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Become a State Certified

Phlebotomy

Technician

The fastest-growing Healthcare field

Ave. Hourly Wage

$22.71

Annual Salary

$47,230

Job Growth (2018-28)

35.30%

Source: EDD Labor Market Info

Fulfill your healthcare Career dreams. 

Become a Certified Phlebotomy Technician

$

2295

Details

6-week program/100 clock hours/ 4.2 Credit Hours

What's included in $2295?

Registration & Tuition Fee, Books, Scrubs, National Examination Fee (one time), State Licensing Fee, Externship & Job placement assistance 

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Career Opportunities for Phlebotomist

In California, Phlebotomy Technicians are in high demand. In fact, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for Phlebotomy Technicians is projected to grow 35.30% percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations.

The Phlebotomy Technician program at HealthStaff Training Institute prepares our graduates for employment in
 

  • Clinical Laboratory 

  • Hospital

  • Medical Clinic

  • Medical Group 

  • Research Company

  • Mobile Insurance Examiner 

  • Physician’s Office

 
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A Vocational School You Can Afford & Trust Since 1989

Education that's faster, more flexible, and more cost-effective than traditional education

A Career That Makes a Difference

The HealthStaff Training Institute’s Phlebotomy Technician I certificate course is designed to train students with the skills and knowledge to perform skin and Venipuncture procedures in a safe clinical environment. This course is approved by the California Department of Health Services, Laboratory Field Services Division and upon successful completion of the course, the student will receive a National Certification as a Phlebotomy Technician I as well as State of California Phlebotomy License.

The HealthStaff Training Institute’s students receive instruction in the procedures of Phlebotomy and are required to participate in a minimum 40-hour externship in a CDPH approved facility. Upon completion of the Phlebotomy Technician I program, students will take the National Certification Exam, and upon passing the National Exam will have their documentation submitted to the state for State Certification/License.

Our training provides students with the vital skill sets needed to secure employment at any healthcare or medical facility where Phlebotomy techniques are required and performed.

FAQs

Question: What are the eligibility criteria to enroll in the Phlebotomy Technician Course? 

Answer: Applying to phlebotomy training programs is incredibly straightforward. You simply need a high school diploma (or equivalent) and a great attitude to kickstart your education. We recommend some experience in the medical field or certificates like a medical assistant.

Question: How long is the Phlebotomy Technician Course? 

Answer: We offer both Weekday as well as weekend classes. 

Question: Is externship covered in the program? 

Answer: Yes, an externship is part of the program. After the conclusion of your classroom portion, we arrange for your externship at medical facilities like hospitals, medical groups, and labs.

Question: Do you offer payment plans?

Answer: Yes, we do offer some easy flexible payment plans. Please ask your admission counselor.

Question: Do you offer job placement assistance?

Answer: Yes, we do offer job placement assistance. We help you with job leads after your successful course completion of the Phlebotomy classroom course and externship.

In the Phlebotomy Technician Program, you’ll learn:

Basic Phlebotomy

  • Safety Universal Precaution & Infection Control.

  • Anatomy & Medical Terminology.

  • Proper Identification of Patient & Specimens.

  • Selection & Preparation of Skin Puncture.

  • Blood Collection Equipment.

  • Post Puncture Care & Proper Disposal of Sharps & Waste


Advanced Phlebotomy

  • Advanced Infections Disease Control.

  • Anticoagulation Theory.

  • Pre-analytical Services of Error in Specimen collection, Transport, Processing, & Storage.

  • Anatomical Site Selection & Patient Preparation.

  • Risk Factors, Complications, & Response to Complications.

  • Test Requisition, Specimen Transport Processing, Problems & Correction.

  • Communication Skills & Professional Behavior.

  • Ethical & Legal Implications.

  • Quality Assurance.

Best decision to attend HSTI! Loved the teachers and staff is awesome! Flexible hours and payment plan. I totally recommend this school to anyone looking for a career in phlebotomy.

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Tayha Michelle

I just passed my state test for phlebotomy. This is a very good school, I love my teacher she's always so positive. she will teach you good techniques. Everybody here is so friendly and helpful. I can't believe how fast it went. I'm so happy I did this class . Thank you...

Carolina Henry

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I loved the training that was provided and the instructor definitely made the difference. The staff is very knowledgeable and always willing to lend a helping hand.

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Raul A.

Great school to go to. I took the phlebotomy course here and it was great! When I looked up other schools in my area, their reviews didn't even come close to this school. You won't regret choosing this school!

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Preston J.

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Approval & Certifications
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