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Certified Phlebotomy Technician - 1

OVERVIEW: Phlebotomists are        professionals who draw blood for tests, transfusions, donations, or research. This program provides, through classroom time and clinical instruction, training and knowledge to apply and take the National Certification Phlebotomy Technician 1 exam. Classroom lectures cover laboratory environment, anatomy, safety and infection control, equipment, and the phlebotomy procedure.


 

EXTERNSHIP: Clinical instruction provides hands-on training in venipuncture technique, laboratory assisting, and administrative office duties.
 
JOB OUTLOOK: The need for Phlebotomists will remain high as doctors and other health-care professionals require blood work for analysis and diagnoses. According to U.S. Department of Labor Statistics, the national demand of phlebotomy technicians is forecast to grow by an estimated 24% by 2026.

CERTIFICATION: Upon completion of the program, the student will qualify to apply to the State of California as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician 1 (CPT1).
 

Become a Phlebotomist in 4 Steps:

  1. Classroom Time—48 hours at West LA College
  2. National Exam—2 hours on campus
  3. Externship—40 hours in clinical setting
  4. Submit Documents to the State of California



NEW!  CHOOSE THE TIME THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOU!

WEEKNIGHTS

     Class: 12 Mon/Wed, March 2-April 15 
               (no mtg. April 6 & 8)                                   6-10 pm (Class ID #43136)

     Exam: Wednesday, April 22, 7-9 pm

WEEKENDS

      Class: 8 Saturdays, March 7-May 2
                (no mtg. Apr. 11)                                          9 am-3 pm (Class ID #43135)

      Exam: Saturday, May 16, 10 am-Noon

FEE: $1,999* Ask about our installment plan! I-TRAIN approved program.


 










 

FREE INFORMATION SESSION!

Saturday, Feb. 22
10-11am
Class ID #43134

REQUIREMENTS: Minimum HS Diploma/GED,
18 years+, Scrubs (new, used, or borrowed).

*Registration fee includes books, supplies, study guides, all class materials, exam preparation, and externship.  Fee does NOT include State License fee of $100, National Certification exam fee of $117, or scrubs. See detailed requirements in the student handbook at www.wlac.edu/westside/PhlebotomyStudentHandbook.pdf


$25 cancellation fee. Must cancel at least 5 days in advance of class. No exceptions.

This course is taught by the staff of the AUMT Institute, one of the top phlebotomy schools in the state of California.