This course is 192 hours long and includes 72 hours of theory and 120 hours of clinical experience. Topics addressed in this course include: proper technique for venipuncture, routine lab test and required collection tubes, medical terminology, infection control procedures, and the phlebotomist’s role in the healthcare system. Students must pass the theory portion of the course to be eligible to proceed onto the clinical portion of the course. Successful completion of the course makes the student eligible to apply for several national certification exams.

SCC now offers the nationally recognized certification exam for Phlebotomy. This exam is provided through the American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians (ASPT).

US High School Diploma or GED, valid photo ID and up-to-date immunizations. Students must purchase uniforms for clinical, ID badge ($2), criminal background check ($40-$50 or $10 if had one with SCC in last 6 months), urine drug screen ($35), and textbook (approximately $90 in bookstore).

Below is a checklist and forms that are needed for the student to enter and complete the program.

The cost for registration is $221.50 and is due in full at the time of registration. 


Total hours: 192

For registration assistance, please contact the Eagle's OneStop at 704-991-0123.

Please contact Dana Craven at 704-991-0342 or for further information.

Phlebotomy Forms
Authorization for Release of Information
Clinical Preference
Criminal Background/Drug Screen Consent
Phlebotomy Handbook
Phlebotomy Program Checklist

Phlebotomy Syllabus