Phlebotomy Technician

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Employment

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist. 511009




A. Course Objective (Description; Competencies to be achieved)

The Phlebotomy Technician Program is a 2-week program with a total of 40 clock hours that works under the supervision of a license medical laboratory technician, physician, or other individual with an advanced degree in the biomedical or related sciences. The Phlebotomy Technician primary function is to collect blood specimens from patients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Techniques used for this blood collection are taught which includes patient’s preparation, processing, safety and regulatory compliance. The training program prepares the student for employment as phlebotomy technician. Students will identify and greet patients in a respectful, compassionate way; Identify regulations and regulatory bodies such as HIPPA, OSHA, &CLIA; Understand and apply standard Blood Borne Pathogen infection control practices; Perform Quality Control procedures for CLIA waived tests; Apply safety rules regarding the use and disposal of sharps; Explain and perform specimen labeling for laboratory analysis; Obtain blood samples utilizing various methods depending upon the test ordered; Be able to explain the procedure for obtaining capillary blood samples; Be able to explain the procedure for obtaining venous blood samples.

Requirements: Must be an active AZ Certified Nursing Assistant, Emergency Medical Technician, Medical Assistant or have college level health education such as Anatomy & Physiology, Microbiology, Nursing Chemistry (not all inclusive).Students are required to be at least 18 of age, have a High School Diploma or GED Certification, Pass the Test for Adult Basic Education (TABE): Students must obtain 8.0 score in order to enroll in classes at the College of Health Careers and/or under the discretion of the President & CEO student may be admitted to the program

B. Total cost of Program (include all costs to student including testing, licensure):

Program Cost: $1,410.00

Tuition: $1,055.00

Registration Fee: $50.00

Books: $40.00

Supplies/Material: $150.00

Certification Exam: $115.00

C. Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books in included in tuition) Learning Resources:

Mosby’s Textbook for Nursing Assistants, 9th Edition; Mosby’s Student Study Guide for Nursing Assistants, 9th Edition.

D. Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition):

Watch with a sweep second hand; Stethoscope; Blood Pressure Cuff; Gait Belt;

E. WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status/Credential Verification: Lorena Zendejas, M. Ed.;; 928-315-7600;

F. Direct Website link to the program:;

G. Additional information; Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation:


H. Refund Policy:

Refund policy is available through the school catalog and the school website;;Pg.44

I. Credentials (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each)

Yes; Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)

  • Industry: Phlebotomy Technician is Industry Nationally Recognized through National Healthcareer Association (NHA);

  • Stackable: Yes; It can be a compliment to another program/course credential.

  • Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies): Yes. Some neighboring States require the National Certification, offered by the school to those who want to become Certified Phlebotomy Technicians;

  • Accredited Curriculum: (this is referring to the course being accredited, not the test or school): Yes. Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES); AZ Private Post-Secondary Education Department

J. Credential Attainment Rate (Percentage of students in the last 24 months who obtained a postsecondary credential, or secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent, during participation or within one year after exit from the training program):

100% Credential Attainment Rate.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Regional Center for Border Health, Inc.

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

College of Health Careers

Local WIB

11 - ARIZONA@WORK - Mohave and La Paz Counties

Name of Credential

Phlebotomy Technician

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - National Health Association

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


Testing/Exam Fees


In-State/District Tuition


Registration Fee


Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)


Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

$15.11 per hour
Required Certification: Cerified Phlebotomy Technician CPT

Provider Status



1940 Mesquite Ave Suite K , Lake Havasu City, Arizona 86403

Phone Number

(928) 453-9596

Fax Number

(928) 680-3435

Web Address

Last Updated

Jul 01, 2020


Dec 13, 2018


Jan 09, 2020

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