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Phlebotomy Fundamentals

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A focus on the principles of obtaining peripheral and capillary blood samples. Anatomy and terminology with emphasis on cardiovascular and circulatory. Specimen collection and processing, communication skills, clerical, safety standards, legal, ethical and professional credentials covered. Laboratory simulators give a hands-on approach to enhance classroom learning. BLS Health HealthCare Provider certification, NHA Certified Phlebotomy Technician exam, book fee and student professional liability insurance included in tuition. Student is responsible for fees associated with obtaining a background check, physical exam, uniform, appropriate vaccinations and medical records.  

Complete and Pass These On-line Courses through CVCC:
  • Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
*Both courses are offered on-line as instructor-led or self-paced. Please allow up to 12 weeks to complete coursework.
**Tuition for these courses ranges from $100-$115 each.

Admission Requirements:
  • High School Diploma/GED/Enrollment in Adult Diploma Program through CVCC
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Cleared Background Check
  • Completion of Prerequisites
Clinical Rotation: 100 clock hours -  Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., & Fri. Dates to be determined
  • Clinical locations and schedules may vary from one student to another
  • Students must accept their assigned location and schedule, which is determined by the clinical site based on availability and staffing
  • The 100 hour clinical rotation are typically an 8-hour shift, Monday through Friday starting as early as 4am. No evening or weekend clinical rotations are available.
 Requirements for Clinical Placement:
  • Cleared Background Check
  • 2-Step TB test within one (1) year before clinical start date with annual updates while in the clinical portion of training
  • Appropriate immunizations
    • For clinicals starting between November and March, this includes annual flu vaccine
  • Completion of American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support CPR course (included in program)

Class Details

20 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu

Cuyahoga Valley Career Center

Tammy Solin-Baer 



Please read:  Students must have successfully completed the Medical Terminology and Human Anatomy and Physiology courses. If you have questions, contact Dignity at A Student Payment Plan is available to those who qualify.



Registration Closes On
Monday, February 3, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

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Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 02/17/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/4/2020 - 3/18/2020 Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Brecksville, Cuyahoga Valley Career Center  Map Tammy Solin-Baer