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Register today to be added to the interest list and receive updates for the Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Program. Please note this does not guarantee a seat in the program.

Enter a thriving field and serve a vital role in the healthcare industry as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT). This short-term training program prepares students for the National Healthcareer Association’s Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Exam. Hospitals, 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.
 
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
Program Requirements:
 
  • Phlebotomy Technician Training
  • Phlebotomy Technician Internship
  • MRT: Pursuit of Happiness Workshop
  • Job Readiness
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Prerequisite: GED or High School Diploma.
 
Curriculum Requirements: Students must obtain a TB skin test and undergo and pass a mandatory drug screening and criminal background check to be eligible for clinical learning experiences. Transportation is required to clinical agencies.
 
Potential Certifications: Upon successful completion of the program, students will be eligible to take the National Healthcareer Association Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam.
 
Tuition: $1,884 Full Price; $628 FastForward WCG Price
 
Tuition Assistance:
 
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, supplies, NHA online prep package and exam registration fee, as well as a $50 credential attainment incentive.
 
Financial Requirements: Tuition does not include cost of program-required TB skin test, CPR training / certification, or clinical site required background check and drug screen. Additional fees may be necessary depending on clinical site requirements.
 
Employment Outcome: Phlebotomy Technicians are critical team members at hospitals, diagnostic laboratories and blood donor centers. As advancements in medical technology rise, it’s an especially exciting time to begin a career in this thriving field. Earning your Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) certification from NHA can give employers confidence in your skills and abilities. Set yourself up for success and reach your career goals in the rewarding healthcare industry.

 
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Class Details

44 Sessions
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Registration Closes On
Monday, June 29, 2020 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/1/2020 - 8/31/2020 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 5:30 AM - 5:31 AM TBD Part Staff 

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