MiraCosta College Community Education & Workforce Development, in partnership with Family Health Services, is proud to offer this excellent opportunity for those seeking to enter the medical field as a CPT1 phlebotomy technician. Students are required to complete
• a minimum of 20-hours in basic phlebotomy
• a minimum of 20-hours in advanced phlebotomy
• a minimum of 40-hours laboratory course in applied phlebotomy
• 40-120 hours of clinical externship in a health care setting.
Students who pass the course will also be eligible to take a certification examination offered by the National Health Career Association (NHA), offered in class at the conclusion of the course. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will be issued a state-approved training certificate.The National exam fee of $90, plus application fee of $100, and all immunization and background checks are not included in the tuition fee and must be paid by the student.
Note: A mandatory math and reading comprehension assessment will be given following the info session at 6:30pm. If you would like to brush up on your math skills prior to taking the test, please access Khan Academy at www.khanacademy.org. As part of the enrollment process, we are asking students interested in our Phlebotomy Technician Program to complete an online Interest Form, Application and Medical form by accessing this link: http://tinyurl.com/TCIinterest.