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This 225-hour course provides theory and clinical experiences needed for proper collection of blood and other specimens used for diagnostic testing. Emphasis is placed on ethics, legalities, medical terminology, safety and universal precautions, health care delivery systems, patient relations, anatomy and physiology, and specimen collection. Upon successful completion of the course, students should be able to safely perform procedures necessary for specimen collections on patients in various health care settings and may be eligible for national certification as phlebotomy technicians. 

Currently, we are in the process of evaluating and improving our Phlebotomy and Medical Assistant programs.  Please keep an eye out for updated information as it becomes available.  As always, please feel free to contact us 828-395-1405 for further information and/or to be added to our Phlebotomy and Medical Assistant Interest List.  You may also email us at

Call 828-395-1405 to register

Course Offerings

Phlebotomy 69422

Date: August 19 - November 15
Time: Hybrid & Wednesday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Rutherford Learning Center, 110

Cost: $185 ( Registration + $ Institutional technology fee )

Contact for information

Sandy Brackett
Continuing Education Information Specialist