Phlebotomy Technician Certification & Training School Fresno & Clovis, CA

Phlebotomy Technician

 

Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Duties

phlebotomyThe primary responsibilities for a Certified Phlebotomy Technician I involves venipunctures and skin punctures.
The primary responsibilities for the Certified Phlebotomy Technician II involves arterial punctures as well as venipunctures and skin punctures.

176 Hours / 10 Weeks / 2.4 Months

72 hour Didactic/On Campus Lab Training Program in Fresno, CA
Externship: 104 hours. Shift varies by site
Meets California State Phlebotomy Licensing Requirements

Qualifications:

    • 18 years of age or older.
    • High School Graduate or GED.
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      Upon completion of the Phlebotomy Technician program, graduates should possess the following competencies:

      • Demonstrate step-by-step methods for blood withdrawal
      • Identify crucial elements of safety and infection control
      • Identify and use common collection devices
      • Basic understanding of laboratory test names

       

      Graduates can work at…

      • Hospitals
      • Clinical Laboratories
      • Medical Centers
      • Surgical Centers
      • Clinics
      • Physician Offices
      • Blood & Plasma Donation Centers
      • Governmental Medical Facilities & Agencies
      • Paramedical Firms