Classroom Course with an Attentive Safety® Phlebotomy Instructor
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Phlebotomy Technician Course Schedule
Monday and Thursday
Tuesday and Friday
Phlebotomy Technician Course Cost
(Payment must be received at least 3 days prior to class date.
Phlebotomy Technician Course Length
6 weeks, total of 12 days
Phlebotomy Technician Course Location
1640 Powers Ferry Rd SE Bldg 18 Suite 300, Marietta, Georgia 30067
Phlebotomy Technician Course Description
Attentive Safety® offers the Phlebotomy Technician course to prepare participants to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam. The Phlebotomy Technician course consists of 80 hours of training; 56 hours classroom training and 24 hours hands-on training practice in a skills lab.
Students will be trained to perform a variety of blood collection methods using proper techniques and precautions including: vacuum collection devices, syringes, capillary skin puncture, butterfly needles and blood culture specimen collection on adults, children and infants. Through lecture and lab experiences, students will receive training in infection prevention, proper patient identification, proper labeling of specimens, and quality assurance. Students will be taught specimen handling, processing and accessioning.
Upon successful completion of the program the student will qualify to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam.
Phlebotomists typically do the following:
Phlebotomy Technician Course Course Prerequisites
Phlebotomy Technician Course Certification Requirements
It is a mandatory exit requirement to successfully conduct 30 venipuncture and 10 capillary draws on live patients. Students must actively participate in being drawn as a live patient for their fellow students. In order to fulfill the exit requirement in 6 short weeks, it is imperative that you recruit family and friends as live patients for the last four days of class. Each volunteer patient will be required to sign a liability release form.