Phlebotomy Program

In-Person Learning

Phlebotomy Training

In-Person Learning

Phlebotomy Technician Course (PHL)


Phlebotomy Technicians are critical team members at hospitals, diagnostic laboratories, and blood donor centers. With many employers having an increasing demand for phlebotomists, most seek, and many require, a professional certification. Upon completion of the Phlebotomy Program at LNA Health Careers, students will be eligible to sit for the National Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam to become Nationally Certified by the National Healthcareer Association. As a CPT, you will have the credentials you need to set yourself apart from other applicants as you embark on a growing and rewarding healthcare career.

The length of this course is 90 hours. Additionally, the Phlebotomy Program requires some work outside of class and students can expect to spend an additional 5-10 hours per week on reading and homework assignments.

Phlebotomy Technicians are critical team members at hospitals, diagnostic laboratories, and blood donor centers. With many employers having an increasing demand for phlebotomists, most seek, and many require, a professional certification. Upon completion of the Phlebotomy Program at LNA Health Careers, students will be eligible to sit for the National Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam to become Nationally Certified by the National Healthcareer Association. As a CPT, you will have the credentials you need to set yourself apart from other applicants as you embark on a growing and rewarding healthcare career.

The length of this course is 90 hours. Additionally, the Phlebotomy Program requires some work outside of class and students can expect to spend an additional 5-10 hours per week on reading and homework assignments.

A Phlebotomy Externship is an optional component of the Phlebotomy Program at LNA Health Careers, it is not a requirement. The externship is 120 hours in length and at a participating clinical in New Hampshire. 

The cost of the externship is $200. 

The requirements of participating in an externship are: 

  • Submit documentation of Hep B vaccine series or declination.
  • Submit proof of immunity to measles, mumps and rubella, varicella, tetanus (within 10 years)
  • Submit documentation of full COVID-19 vaccination series.
  • Submit documentation of a two-step negative TB test within the past year or negative chest x-ray dated within the last 5 years, or a QuantiFERON lab test within the past year.
  •  A high school diploma or GED
  • Has an active Health Insurance plan and card
  • Possesses proficiency in English and basic math as determined by the pre-entrance examination. Must successfully pass the pre-entrance examination with a score of 80% or greater.
  • Submit documentation of a safe to work exam by medical provider.

Phlebotomy Course Fees

   Seat Deposit Fee: $450 (due at sign up, non-refundable)
   Supplies Fee: $250
   Criminal Record Check: $25
   Liability Insurance: $25
   Tuition: $1,250
   TOTAL: $2,000

 

Upon successfully graduating from the Phlebotomy Course students will receive a certificate of completion and will be eligible to sit for the National certification exam from the National Healthcareer Association. Interested students will be required to register for the National exam with the Program Director via the Admissions team.

The cost of the National exam is $130.

*Please note: LNA Health Careers cannot accept transfer of credits from any other institution, nor do our programs provide transfer credits to any other institution.