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“I’m very happy to say I had the most amazing experience here at Northwest. The entire staff and my instructor were very professional and committed to my success.
I would like to thank you all!”
Cecilia Hernandez – Phlebotomy Graduate
Phlebotomy Technician Training and Classes in Las Vegas
Phlebotomy is a critical part of our healthcare system. Training as a Phlebotomy Technician in Las Vegas’ top Phlebotomy School and earning your certificate at NCC qualifies you to become a certified Phlebotomy Technician.
NCC‘s flexible Phlebotomy Technician training program blends online and hands-on classes and gives your own laptop so you can access your phlebotomy training online.
Our Phlebotomy Course teaches you how to become a phlebotomist. NCC includes Phlebotomy Board prep classes to help you earn your national Phlebotomy certification (RPT).
Why Phlebotomy at Northwest Career College?
Graduate in as little as 3 months
Northwest’s schedule allows you to attend phlebotomy training, care for family and have a balanced life in Las Vegas while advancing towards your new career.
Flexible payment plans available
Hands-on instruction in all facets of Phlebotomy
You will work with established, seasoned instructors to learn every aspect of Phlebotomy at Northwest’s Phlebotomy Program Las Vegas.
Students are our priority
Northwest’s student-centered philosophy means that you come first in our Phlebotomy Technician Training School in Las Vegas.
Flexible Phlebotomy Technician class schedules that fit your life
Northwest offers day, afternoon and night classes to accommodate your Las Vegas work and family schedule.
Work on your own laptop for exceptional training
Each student is provided a laptop for easy internet and online class access.
Committed career services team on campus
Northwest’s Career Services team works with you to help you find the best phlebotomy employment opportunity that fits your needs.
"My experience here at Northwest was great! I had a wonderful instructor. I have attended another school and this school is so much better. The staff and faculty at Northwest are very professional."
“I had a really great time at Northwest. It seems that I know everybody, especially the whole staff who have become my friends. It’s a really great experience being at Northwest.”
“I am very happy and proud to be part of this learning experience. Thank you to my teacher and fellow students for helping me get this far! Thank you Northwest for this opportunity and for all the help along the way.”
As an RPT, most importantly you are working with a team of medical professionals to help patients achieve maximum overall health. The high degree of interaction between Phlebotomists, Medical Assistants, Physicians and patients results in a great deal of personal satisfaction in helping people in need.
High Demand Career
Employment for Phlebotomists with an RPT is expected to grow 17 percent from 2019 to 2029, faster than average for all occupations according to the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
A Great Life
On average, a Phlebotomist graduate with an RPT earns $39,410 a year according to the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Putting Superior Training First
After successfully completing your Phlebotomy Certification program in Las Vegas in Phlebotomy training at Northwest Career College, students will receive a certificate which qualifies you to sit for the RPT exam administered by the American Medical Technologists (AMT). To be employed as a Phlebotomist, certification is required.
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Phlebotomy Technician (US DOE CIP CODE: 51.1009)
More Information about the Profession
For more information about the Phlebotomy profession (SOC 31-9097.00) Click Here to review the Summary Report for Phlebotomists at O*Net Online
Phlebotomy Technician FAQ
Q. What exactly does a Phlebotomy Technician do?
A phlebotomist collects blood specimens via venipunctures and dermal punctures. They also are responsible for other types of specimen collection, including urine, sputum, and drug testing, to name just a few. Phlebotomists play a vital role in patient care and well-being. You can possibly be employed at laboratory facilities such as Quest, LabCorp, blood donation centers, dialysis centers, and hospitals.
Q. How long does it take to become a Phlebotomist?
The Phlebotomy program is a 12-week program that starts every 3 months at Northwest Career College.
Q. What type of certification is required for becoming a certified Phlebotomist, and what are the requirements to obtain it?
The Phlebotomy Technician program requires the student to have a high school diploma or a GED to begin the program. Once accepted into the program, the student must successfully complete all modules and take a nationally recognized certification exam (CPT~Certified Phlebotomy Technician) accredited through National Healthcareer Association (NHA). PASS the certification exam and graduate with a 70% or higher. Once the student passes their CPT, the Phlebotomy Career Services advisor will submit an application for the student to be granted their Nevada State Lab Assistant License, which is needed to work as a Phlebotomist in the state of Nevada.
Q. Are a Phlebotomist and a Phlebotomy Technician the same thing?
Yes, it’s only the verbiage that is different.