Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Technician Training Program
Location: Casper (125 College Drive, Casper, WY 82601)
Casper College offers a Phlebotomy Technician Training Program.
This phlebotomy program includes two courses, can be completed in one semester and leads to certification.
The first course includes didactic and laboratory training. Students will learn the knowledge and skills needed to perform blood specimen draws by way of vacuum collection devices, syringes, capillary skin puncture, butterfly needles and blood culture specimen collection.
The second course is made up of a phlebotomy practicum. This practicum will give students hands on training and prepare students to perform blood specimen collection on live patients in a clinical setting.
During both courses, students will gain training in infection prevention, universal precautions, proper patient identification, specimen acquisition, handling, processing, labeling and quality assurance.
Central Wyoming College
Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Technician Program
Location: Riverton (2660 Peck Avenue, Riverton, WY 82501)
Central Wyoming College is located in Riverton, Wyoming and offers a Phlebotomy Technician Program.
This phlebotomy program will prepare students to draw blood specimens for the purpose of laboratory analysis, medical diagnostics and other medical purposes. Students will be trained in the proper techniques and ways to collect, handle and transport blood specimens. Training will be conducted through classroom lecture, laboratory exercise and a hands-on clinical that will take place in a local medical facility.
Students who successfully complete this program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination. They will be qualified for entry level careers in physician offices, clinics, hospitals, laboratories and more.
This program is offered for credit, certification or for training purposes only.Northwest College
Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Program
Location: Powell (231 West 6th Street, Powell, WY 82435)
Northwest College is located in Powell, Wyoming and offers a Phlebotomy Program.
This phlebotomy program includes five credit hours – three lecture hours and 2 laboratory hours. During this training students will gain the proper skills and knowledge needed to draw blood specimens through a variety of techniques for the purposes of laboratory analysis, medical diagnostics and other medical purposes. Course topics will include infection prevention, universal precautions, proper patient identification, specimen acquisition and the handling, processing and transporting of blood specimens. Other topics will include quality assurance, professional conduct, and federal regulatory issues.
Students may also have the option of completing a clinical rotation through a hospital laboratory.
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination.Western Wyoming Community College
Programs Offered: Phlebotomy Program
Location: Rock Springs (2500 College Drive, Rock Springs, WY 82901)
Western Wyoming Community College is located in Rock Springs, WY and offers a Phlebotomy Program.
This phlebotomy program includes two courses. The first course is Principles of Phlebotomy, is a didactic course, and will give students the skills and knowledge needed to perform several different blood collection methods, including vacuum collection devices, syringes, capillary skin puncture, butterfly needles and blood culture specimen collection. This course is $564. Classes are offered on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. The course can be completed in four months.
The second course, a Phlebotomy Practicum will take place in a local medical facility and will offer hands-on training. This course is $276.
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be eligible to sit for the American Medical Technologists national certification.