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:
- Classroom Time—48 hours at West LA College
- National Exam—2 hours on campus
- Externship—40 hours in clinical setting
- Submit Documents to the State of California
NEW! CHOOSE THE TIME THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOU!
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
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
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.