The Phlebotomy Technician program trains students to draw and process blood specimens. Phlebotomy technicians typically work in concert with medical lab technicians in hospitals or other healthcare organizations. Topics covered include human anatomy, anatomical terminology, venipuncture, and clinical practice. The Phlebotomy Technician program takes approximately 2 semesters to complete.
Why Lanier Tech?
- Students complete a 5-week, 188-hour clinical rotation in a laboratory or hospital setting during the last semester.
- The Phlebotomy program takes approximately 2 semesters to complete.
- Employment of phlebotomists is projected to grow 25 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations.
The program is offered in the evenings. The program has 5-week clinical rotation at the end that is Monday-Friday during the day time hours. The program is offered at the Oakwood, Dawson and Forsyth campuses depending upon semester.
This program is available at:
- Dawson Campus
- Forsyth Campus
- Hall Campus