Certified Phlebotomy Technician

Certified Phlebotomy Technician
$474
Code: CPT60-MH
Campus: Manhattan
Cost: $474
Hours: 60
Credits: None
Classes: 2 (view classes)
A Phlebotomy Technician's primary function is to draw blood samples from patients by venipuncture or micro techniques.

Classes

Open

Oct 14 – Dec 9, 2017

Sat:09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Section C

Class ID: 000206
Location: 1293 Broadway, New York, NY 10001
Open

Sep 18 – Oct 4, 2017

Mon - Wed:09:00 AM - 03:30 PM

Section A

Class ID: 000241
Location: 1293 Broadway, New York, NY 10001

Program Objective

The program is designed to teach future phlebotomists how to draw blood samples from patients by venipuncture or microtechniques. Phlebotomy can be performed for transfusion, donation, research or testing purposes. ASA’s hands-on training helps students learn how to facilitate the collection and transportation of laboratory specimens.

Program Covers

  • Phlebotomy Essentials
  • Blood collection procedures and vital signs
  • Specimen collection
  • Drawing blood for transfusions, donations and research
  • Drawing blood from patients in hospitals, blood banks, Doctors’ offices, laboratories
  • Safety and Infection Control
  • Equipment Assembly (needles, gauze, tourniquet, cotton, alcohol)
  • Application of tourniquet, location of vein
  • Labeling and storage of blood container
  • Preparation for National Exams (Healthcare Association (NHA) and/or Medca Certificaton Exam)

Pre-requisites

High School Diploma /GED or the ability to pass the entrance exam.

Registration

Photo ID, Social Security Card, Immunization Record.

HRA, VESID/ACCES, 1199 & Workforce 1 Approved. Flexible payment plans available.

Our hope is that you will be motivated to advance further in your career and will enroll into our HealthCare degree programs. High graduation rate at ASA is indicative of the success of our comprehensive approach to education!