Phlebotomy Technician Certificate

This QuickJobs program is a WIA-eligible training program.

Program Description:   

Phlebotomists are specialized clinical support assistants who collect blood and other samples from patients for examination in laboratories, the results of which provide valuable information for diagnosing illness. Duties include: collection and preparation of specimens; maintenance of collection areas and equipment and supplies; performance of record keeping duties.

Learning Objective of the Course:

  • Describe terms, prefixes and suffixes associated with the medical terminology of the body systems
  • Describe the role and responsibilities of the Phlebotomy Technician
  • Describe the circulatory system and blood cell anatomy
  • Apply principles of aseptic techniques and infection control
  • Conform to quality assurance practices
  • Collect and process specimens
  • Perform limited diagnostic test
  • Document accurately
  • Comply with established

Professional Credentials

Upon successful completion of program requirements, students will be able to sit for Phlebotomy certification with ASCP. 

Employment Opportunities

Clinical laboratories, hospitals, community health centers, nursing homes, doctor's offices,

blood donation centers and other health care facilities.

Technology/Tools

  •  Anatomical human mannequins for medical education or training 
  • Blood bank refrigerators 
  •  Blood collection needle 
  •  Capillary or hematocrit tubes 
  •   Non vacuum blood collection tubes or containers 
  •  Phlebotomy trays or accessories/Volumetric pipettes 

 Curriculum             

  • Phlebotomy

Entry Requirements

  • At least 18 years old
  • High school diploma or GED
  • State ID
  • CCE application
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine declination signed
  • 2-Step Tuberculosis skin test completed
  • MMR vaccination or titer
  • Varicella Zoster (Chicken Pox) vaccination or titer
  • 10-panel drug screen
  • Flu shot (for all classes with clinical between October to March)
  • Background check through SR&I (www.srandi.com)

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Toll-free (within the 864 Area Code) at 1-866-269-5677, ext. 1700
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Pendleton Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

Anderson Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

Easley Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

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