The Phlebotomy Program at Southwest Technical College prepares the student through coursework and practicum to become certified in the National Healthcare Association as a phlebotomist. Coursework and practicums prepare you to acquire the knowledge and skills to collect blood and other specimens for hospitals, blood banks, and other healthcare facilities. With successful completion of the program, students are eligible to sit for the Phlebotomy Technician Certification with the National Healthcare Association.
Cost includes tuition, books, fees, and supplies.
Program Length: 100 hours (60 classroom / 40 practicum – Approximately 4 academic months.)
Location: Main Campus – Health Professions and Trades Building
Start Dates: There are two defined start dates throughout the academic year. Call 435.586.2899 for more information.
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- Program Specific Enrollment Requirements
- Health Professions Enrollment Requirement Resources
- Course Descriptions
- Training Plan
- Courses Offered to High School Students
- Policies and Orientation
- • Southwest Technical College Certificate of Program Proficiency
- • Upon successful completion of the course, students are eligible to obtain national certification as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician with National Healthcare Association (NHA).
Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements:
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Occupational Advisory Committee
Each Southwest Tech Certificate Program has an Occupational Advisory Committee that consists of industry professionals from the regions we serve. These committee members ensure that desirable, relevant, and current practices of each occupation are being taught. This program has committee members from the following organizations: