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

STATE DATE

END DATE


SCHEDULE


1/29/19


4/4/19


Classroom/Lab (98 hours):

T/W/Th; 5 – 8:30 p.m.


4/8/19


5/31/19


Practicum/Clinical (120 hours):

15 hrs./week minimum; Performed at approved clinical site; Student schedule will be determined based on site location.


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

STATE DATE

END DATE


SCHEDULE


1/8/19


3/14/19


Classroom/Lab (98 hours):

T/W/Th; 5 – 8:15 p.m.


3/18/19


5/14/19


Practicum/Clinical (120 hours):

15 hrs./week minimum; Performed at approved clinical site; Student schedule will be determined based on site location.


For more information on classes held on the Person County Campus, contact (336) 322-2156 or email jeanette.godsey@piedmontcc.edu.


Click here to register online!


COSTS

1. Tuition and fees: The registration fee is $188.  This includes tuition fee and student liability fee.

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

3. Textbook: Phlebotomy Essentials, 6th Edition, ISBN 978-1-4511-9452-4; textbooks are available for purchase on the first day of class from PCC for $95.01.

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

5. Other costs: 

·         Criminal background check

·         Urine Drug Screen

·         Fraud Check

·         TB test 

·         Immunization record, including Hepatitis B Vaccine and/or titers

·         BLS American Heart Association CPR Certification

6.  Phlebotomy Caddy including:

  • one box of latex free gloves
  • one package of 2X2 non-sterile gauze
  • one roll of 2”coban (any color)
  • bandage scissors
  • a package of latex free band-aides (any color)
  • pocket size scent-free hand sanitizer

7.  American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) National Certification exam - $135


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 on the Person or Caswell County Campus to complete the registration form and pay your registration fee.
                    Caswell County Campus, Room K-213
                    Person County Campus, Room E-110

  3. To register online: 

    Register for classes on the Caswell Campus, click here to submit your registration form.

    Register for classes on the Person Campus, 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:  
Caswell County:  Lori Watlington, (336) 694-8080  
Person County:  Jeanette Godsey, (336) 322-2156

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