Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Technician Training
Location: 2075 Las Palmas Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92011
MiraCosta College offers a program of phlebotomy training.
The program is composed of 20 hours of basic phlebotomy instruction, 20 hours of advanced phlebotomy instruction, 40 hours of laboratory course, and 40 to 120 hours of clinical externship.
MiraCosta College is located 31.8 miles north of San Diego.
Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Training and Certification Program
Location: 2535 Camino Del Rio S. Suite: #300, San Diego, CA 92108
PhlebotomyU offers two options for those men and women who want to train to become Phlebotomy Technicians.
Students who have had Phlebotomy instruction within the past six months can receive further training and earn certification through a 40 hour long program at the training center.
Those who do not have Phlebotomy experience or training are required to take a course in Phlebotomy. This course includes 40 hours of in class instruction, 50 hours of practical instruction, and an 80 hour long externship that is to be completed at a local clinic or health care facility.
In order to enroll in this program, students must have a high school diploma or GED.
San Diego Mesa College
Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Certificate Program
Location: 7250 Mesa College Drive, San Diego, California 92111
The Phlebotomy Certificate program at San Diego Mesa College includes three main courses: Basic Phlebotomy, Advanced Phlebotomy, and Phlebotomy Practicum.
In Basic Phlebotomy, students will learn about basic capillary puncture. They will receive hands on training in capillary puncture and they will also complete their didactic training in anatomy and physiology, the circulatory system, medical terminology, and infection control.
Advanced Phlebotomy focuses more on venipuncture techniques. Students will receive advanced didactic training in infection control, responding t complications, anatomical site selection, quality assurance and more.
Once both of these courses have been successfully completed, students will take Phlebotomy Practicum. This course includes 75 hours of hands on clinical experience in a real health care facility.
Students who have completed this program can apply to become Certified Phlebotomy Technicians.