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Phlebotomy Technician

This is a private class provided for students of the Region Five Educational Service Center and is not open for public registration.

Meet Your Instructor:

Kim Guillory,
CCMA, CMAA

Ms. Kim Guillory is a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant and a Certified Medical Administrative Assistant. Ms. Guillory has been a Medical Assistant since 2010 and taught college level Allied Health courses since 2013.

 

Contact Information

Amanda Metts, Office Manager
Department of Workforce

Phone: 409-984-6230
Email: mettsal@lamarpa.edu

What will students learn?

Phlebotomy Technician program is designed to provide a knowledge of technical and procedural aspects of basic phlebotomy, including collection of blood specimens and venipuncture required to become a Phlebotomy technician. The Phlebotomy Technician program includes theory and hands-on instruction. The course will cover Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology, Phlebotomy Equipment & Supplies and Phlebotomy Procedures.

When does the course begin and end?

This class will start on August 24, 2020 and end on December 14, 2020.

Is the Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination required for this course?

No, because of the length of the course, the Texas Department of State Health Services does not require that students provide proof of a bacterial meningitis vaccination.

How many days per week?

Classes meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:30am to 11:45am.

What is the length of this class?

This class is 16-weeks long for 96 contact hours of training.

Location of classes?

Classroom to be announced.

How much does the class cost?

Tuition for the class is $1,100.

Is student funding available for this class?

This is a private class provided for students of the Region Five Educational Service Center and is not open for public registration.

What supplies will I need?

All training supplies will be provided.

Prerequisites

  1. Proof of age. Students must be 18 years old or older.
  2. High School Diploma or GED.

Graduation Requirements

Students who must maintain a passing grade in the course and must successfully demonstrate phlebotomy techniques and procedures.

Upon completion of Phlebotomy training at Lamar State College Port Arthur students will be eligible to sit for an accreditation examination with the National Healthcareer Association.

National Healthcareer Association Testing Requirements

  1. Completion of training at an approved phlebotomy program
  2. Proof of 30 venipunctures
  3. Proof of 10 capillary sticks

Textbook

Phlebotomy Technician Textbook: Theory and Practical Fundamentals
ISBN: 978-1944471-99-6