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:  Person County Campus

STATE DATE

END DATE


SCHEDULE

8/16/18

10/18/18

Classroom/Lab (96 hours):

T/Th; 9 a.m. – 2:50 p.m.
W; 9 a.m. – 12:50 p.m.

10/22/18

12/12/18

Practicum/Clinical (144 hours):

MTWTHF
Performed at approved clinical site


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


CONTACT INFORMATION:

To register, contact Workforce Development at (336) 322-2156.  You may also contact us by email at jeanette.godsey@piedmontcc.edu.  

 

HOW TO REGISTER

Online:
Submit registration form using our Secure Registration Form. You will receive a confirmation email and payment instructions once your registration has been processed. 


In Person:

Register in the Workforce Development office on the Caswell or Person County Campus. 


By Mail:

Return a Continuing Education Registration form with payment to:

Piedmont  Community College
ATTN: Jeanette Godsey
PO Box 1197
Roxboro, NC  27573

 

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 or email the details to:  
Jeanette Godsey, (336) 322-2156 or email at jeanette.godsey@piedmontcc.edu.

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