Phlebotomy Technician

This 65 hour program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis

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Area of Interest

Program Dean

PVCC Academic Division

Faculty Contact

Program

Non-credit Training Program

Required Courses

  • 14658: Phlebotomy Technician

Admissions Requirements

  • Students interested in pursuing health care training through PVCC Workforce Services Division must attend a Healthcare Pre-Enrollment Session prior to enrollment. 
  • High School Diploma or GED and Active, unrestricted Nurse Aide Certification issued from the Virginia Board of Nursing is required prior to registration.
  • Minimum age is 18 and must not have any convictions since becoming a CNA.

Program Information

Students will become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop skills to perform venipunctures completely and safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology; blood collection procedures; specimen hands-on practice; and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods.