Allied Health Courses

Certified Phlebotomy Technician Course

Course Overview:

This course prepares students to work as Certified Phlebotomy Technicians (CPT), a rapidly growing occupation.  The need for qualified Phlebotomy Technicians continues to rise at hospitals, laboratories and blood donor centers.  Earning a CPT will help launch a successful and meaningful career.  Students will also receive assistance with career planning and job readiness skills to further enhance their marketability.

Students who successfully complete the course will be eligible to take the Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) national certification exam.  Students who pass the exam are granted the title of Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) and perform some or all of the following tasks:

  • Draw blood from patients and blood donors
  • Evaluate patients’ ability to withstand procedure
  • Explain blood-drawing procedure to patients and answer questions
  • Perform basic point of care testing, such as blood glucose levels
  • Prepare blood, urine and other specimens for testing
  • Verify patient/donor identity
  • Maintain medical equipment such as needles, test tubes and blood vials

Tuition:  $2,100.00

Tentative Course Schedule:

Start Date:  Monday, July 9, 2018

End Date:  Thursday, August 9, 2018

Days: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays

Hours:     8:00am – 1:00pm

              8:00am – 12:00pm – EKG Instruction

              12:00pm – 1:00pm – Career Planning/Job Readiness


CPT Exam:  Thursday, August 2, 2018

Time:  9:00am



Classes will be held on the Paterson campus of Passaic County Community College.

A201, HPC Allied Health Lab

 Register here:

Registration form

Cost Name Course Dates Time Place
$2100.00 Phlebotomy NET-72 M1 07-09-2018
08:00 AM
01:00 PM
Paterson, Acad Hall A201