An overview of phlebotomy procedures designed for the medical assistant, practicing nurse, and/or health science students who desire to learn phlebotomy techniques. Basic information about phlebotomy as well as hands-on practice is included. This course will not advance towards phlebotomy certification. 


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For questions regarding this course, contact the instructor or COD Online support.

Credit Hours

2 credit hours (1 lecture hour, 2 lab hours)


Health Science 1110 with a grade of C or better or equivalent or concurrent enrollment in Health Sciences 1110 or consent of instructor. 

Technical Requirements

Students must have regular access to the Internet and a computer. Courses are administered through Blackboard, so students will also need a compatible OS and browser. A list of recommended software can be found here.