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Instructor: California Regional Education Center Staff, (800) 927-5159
Duration: 9 wks
Date range: June 12 to August 14
(No class: July 3.)
Date(s) of the week: Monday and Wednesday
Hour: 5:30–9:30 p.m.
Quarter: Summer 2017
Prerequisite: High School Diploma or GED®
Textbook: (Purchased separately): (1) Phlebotomy Essentials Textbook 6th Edition; (2) Phlebotomy Essentials Workbook 6th Edition
Address: Palo Alto HS Rm 1709
Price: $2995 ($300 deposit required) Extra Costs: Books and Scrubs


As a Phlebotomy Technician you will be trained to draw blood samples from patients in a clinical laboratory or public health setting.

Over the course of the program, students will receive on-the-job training that includes

  • drawing blood samples from patients
  • producing quality laboratory results
  • gaining the trust and confidence of patients
  • …and much more!

The program includes 70 hours of classroom instruction and 40–100 hours of clinical phlebotomy externship, which will vary by externship site. The program will prepare students to take the Exam for Phlebotomy Certification (NCPT) through the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT).

*** Spaces limited! ***

For information or to register, please click here or call (800) 927-5159.