The Phlebotomy Technician Technical Diploma is a 6 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

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Credit for Prior Learning Available

BASIC LAB SKILLS (10513110)

1.00

Explores laboratory science career options and the fundamental principles and procedures performed in the laboratory. Learners will utilize medical terminology and basic laboratory equipment. Learners will follow required safety and infection control procedures and perform simple laboratory tests.

Condition: Accepted into the Medical Laboratory Technician Associate Degree program, Phlebotomy Technical Diploma or Clinical Lab Assistant Certificate.

NTC Assessments Offered:
Industry Credentials Accepted:
  • Phlebotomy Technician Certification Exam (ASCP or NHA)

PHLEBOTOMY (10513111)

2.00

Provides opportunities for learners to perform routine venipuncture, routine capillary puncture and special collection procedures.

Pre/Corequisite: 10-513-110 BASIC LAB SKILLS. Condition: Accepted into the Medical Laboratory Technician Associate Degree program, Phlebotomy Technical Diploma or Clinical Lab Assistant Certificate.

NTC Assessments Offered:
Industry Credentials Accepted:
  • Phlebotomy Technician Certification Exam (ASCP or NHA)

PHLEBOTOMY CLINICAL (10513147)

2.00

Practical training in phlebotomy skills at a clinical site. Travel to clinical sites will be required.

Pre/Corequisites: 10-513-110 BASIC LAB SKILLS and 10-513-111 PHLEBOTOMY, 10-501-101 MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY or 10-806-177 GEN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY

COLLEGE 101 (10890165)

1.00

Examines proven strategies designed to help learners achieve greater personal, academic, and professional success. Learners will apply personal responsibility thinking and behaviors; self- management, awareness, and motivation strategies; as well as interdependence skills to develop a proactive life plan.

NTC Assessments Offered:

Test-Out Option Term Definitions

Test

An exam that is scored by faculty or staff in NTC’s Testing Center.

Skill Demonstration

A performance of your expertise that is evaluated by faculty.

Combination: Test & Skill Demonstration

A combination of both a test and a skill demonstration.

Portfolio

A collection and explanation of your past learning through work or life experience.

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