$2,995 or less

Only $995

Pittsburg, CA Phlebotomy Technician Program

Master the skill of blood and specimen collection in just 3 weeks and begin an exciting career in phlebotomy.

Master the skill of blood and specimen collection in just 3 weeks and begin an exciting career in phlebotomy. This is a partner school’s program administered by CALRegional.

3-12 WEEKS

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What is a Phlebotomist?

Certified Phlebotomy Technicians collect blood and non-blood specimens from patients to be analyzed in a laboratory. Hospitals, clinics, acute care facilities, and doctor's offices are common places a phlebotomy technician may work.

Phlebotomist jobs are booming. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, the expected growth for phlebotomy technicians is anticipated to increase by 10% from 2021-2031. California phlebotomists have an average salary of $50,470.

Certified phlebotomy technicians collect blood and non-blood specimens from patients to be analyzed in a laboratory. Hospitals, clinics, acute care facilities, and doctor’s offices are common places a phlebotomy technician may work.

Phlebotomist jobs are booming. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, the expected growth for phlebotomy technicians is anticipated to increase by 10% from 2021-2031. Texas phlebotomists have an average salary of $37,040.

Why California Chooses CALRegional

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Fastest Certification in California

Beware of phlebotomy training sites promoting fast-paced programs, as that doesn't always mean you'll get certified and licensed quickly. At CALRegional, our students are certified and eligible to apply for licensure in as little as 3 weeks.

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Immediate Externship Placement

While most phlebotomy programs can take up to 90 days to place you in an externship, our students are placed immediately. Don't let delays hinder your career progression - CALRegional fast-tracks your transition into the workforce.

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91% Certification Passing Rate

Unlike others, CALRegional is transparent about passing rates. Our phlebotomy students not only pass the class but get certified as well. With an impressive 91% passing rate, CALRegional phlebotomy students outperform the industry average.

A Better Approach to Phlebotomy Training

Our Phlebotomy Technician Program is designed to help students acquire the practical knowledge and specialized skill required to draw blood. Become certified as an entry-level phlebotomist in as little as 3 weeks for $2,995 or less. Easy payment plans are available. No previous medical experience is required.

Our Phlebotomy Technician Program is designed to help students acquire the practical knowledge and specialized skill required to draw blood. Become certified as an entry-level phlebotomist in as little as 3 weeks for only $995. Easy payment plans are available. No previous medical experience is required.

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The phlebotomy course is held in person and consists of 50% lectures and 50% labs. Our phlebotomy program is authorized by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to run through our adult school and community college partnerships.

Upon graduation, students will be prepared to take the national exam for Phlebotomy Technician Certification through the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA). CALRegional phlebotomy students have a 91% passing rate, over 27% more than our competitors.

If you like a challenge and want to work directly with patients, the Phlebotomy Technician Program may be right for you. This program is also a great choice if you currently work in the healthcare field and want to expand your skills.

The phlebotomy course is a hybrid course and consists of 50% lectures and 50% labs. Upon graduation, students will be prepared to take the national exam for Phlebotomy Technician Certification through the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA). CALRegional students have a 90% passing rate, over 26% more than our competitors.

If you like a challenge and want to work directly with patients, the Phlebotomy Technician Program may be right for you. This program is also a great choice if you currently work in the healthcare field and want to expand your skills.

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Our Phlebotomy Training Includes:

  • 72 hours of classroom instruction & hands-on training
  • Guaranteed 40-hour externship
  • CPR certification
  • National exam
  • 52 hours of classroom instruction & hands-on training
  • CPR certification
  • National exam
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Skills You Will Learn

Patient identification, preparation, risk factors, and appropriate responses to complications that may arise from phlebotomy.
How to efficiently perform venipuncture, butterfly, evacuated tube system (ETS), and syringe methods of draw.
Become familiar with proper specimen handling, including collection, transport, processing, and storage.
Understand how to interact professionally and treat patients with empathy and compassion.

Phlebotomy Externship & Certification

Phlebotomy Certification

Externship

CALRegional phlebotomy programs include a built-in externship. A clinical externship is required in California in order to obtain state licensure. Because of our partnership with GCC Laboratories, our locations include an on-site lab so students can quickly finish the program and externship. Beware of phlebotomy programs that do not guarantee externships as it can result in a delay or not obtaining state licensure.

Certification

Tuition at CALRegional includes the phlebotomy technician certification exam through the AMCA. Once students successfully pass the phlebotomy class and externship and receive a certificate of completion, students are ready to take the national certification exam. Students who pass the exam may apply for state licensure CPT1 through the CDPH, Laboratory Field Services. Learn more about becoming a certified California phlebotomist here.

Certification

Tuition at CALRegional includes the phlebotomy technician certification exam through the AMCA. Once students successfully pass the phlebotomy class and receive a certificate of completion, students are ready to take the national certification exam. Texas does not require licensure at the state level. Learn more about becoming a certified Texas phlebotomist here.

Upcoming Classes

CALRegional offers day, evening and weekend classes. View full program schedules on the Enroll page.

Speak with an Admissions Specialist

Are you ready to fast-track your career in healthcare? Call our team today for more information on our healthcare training programs or to enroll over the phone.

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