Register today to be added to the waiting list and receive updates for the Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Program.
This short-term training program prepares students for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Exam. Enter a thriving field and serve a vital role in the healthcare industry as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT).
As a Phlebotomy Technician, you may perform some or all of the following tasks:
- Draw blood from patients and blood donors
- Evaluate patients’ ability to withstand procedure
- Explain blood-drawing procedure to patients and answer questions
- Perform basic point of care testing, such as blood glucose levels
- Prepare blood, urine and other specimens for testing
- Verify patient/donor identity
- Maintain medical equipment such as needles, test tubes and blood vitals
- Phlebotomy Technician Training
- Phlebotomy Technician Internship
- CPR Training / Certification
- Job Readiness
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Upon successful completion of the program, students will be eligible to take the National Healthcareer Association Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam. Students will receive American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification upon successful completion of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation training.
FastForward Workforce Credential Grant (WCG) pays 2/3 of the cost of tuition: You pay 1/3 of tuition upon enrollment; the Commonwealth of Virginia pays 1/3 upon successful completion of the class; the final 1/3 is paid by the Commonwealth of Virginia when you earn the credential.
In addition to receiving grant funding, you may qualify for other funding assistance
programs to receive additional tuition assistance.
Supplies and Fees:
Tuition includes cost of textbooks and NHA online prep package and exam registration fee, as well as a $50 credential attainment incentive.
Tuition does not include the cost of program-required CPR certification training.
Laboratories and other employers have an increasing demand for phlebotomists. Most seek, and many require, a professional certification. With a CPT certification, you’ll have the credentials you need to set yourself apart from other applicants as you embark on a rewarding healthcare career. As more employers require phlebotomy certifications, a CPT will help improve your marketability in a growing and rewarding field.