| 6 Hawaii Phlebotomy Training Programs
|Hawaii Institute of Healthcare and Training Services
Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Technician Training Program
Location: 1059 Kilauea Ave. Unit B Hilo, HI 96720
The Phlebotomy Technician Training Program offered at the Hawaii Institute of Healthcare and Training Services is a forty hours intensive course. Of these 40 hours, about 10% of the time is spent on classroom lecture, and 30% is spent on lab work. In order for students to successfully complete training and qualify for certification, they must complete at least 25 blood draws. Upon completing the training, students will receive a certificate of completion, and they will also qualify to sit for a national certification exam.
There is also an optional externship which can provide students with an additional 40 hours of “hands-on” practice.
The tuition of this option is $575.00, and this fee includes books and laboratory supplies. In order to reserve your spot, you must make a $200.00 non-refundable deposit. To view a detailed information brochure you can visit the site to learn more.
Hawaii Medical Training Center
Programs Offered: National Certification Phlebotomy Technician Training Program
Location: 94-366 Pupupani Street, Suite 207 Waipahu, HI 96797
Hawaii Medical Training Center offers a 6-week training program that is designed to prepare students for employment in the medical field. Before enrolling, applicants are welcome to visit the school and view the classroom/establishment.
Seats are limited and students are accepted on a “first come/first serve” basis. If enrollment is currently full, you will be placed on a short alternate-list. To enroll, applicants must schedule an appointment, and they must have a picture ID and a current T.B. clearance with them when they go to their appointment.
Students can inquire about the various discounts offered by this institution, and payments are accepted in the form of cash, check, and credit card (no AMEX).
This option has small class sizes, so it can be a good choice for those that would like more individual attention. For more information, you can visit the site to view all of the program details.
Healthcare Training and Career Consultants Inc.,
Programs Offered: National Phlebotomy Certification Preparatory Program
Location: Honolulu Branch- 2130 North King St., Suite 7 Honolulu, HI 96819
Maui Branch-Hale Makua Nursing Facility Wailuku Maui, HI 96793
The national phlebotomy certification preparatory program offered here is a 30-35 hour class that focuses on teaching students the principles and skills of phlebotomy. The entire program can be completed in as little as 4-5 weeks, and classes are typically offered in the evening. For those that would like to attend the class in the Maui Branch, the same 30-35 hours of curriculum can be completed in 2 weeks, as the classes run for 4 hours in the evening.
The course is designed for a classroom of 12 students or less, so individuals that would like more individual attention may find this program to be a good option.
The curriculum of this option covers a wide variety of topics which include: venipuncture procedures, urinalysis procedure, specimen documentation, specimen transportation, quality management and legal issues, as well as safety and first aid.
Kaua’i Health Career Training
Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Training Program
Location: 4375 Puaole Street Suite C Lihue, HI 96766-1231
The phlebotomy training program offered at Kaua’i Health Career Training is designed to provide students with a thorough knowledge of phlebotomy that will enable them to pursue a career in the healthcare industry. In order for this program to begin, 12 students must be enrolled, so you can visit the site at any time to see how many students are currently enrolled.
The total tuition of this option is $1,290.00, and a $275.00 deposit must be submitted with the program application. Additionally, this option also offers numerous discounts, and the details regarding these discounts are available on the school homepage.
The program syllabus includes: Blood Testing, Infection Control, Disease and Infection, and Law and Ethics. Upon the successful completion of this program, students will sit for a national certification exam which is included in the tuition.
University of Hawaii Kapi’olani Community College
Programs Offered: Certificate of Competence in Phlebotomy
Location: 4303 Diamond Head Road Honolulu, HI 96816
At the University of Hawaii Kapi’olani Community College, students can attend a two-course phlebotomy training program. Part 1 of this option consists of 64 hours of classroom training, taught on campus. Upon successfully completing this portion with a minimum grade of 70%, students can then begin Part 2 of training, which is a 100-hour clinical internship in a clinic or hospital.
After completing both portions of the training, students will receive a certificate of competence, and in addition, they become eligible to sit for a national certification exam.
The tuition of this option totals $1,085.00 (textbook included) and students must also pay $15.00 for liability insurance.
To apply, students must have a copy of valid one-man CPR and First Aid cards, and they must also have proof of various vaccines. If you would like to view the full list of required immunizations, you can visit the school site to learn more.
University of Hawai’i System Leeward Community College
Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Technician Training Program
Location: 96-045 Ala Ike, Pearl City, Hawaii 96782
This phlebotomy technician training option is a non-credit offering, and can be helpful for career training. This program is designed to provide students with the skill set that they will need to obtain and transport specimens for testing. This institution recently improved their health care department and the variety of options that it offers, which can benefit applicants who may want to continue training after completing the phlebotomy program.
This institution can also offer financial assistance to those that need it, and if you would like to find out more about the financial assistance, you can visit the site to learn more. To obtain more information regarding the program itself and the tuition etc., you can schedule an appointment with a counselor, who can be contacted via the school’s program site.