotomy technicians are valuable members of the healthcare team who collect and prepare lab specimens for analysis. In this course you will learn about phlebotomy procedures and practice blood draw techniques. This is a 120-hour program that includes classroom learning and simulation labs that cover medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, venipuncture, specimen collection procedures, safety and universal precautions, common laboratory tests with clinical significance to body systems and disease processes, and laboratory equipment.
Following the program you will complete an internship at Middlesex Hospital’s outpatient laboratory. Weekday internships will be scheduled by the instructor. Scheduling requests can be made, but are not guaranteed. Students must have transportation to clinical sites.
This program has been recognized by American Medical Technologists, a premier national certification agency. Upon completion of this program students are eligible for national certification through American Medical Technologists.
Fall 2019 Courses
A full tuition refund can be made when you withdraw from your course at least 3 working days before the course start date. Once the course has started, refunds are only provided under special circumstances and require a written request to the Continuing Education Office. They are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. A refund is not guaranteed.
$24,000 to $32,000
Amount you’ll earn*
*Bureau of Labor Statistics
Diane Bordonaro, MSN RN
Director of Non-Credit Programs
Office Location: Snow Hall, Room 508
Continuing Ed Assistant/CT Pathways Coordinator
Office Location: Snow Hall Rm. 515