This 90-hour comprehensive instructor lead program consists of 90 classroom hours which includes a blended simulated lab to achieve 30 venipunctures and 10 capillary sticks.
The course includes medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, blood collection, specimen transport and processing, infection control and safety, quality control, confidentiality, and communication skills.
Upon successful completion of this program, the student is eligible for national certification by NHA (certification fee $117).
For more information, visit https://www.nhanow.com/certification/phlebotomytechnician.
Prerequisites: 18 years of age; HS diploma or GED, statement of health from a physician; due the first day of class (proof of health insurance, fluid-resistant lab coat, and clear criminal background).
Certification/Clinical Skill Requirements: Minimum of 30 successful venipunctures and 10 capillary sticks (dermal punctures). Students MUST be able to provide adequate volunteers (18 yrs. and above) to achieve clinical skill requirements of 30 Venipunctures to satisfactorily pass the course and seek national certification. Volunteers reduce the number of sticks performed on the student cohort only!
Course Code: ALH625A1
Dates: September 20-December 1, 2021; No class on November 24 & 26, 2021;
Registration Deadline: September 13, 2021
Times: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: Phillipsburg Education Center, P107
Cost: $1,799 (includes textbook and all materials)
REGISTER ONLINE OR CALL 908-689-7613
To register or for more information contact the Program Director,
Dianne Czar, R.N.
908-835-2333 or [email protected]