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Phlebotomy Technician Program

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NEXT SESSION: SEPTEMBER 1, 2021  *HYBRID COURSE*

*This will be a hybrid course. This means that there are scheduled class meeting times for students to utilize Zoom and access live instruction online, as well as some in-person sessions*

This comprehensive 220-hour program will introduce students to medical terminology, human anatomy and physiology, OSHA regulations, blood-borne pathogens, universal precautions, ethics, and applicable law. Students will familiarize themselves with test requirements, tube identification, procedures, and protocols for lab safety. The certificate includes 3 components, to be completed within two semesters:

    • Part 1: 90 hours of Phlebotomy instruction and skills labs
    • Part 2: 10 hours of Work Readiness training and 120 hours of Externship 

 

COURSE SCHEDULE FOR PART ONE 

Summer Schedule                                

The summer Phlebotomy course is at capacity. We are no longer accepting applications. 

Fall Schedule 

Option 1:  September 1, 2021 - December 8, 2021   |  15 weeks  |  Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00 - 9:30 pm 

Option 2:  September 2, 2021 - December 7, 2021   |  15 weeks  |  Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 - 9:30 pm 

Option 3:  September 2, 2021 - December 7, 2021   |  15 weeks  |  Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:00 - 4:30 pm 

 

*These schedules do not include externship hours*

 

COST: $1,500

We accept checks, money orders, credit and debit cards. Financial aid is not available.

 

PREREQUISITES 

  • High School Transcript or G.E.D
  • Students must undergo a Criminal Offense Registry Information (CORI) and Sexual Offense Registry Information (SORI) background check
  • Proof of Immunizations (TDap, MMR, Varicella, HepB, Meningococcal, & TB)
  • Negative TB test (or chest x-ray)

 

CERTIFICATION

Graduates will be prepared for the American Society Phlebotomy Technicians (ASPT) national certification exam.

 

REGISTRATION STEPS

1) Sign up for an Info Session

There are day and evening options available.

2) Take an Assessment (if applicable)

Complete this short survey to determine whether you need to take an assessment. If you are required to take an assessment, email cwd@rcc.mass.edu for the link to sign up.

3) Submit your Application, Immunization Form, Medical Records, and a Resume

Students are required to have proof of TDap, MMR, Varicella, HepB, Meningococcal, & TB immunizations. A healthcare provider needs to complete and sign the Immunization Form. You will also need to provide your medical records. Once you have the signed immunization form, medical records, and a resume  upload them to your application HERE. Please email cwd@rcc.mass.edu if you have trouble uploading the documents. 

4) Interview

Once your immunizations are approved, the Program Manager will reach out to you about scheduling a 15-minute phone interview.

5) Complete the Registration Form

 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE

Fall Deadline: August 15

*Please note, registration closes when enrollment reaches capacity*

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION


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Download the Flyer                  Complete our Interest Form        Sign up for an Info Session. Day and Evening times are available.      

 

CONTACT INFO

Email cwd@rcc.mass.edu with questions or to schedule a meeting with the Program Manager 

*This is a non-credit course and runs subject to enrollment. We encourage early registrations.*