Phlebotomy Certification Exam Review

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Course Description

This class is designed for people who already perform phlebotomy or who have recently completed an eligible phlebotomy program, but are not Nationally Certified.
This course will help you prepare to take the ASCP Certification Exam. However, information given in this class will not qualify the individual to become a practicing phlebotomist.

ASCP Eligibility Requirements: Route 1: High school graduation (or equivalent) AND completion of a NAACLS approved phlebotomy program or a phlebotomy program approved by the California Department of Public Health* within the last five years; OR Route 2: High school graduation (or equivalent) AND completion of an acceptable two-part formal structured phlebotomy program in the U.S., Canada or an accredited laboratory within the last five years. This two-part program, to be arranged by the program director, must consist of: 40 clock hours of classroom training, including anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system, specimen collection, specimen processing and handling, and laboratory operations (e.g. safety, quality control, etc.) AND 100 clock hours of clinical training and orientation in an accredited laboratory** with a minimum performance of 100 successful unaided blood collections including venipunctures and skin punctures; OR Route 3: High school graduation (or equivalent) AND completion of one year full time acceptable work experience as a phlebotomy technician in an accredited laboratory** within the last five years. This experience must include venipunctures and skin punctures. (Full time experience is considered thirty-five hours per week); OR Route 4: High school graduation (or equivalent) AND successful completion of RN, LPN or other acceptable accredited allied health professional/occupational education which includes phlebotomy training and orientation in an accredited laboratory** with a minimum performance of 100 successful unaided blood collections including venipunctures and skin punctures. Applicants must submit a notarized copy of their current state/provincial license for RN or LPN or notarized copy of a certificate of completion from the accredited allied health program they completed along with the application form; OR Route 5: MT/MLS(ASCP) or MLT(ASCP) certification; OR Route 6: DPT(ASCP) certification AND a minimum performance of 100 successful unaided non-donor blood collections including venipunctures and skin punctures in an accredited laboratory** within the last 5 years.
Dates:September 26 - October 4, 2016   Check for other Dates
Meets:M, Tu and Th from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM , 5 session(s)
Hours:15.00
CEUs:1.50
Location:BMC 171
Fee: $119.00

Required Text: Phlebotomy Exam Review, 4th ed, Ruth E. McCall and Cathee M. Tankersley, available at Greenville Technical College bookstore, approximate cost $75.


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