Phlebotomy is the skill of blood collection. The Phlebotomy course includes: Anatomy and Physiology, safety precautions, patients' rights, and the correct method for collection and storage of blood. The 165 hour course is for students who have no medical background. The Technical Center for Career & Adult Education also offers a 75 hour continuing education Phlebotomy course for students who are already working in the medical field and in a hands-on position such as Nursing Assistant.

Books Required for Purchase in Phlebotomy Program:



Phlebotomy Warekois 4th Edition



Completion Rate: 86%    Placement Rate: 71%       Licensure Exam Pass Rate: N/A

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*Data as reported to COE and is updated annually in December of each calendar year.
Placement calculation may exclude (if applicable) program completers that are awaiting exam results,
refused employment, continued post-secondary education, or may be otherwise unavailable for employment.


Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where do I  register for the Phlebotomy Program?
A: Technical Center for Career & Adult Education, 1426 19th Street, Vero Beach, FL 32960.

Q: Are there prerequisites for the Phlebotomy Program? 
A: No, there are no prerequisites for this program,, however, a high school diploma or GED is required to sit for the National Healthcareer Association Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam.

Q: Is there any entrance testing?
A: There is no prior testing required for the 165 hour program.   

Q: Is Financial Aid available?
A: Yes, please contact Technical Center for Career & Adult Education at 772-564-4970 for more information.

Q: Is a payment plan available?
A: A payment plan is available for information contact 772-564-4970.

Q: At what location are classes held at?
A: Classes are held at the extension campus of Technical Center for Career & Adult Education @ 4680 28th Court, Vero Beach, Florida 32967

For more information call 772-564-4970.


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