Overview

In just nine weeks you can earn a certificate in phlebotomy, and have a career drawing blood in a variety of healthcare settings, such as hospitals and doctor’s offices. You’ll learn to follow universal precautions, tie tourniquets, identify veins, and demonstrate knowledge and use of equipment necessary for drawing blood. Clinicals are not included.

How to Enroll

To pursue this certificate, please click on the courses below to see availability. You can register for courses online, and you do not have to apply to the college!

Tuition Assistance
Training Resources

Questions?
Call 803.732.0432 to talk to us about this program, or email cce@midlandstech.edu

Print Plan

Sample Program Plan and Costs

On-Campus Traditional. Classes meet on campus.
Virtual 100% online. Meets with a live instructor and classmates on specific days, at specific times. Uses web conferencing software, like Zoom.
Hybrid Some classes on campus. Some classes online or virtual.
Online 100% online. Due dates for projects and assignments. Self-paced work on your time.
CEUs Class Hours Course Title Cost
5.10 51

Phlebotomy

Students will learn to follow universal precautions, tie tourniquets, identify veins, and demonstrate knowledge and use of equipment necessary for drawing blood. Students will be able to identify appropriate tubes and labels for tests, prep the site, perform venipunctures and finger sticks, and administer bedside glucose. No clinicals included.

Classroom

ID: CEMED-550

View Available Courses
No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$699.00
 
Estimated Cost
Tuition Assistance
$699.00
Not including fees and equipment

Careers

Phlebotomist

The Phlebotomist works in a hospital, lab, or clinical office to draw blood for tests, transfusions, donations, or research. Phlebotomists may explain the procedure to patients and assist in the recovery of patients with adverse reactions. The phlebotomist draws blood from veins by vacuum tube, syringe, or butterfly venipuncture methods and matches laboratory requisition forms to specimen tubes.

Projected Job Growth

+3.2%

Average Annual Salary

$32,246

According to EMSI data as of 2018

Where Can I Work?

  • Hospitals
  • Medical Clinics
  • Private Practices

What’s next after I complete this program?

Enter the Workforce

After earning the certificate in phlebotomy begin a career drawing blood in a variety of healthcare settings, such as hospitals and doctor’s offices.