After successful completion of AHLT115M Phlebotomy, the student will spend 120 hours in a clinical environment becoming proficient with the responsibilities and skills of a phlebotomist. Students receive hands-on experience with venipuncture and capillary punctures. In addition, the ability to follow protocol for the collection of blood specimens is stressed, all while under the supervision of qualified personnel in an accredited clinical laboratory. Requires program matriculation and immunization documentation.
Prerequisites: A grade of “C” or better in AHLT115M and signed permission of Phlebotomy Coordinator. Note: Only full-time, daytime internships available. No evening or weekends.