syringes and vials of blood

Phlebotomy

PROGRAM

From blood donations to diagnoses, phlebotomists are vital to the healthcare indutsry.

What you’ll learn

Our two-term program, noncredit program will give you the classroom training and clinical practice necessary to prepare you to take the National Phlebotomy Technician PBT(ASCP) certification exam.

Short-Term Training

Phlebotomists work in hospitals, clinics, and other medical facilities drawing blood from patients in preparation for medical testing. Successful phlebotomists must be attentive to detail, work well under pressure, have excellent manual dexterity, great communication skills, and really enjoy working with people. As a phlebotomy technician you are an important member of the clinical laboratory team. New diagnostic techniques, clinical laboratory technology and automated instruments have greatly increased the volume of medical laboratory testing.

2 terms 120 hours

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  • Theoretic comprehension of phlebotomy techniques
  • Understanding of associated safety, infection control, quality assurance, documentation, ethical, legal, and customer service issues
  • Learning and practicing blood collection techniques in the classroom
  • Preparation for the National Phlebotomy Technician PBT(ASCP) certification exam and employment in the fields of phlebotomy

AFTER LANE

After our completing our Phlebotomy program, you'll prepared for productive, rewarding careers in the following settings:

  • Medical laboratories
  • Hospitals/Clinics
  • Independent reference laboratories
  • Donor facilities
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Healthcare insurance providers
  • Government laboratories

With additional education and training, you can advance to become a medical laboratory assistant, technician, or technologist.

Not sure which is for you? Learn more about the types of degrees & certificates Lane has to offer

Registration

  • Fall term 2023 registration begins on August 29 at 7 am
  • Classes begins on Tuesday September 26
  • Enrollment is limited to 16 students per cohort group
  • Class is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • Attendance at the first class session each term is mandatory
  • See required textbooks

How To Register

Visit ce.lanecc.edu to set up a profile and register for class. If you have already created a profile, go to step 8.

  1. Click "Create a New Profile" and fill out the form
  2. Fill in all boxes that have an asterisk
  3. An L Number is not required
  4. Use your email address for your username
  5. Create a password of your choice
  6. Once your profile has been set up, you are ready to register!
  7. Search for a class by clicking "courses" in the left hand column or in the search field on the upper right of the page
  8. Add your class to the shopping cart and checkout to finalize your registration

Requirements for ASCP Certification Eligibility:

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Satisfactory completion of the two-term training
  • One year full time employment (35 hours a week) in an accredited laboratory

Questions?

Contact:

Xavier Lara
Project Coordinator
larax@lanecc.edu
541-463-3536

Ready to learn more?

Dawn, Gee, and Rosa-Maria, the admissions staff

Talk one-on-one with a recruiter to learn more about what Lane has to offer you.