This course prepares the student to work in hospitals and physician offices, as well as privately owned laboratories. This course is made up of lecture, lab practice and clinical components. Students will be given a designated clinical site and will perform learned skills while under the supervision of a preceptor. The first part is 96 hours of didactic and lab. The second part (Phlebotomy II) is 100 hours of clinical.

Prerequisites: High school diploma or High School Equivalency, CNA I and II, or proof of one of the following: comparable credentials such as CMA, EMT-I, RN, or LPN, or documented previous experience working as a phlebotomist or experience performing venipunctures. Please bring proof of pre-requisites upon registration.

Upon successful completion of both parts, the student will be prepared to sit for their national certification exam. The current cost of this exam is $135.


Start Date End Date Day(s) Time Location Cost*
07/17/18 12/04/18 TTh 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm SCC, J211 $257*

*Cost breakdown: $183 plus $55* for urine drug screening and criminal background check, $16* for malpractice insurance, and $3* for student insurance. Virginia students will have an additional $10 fee for this service. *Fees are subject to change.


Margie Collins
CCE Training/Program Specialist - Allied Health, Computer Skills, & North Campus
(336) 386-3423

Debbie Cave
Director of Allied Health
(336) 386-3372

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Interested in this course?

Registration will be held on Friday, January 19 at 9:00 a.m. in the lobby of the Corporate and Continuing Education Office (J-Building).

Space is limited.