Phlebotomy Exam Review

Phlebotomists are an integral part of the medical team who draw blood samples for testing and diagnostics. Prepare for the ASCP Phlebotomy Technician (ASCP PBT) certifying exam with this comprehensive review and update 12-hour course. In addition to preparing you for essential topics on the exam, theory and procedures are covered.

Materials covered include circulatory system, medical terminology, specimen collection, point-of-care testing, non-blood specimens, special testing, quality assurance and quality control, safety, infection control, patient confidentiality, professional ethics and legal issues. A simulated practice exam is included.

Participants must have completed the phlebotomy certificate program at College of DuPage or have experience as a phlebotomist.

Careers

The career outlook for phlebotomists and clinical laboratory technicians, in general, is excellent. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 13 percent growth in this occupation through the year 2020. Salaries vary based on a variety of factors and can range from $24,210 to $56,040.

Career Training Grant

College of DuPage Continuing Education is offering the WIA Rapid Response Grant, a new grant toward selected industry-recognized professional training for veterans and long-term unemployed individuals.Sign up for an info session today to learn more.

To determine your eligibility, contact Melissa Fanella, Rapid Response Grant coordinator, at (630) 942-2067 or fanellam@cod.edu.

This grant is funded through the Workforce Investment Act Rapid Response Program—Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.

Upcoming Course
Check back for the next available course in the fall of 2013.

To learn more about this program or to register, call Continuing Education at (630) 942-2208, email CE@cod.edu or register online. For detailed information, call Program Coordinator Ellan Sand at (630) 942-4258 or email healthcare@cod.edu. See the complete program listing in our current Continuing Education catalog.

 

Contact Information


Continuing Education
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1110, (630) 942-2208
Fax: (630) 942-3785

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