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Phlebotomy Technician Certificate

This QuickJobs program is a WIA-eligible training program.   

Program Description
Phlebotomists are specialized clinical support assistants who collect blood and other samples from patients for examination in laboratories, the results of which provide valuable information for diagnosing illness.  Duties include: collection and preparation of speciimens; maintenance of collection areas and equipment and supplies; performance of record keeping duties.

Course Outline

  • Describe terms, prefixes and suffixes associated with the medical terminology of the body systems
  • Describe the role and responsibilities of the Phlebotomy Technician
  • Describe the circulatory system and blood cell anatomy
  • Apply principles of aseptic techniques and infection control
  • Conform to quality assurance practices
  • Collect and process specimens
  • Perform limited diagnostic test
  • Document accurately
  • Comply with established

Entry Requirements/What to Expect

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Have a High School diploma or GED
  • Proof of completion of Medical Terminology with Anatomy and Physiology
  • Proof of completion of BLS CPR or current AHA card
  • Proof of completion of Health Systems & Professionalism
  • PreCheck Background Check
  • Must be able to meet performance requirements as to physical demands of the job
  • This course includes clinical hours in an area hospital so proof of Health Status is required

For more information, call (864) 646-1700 or toll free 866-269-5677, Ext 1700 (within the 864 area code) or e-mail conted@tctc.edu

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Corporate & Community Education
(864) 646-1700
Toll-free (within the 864 Area Code) at 1-866-269-5677, ext. 1700

Office Hours:

Pendleton Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

Anderson Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

Easley Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

You may also register online by going to www.tctc.edu/learn