Phlebotomy Technician

Short-Term Training


At OTC (Ozarks Technical Community College), we offer a comprehensive Phlebotomy program to meet the growing demand for certified phlebotomy technicians in hospitals and clinics. As the number of patients seeking healthcare services continues to rise, the need for skilled professionals in this field has become increasingly important.

Phlebotomy technicians play a critical role in various healthcare settings, including hospitals, urgent care centers, diagnostic centers, blood donor centers, and physician offices. They are trained not only in the art of drawing blood specimens from patients but also in maintaining laboratory equipment and preparing samples for testing. This field serves as an excellent entry point into the healthcare industry, offering promising career opportunities.

Our Phlebotomy program is designed to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to excel in this field. The class meets once a week for 16 weeks, providing a focused and immersive learning experience. Utilizing the Canvas online learning system, students can access course materials and resources conveniently, enhancing their understanding and proficiency in phlebotomy techniques.

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