Students will learn to follow universal precautions, tie tourniquets, identify veins, and demonstrate knowledge and use of necessary equipment necessary for drawing blood. Students will be able to identify appropriate tubes and labels for tests, prep the site, perform venipunctures and finger sticks, and administer bedside glucose. The student is not certified after this course but is qualified to be a phlebotomist in the state of SC. To be eligible for certification exam, please go to ASPT.org for requirements.
Tuition $725, book, SLED check, gloves and immunizations are extra
Prior to paying tuition, students must:
- Make an appointment to meet with Marilynn Koerber
- Take Workkeys Reading for Information and Locating Information required ($16 each test) Call Jayne at 525-8205 to reserve your testing spot.
- Pass a Criminal Background Check ($25)
- Updated Immunizations and CPR required
Class limited to 10 students
*New Course to start 2013*
Reading for Information and Locating Information.
YOU MUST CALL JAYNE 843-525-8205 TO RESERVE YOUR TESTING SEAT!!!
Classes held on Monday and Thursday from 6:00pm – 9:00pm beginning 2/4/13 – 4/4/13.
Click here for a printable schedule.
Students will be assigned to the hospital beginning 4/8/13.
Be Sure You Meet Course Requirements before Applying. Click here for details.