Phlebotomy Aide Program

Phlebotomy Aide keeping phlebotomy well-organized and preparing to bring in a patient

Be a part of a team of healthcare professionals.

CARES Act Funding:

This program is included in the Rapid Credentialing Grant which was designed in response to COVID-19.

Introduction:

The Phlebotomy Aide program prepares individuals, under the supervision of healthcare professionals, to draw blood samples from patients using a variety of procedures. Phlebotomy Aide draw blood for tests, transfusions, research, or blood donations. Some explain their work to patients and provide assistance when patients have questions/concerns after their blood is drawn.

Career Opportunities:

  • Phlebotomy Aide

Employment Outlook:

Employment of phlebotomists is projected to grow 25% from 2016 to 2026.

Salary:

The average wage for this career in Florida is $14.97 hourly and $31,140 annually.

Completion Requirements:

The entire program is 165 hours. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):

OCPCOURSEHOURS
OCP ABasic Healthcare Worker90 Hours
OCP BPhlebotomist75 Hours


Total Hours: 165

Location & Course’s Schedule:

Phlebotomy Aide is available at the following school (s):

LOCATIONCOURSE'S SCHEDULE
Lindsey Hopkins Technical CollegeMonday - Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
South Dade Technical CollegeMonday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Contact Information at the Location :

Additional information can be provided by student services:

LOCATIONCOUNSELOR / REGISTRAR PHONE NUMBER
Lindsey Hopkins Technical College
(305) 324-6070
Patricia Estiverne
Sandra Hawkins
Jacques Lucien
Rose Jasmin
Ext. 7089
Ext. 7129
Ext. 7039
South Dade Technical College
(305) 247-7839
Oscar de Leon Ext. 2111

 

Source

Healthcare Occupations