Phlebotomy


 

The Phlebotomy course provides theory and clinical experiences needed for the proper collection of blood and other specimens used for diagnostic testing. Emphasis is placed on ethics, legalities, medical terminology, safety and universal precautions, health care delivery systems, patient relations, anatomy and physiology, and specimen collection. Upon completion, students should be able to safely perform procedures necessary for specimen collections on patents in various health care settings and may be eligible for national certification as phlebotomy technicians.

Campus Location:  Caswell County Campus

START DATE

END DATE

SCHEDULE


Aug. 21, 2019


Dec. 31, 2019


Classroom/Lab:

8/21 – 10/16/19
W/Th/F; 5 – 9 p.m.

Practicum/Clinical:

10/17 – 12/31/19
10-12 hrs./week minimum; Hours will be assigned M – F, between the hours of
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Student schedule will be determined based on site location; Students MUST be flexible with clinical schedule.


For more information on classes held on the Caswell County Campus, contact
(336) 694-8064 or email lori.watlington@piedmontcc.edu.

Click here to register online!

Campus Location:  Person County Campus

START DATE

END DATE

SCHEDULE


Oct. 1, 2019


Mar. 8, 2020


Classroom/Lab:
10/1 – 12/12/19

T/W/Th; 5 – 8:15 p.m.

Practicum/Clinical:

12/16/19 – 3/8/2020
10-12 hrs./week minimum; Hours will be assigned M – F, between the hours of
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Student schedule will be determined based on site location; Students MUST be flexible with clinical schedule.


For more information on classes held on the Person County Campus, contact
(336) 322-2232 or email lori.watlington@piedmontcc.edu.

Click here to register online!

 

PREREQUSITE:   High School/High School Equivalency Diploma                                  

 

COSTS

1. Tuition and fees: The registration fee is $197.  

2. Optional Student Accident Insurance: $1.25, paid with registration fee when requested by the student. 

3. Textbook: Phlebotomy: Worktext and Procedures Manual ISBN# 9780323279406; textbooks are available for purchase from the PCC Bookstore, www.pccstore.com  for $97.14

4. Uniform: Red scrubs (1-2 sets), black leather closed toe closed heel shoes, and black socks are required for clinical

5. Students must purchase a criminal background check and urine drug screen through Verified Credentials, $112. You will also have to upload your TB test results, Immunization record, including Hepatitis B Vaccine and/or titers.

6.  National Healthcareers Association National Certification exam - $117

7. $69, NHA Online Practice Exam & Study Guide purchased directly from NHA using credit/debit card. Piedmont Community College will invoice third-party sponsors who are providing payment for students.



REGISTRATION

Registering for Continuing Education Courses is fast and easy! You can register in person, online, or by mailing your payment with registration form. 

  1. Review the available classes. You will need the course start and end dates, course title, and course location.
  2. To register in person, come to the Workforce Development office to complete the registration form and pay your registration fee.
                    Caswell County Campus, 331 Piedmont Dr. Yanceyville, Room K-213
                    Person County, 1715 College Drive, Roxboro, NC, E-112
  3. To register online, click here to submit your registration form.

    Once received, you will receive an email with payment instructions. Payment must be received within 48 hours of submitting registration form. If payment has not been received, your registration will be voided and you will have to re-submit.


CLASS WITHDRAWAL/TRANSFER POLICY:  

Students may withdraw and receive:

  • 100% refund if REQUESTED prior to course beginning or course cancellation
  • 75% refund if REQUESTED before the 10% point of the total course meetings 

In order to receive a refund or transfer to another section, the student must call:  
Associate Director, Lori Watlington, (336) 694-8080  

Click here to learn more about Piedmont Community College's Continuing Education class refund policy.


What is a Phlebotomist job description and average salary?

https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/phlebotomists.htm