Phlebotomy Technician Training 

Continuing Education

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The FSCJ Phlebotomy Technician program is designed to train individuals interested in  the latest information, procedures, skills, standards and equipment for safe, effective blood collection.

Our program includes both theory and hands-on instruction. You will learn medical concepts of Phlebotomy including Infection Control, Legal Issues in Healthcare, Human Anatomy & Physiology, Phlebotomy Equipment & Supplies, Phlebotomy Procedures, and Phlebotomy Fundamental Essentials. 

Our Phlebotomist program is broken up into two individual component courses. Students must complete the Basic Healthcare Worker and Phlebotomist courses in order to receive an FSCJ Continuing Workforce Education (CWE) Certificate of completion and be eligible to sit for the National Healthcare Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Exam.

CCE 0796 - Basic Healthcare Worker (Price: $429):

This course is an introduction to the health care environment, students training will focus on the health care team and delivery systems. You will learn and discuss topics including legal responsibilities, ethical issues, safety and security, information technology applications in healthcare, emergencies, infection control, communication, interpersonal behaviors, employability skills, blood borne diseases, wellness, disease and basic math and science.

We provide a verifiable and secure digital credential for this certificate completion, symbolized by a badge that is sharable with career networks. The digital badge serves to signal achievement to current and/or potential employers; to motivate engagement and collaboration; and to build upon and formalize identity, reputation, and value within educational and professional communities.

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HED 0110 – Phlebotomist (Price: $1029) 

This course focuses on the essential and critical elements of Phlebotomy. Core areas of focus include Introduction and Safety in Phlebotomy along with Basic Human Anatomy & Physiology, and Anatomy and Physiology of the Circulatory System. The course also dives into handling and maintaining Phlebotomy Equipment & Supplies, reviewing Phlebotomy Procedures & Techniques, and different challenges of Phlebotomy.

Finally, you will also review Sample Considerations, Special Procedures, Sample Preparation and Handling, Caring for the Pediatric Patient, and Legal & Ethical Issues in Healthcare.

The course includes in-person labs 3 days a week at four different FSCJ locations, with an online lecture taking place every Monday.

Required Materials: 

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MindTap Hoeltke's The Complete Textbooks of Phlebotomy 5th Edition

Financial Assistance Programs:

Goodwill A-Step Program: https://www.goodwilljax.org/education/a-step.aspx

**Helps identify financial aid resources and may provide partial funding for eligible candidates.

Catholic Charities Workforce Development Program: https://www.ccbjax.org/workforce-development

Lutheran Services (International Students/Refugee’s Only): (904) 730-8263

FSCJ Payment Plans:

FSCJ Tuition Installment Plans (TIPS) - https://www.fscj.edu/admissions-aid/student-financial-services/tuition-installment-plans-(tips)

FSCJ Installment Payments (Student Account): Upon registration for program students are allowed to submit installment payments of any amount up to 48hrs before the start of the class (NOTE: Total course must be paid 48hrs before start of class)

Please Note: This class may be cancelled if minimum enrollment number is not met.  

 Term  Course Title

Class#

Location

Room

 Time

Date:

 Fall  Basic Healthcare Worker  4540  Online      10/4/22 - 10/27/22
 Fall  Phlebotomist 5254  North Campus  A235

6:00pm - 10:00pm

Mon - Online

Tues, Wed, Thurs - Labs

10/10/22 - 11/17/22
 Fall  Phlebotomist  5193  Deerwood Center  G1723

5:30pm - 9:30pm

Mon - Online

Tues, Wed, Thurs - Labs

 10/10/22 - 11/10/22
 Fall  Basic Healthcare Worker 4540  Downtown Campus  A2103  Monday & Wednesday - 6:00pm - 8:30pm 10/24/22 - 12/13/22
 Fall  Phlebotomist 4873  Kent Campus  F233

5:30pm - 9:30pm

Mon - Online

Tues, Wed, Thurs - Labs

10/24/22 - 11/29/22
 Fall  Phlebotomist 4874  Nassau Center  B205

5:30pm - 9:30pm

Mon - Online

Tues, Wed, Thurs - Labs

11/7/22 - 12/13/22

 

For more information on our Phlebotomy course offerings, contact the FSCJ Continuing Workforce Education Department at WorkforceOPS@fscj.edu



Class Information

Program Code: 9405

Hours: 170

Cost: $1458


Contact Information
Phone: (904) 357-8910