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Phlebotomy for Health Careers

Course number : AHE-289    Section Number : A4BP
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Learn the basic techniques and procedures necessary to properly collect blood specimens. Topics include venous anatomy and physiology, blood collection systems, performance of venipuncture, infection control and patient relations. Course includes 30 hours of classroom training plus 18 daytime hours of clinical practice at local labs. Prerequisites: Limited to Medical Assistant students and healthcare providers interested in improving their skills. To begin a career as a phlebotomist, see Phlebotomy Technician Training. At time of registration, student must have current American Heart Association BLS Provider CPR card. Medical Assistant students must have also successfully completed Professional Preparation for Medical Assistants AHE-312. Uniform required. Please note: A criminal background check, drug testing and evidence of immunization are required for the clinical portion of this course at an additional cost. Information distributed at first class.

Class Details

20 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Mon, Wed.  
  Weekly - Wed.  
  Weekly - Mon.  
  Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Mon.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Carroll Hospital Center
  Minnick Classroom Building.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Brian Rutledge  2.Emma Eyler 

CEUs : 4.8



Please read:  This is a 48-hour course (30 classroom hours and 18 daytime clinical hours). 10 in-person sessions. Clinical hours to be completed 6/9/20-6/22/20, dates and times to be determined. This course requires a textbook. Please click the bookstore link below, no sooner than three weeks prior to the start of your class, for current edition information.

Total Cost: 


Registration Closes On
Monday, May 4, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 05/25/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/4/2020 - 6/1/2020 Weekly - Mon, Wed 5:30 PM - 8:45 PM Westminster, Minnick Classroom Building  Map Brian Rutledge 
6/3/2020 - 6/3/2020 Weekly - Wed 4:00 PM - 7:15 PM Westminster, Minnick Classroom Building  Map Emma Eyler  ; Brian Rutledge 
6/8/2020 - 6/8/2020 Weekly - Mon 5:30 PM - 8:45 PM Westminster, Minnick Classroom Building  Map Brian Rutledge 
6/9/2020 - 6/22/2020 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Westminster, Carroll Hospital Center  Map Emma Eyler