Phlebotomy Technician Course

SCHEV Certified & Affordable Course in 12 Weeks!

Start Date

February 02, 2024


12 Weeks

Day Session
Deadline to Apply
January 25, 2024

Phlebotomy Technician Course at AIHST: Nurturing Skilled Healthcare Professionals

Jump on a rewarding journey in the healthcare field with the Phlebotomy Technician Course at AIHST. Our comprehensive program is meticulously designed to equip graduates with the skills and knowledge necessary for entry-level positions as phlebotomy technicians or specimen processing technicians. Aspiring professionals will undergo rigorous training, gaining real-world exposure through clinical internships and mentorship, setting the stage for a successful career in the dynamic healthcare landscape.

Program Highlights:

Our program provides in-depth training in phlebotomy techniques, blood collection, specimen processing, and other essential skills. You will develop a strong foundation in both theoretical knowledge and practical application, ensuring you are well-prepared for the responsibilities of a phlebotomy technician.

Specialization and Certification:

  • Focus Areas: The Phlebotomy Technician Course at AIHST emphasizes key concentrations such as blood collection techniques and specimen processing, aligning with industry demands. Specialized training ensures graduates are well-prepared for the diverse responsibilities they will encounter in their roles.
  • Certification Path: Upon successful completion of the program, students are eligible to undertake certification exams by reputable bodies. This certification enhances employability and validates the skills acquired during the Phlebotomy Technician Course.

Daily Duties of a Phlebotomy Technician:

Patient-Centric Care:

Phlebotomy technicians play a crucial role in patient care by taking medical histories, performing blood collections, and ensuring a comfortable experience for patients during procedures.

Specimen Processing:

Learn the intricacies of processing lab specimens, preparing them for testing, and maintaining lab supplies and equipment. Graduates will be well-versed in the day-to-day responsibilities of a phlebotomy technician.

Program Structure and Admission:

Program Dynamics: The Phlebotomy Technician Course spans a comprehensive three-month journey, combining campus hours with clinical hours. This structure ensures a holistic educational experience, covering both theoretical knowledge and practical skills.

Admission Criteria: AIHST is committed to inclusivity. In addition to a high school diploma or equivalent, prospective students are encouraged to contact our Admissions Department at +1 703-817-2968 for personalized admission requirements.

Selective Enrollment: Our selective enrollment process goes beyond minimum requirements. We carefully assess applicants to ensure they not only meet academic qualifications but also demonstrate the passion and dedication required for success in the field.

Comprehensive Curriculum Expansion:

Medical Terminology:

Develop a solid foundation in medical terminology, facilitating effective communication within the healthcare team and accurate documentation.

Hands-on Experience:

Gain specialized knowledge in blood collection techniques, specimen processing, and other essential skills through hands-on experience.


Emphasize behaviors consistent with professional standards, ensuring graduates meet employer expectations for entry-level positions.

Career Advancement and Certification:

AIHST recognizes the importance of certification in the healthcare field. Our program is structured to provide a seamless pathway to certification eligibility, empowering graduates to excel in their careers.


Join AIHST, where innovation meets education, and embark on a fulfilling career as a phlebotomy technician. Our Phlebotomy Technician Course offers a robust curriculum, real-world exposure, and a clear pathway to certification, setting the stage for success in the ever-evolving healthcare arena. Elevate your skills, broaden your career opportunities, and become a leader in the field of phlebotomy. Your journey to success begins at AIHST.


Career Outlook:

Salary Range and Stability:

Phlebotomy technicians enjoy a competitive average salary range, reflecting the growing demand for skilled professionals in healthcare settings.

Job Prospects:

With a projected growth in the healthcare industry, graduates can expect a stable and rewarding career with opportunities for advancement.


Technical and Health Standards for Phlebotomy Technician at AIHST

To maintain high standards, AIHST has established rigorous technical and health standards for phlebotomy technicians. These standards ensure that students possess the necessary skills and capabilities to thrive in the healthcare field.

Technical Standards:

Physical Capabilities: Proficiency in standing and walking for extended periods, reaching at or above shoulder level, lifting up to 45 lbs. unassisted, and handling ultrasound equipment.
Motor Coordination and Dexterity: Ability to maintain prolonged arm positions required for blood collections and scanning.
Fine Motor Skills: Possession of sufficient strength, finger dexterity, and flexion for executing fine motor skills.

Health Standards:

Stress Management: Capacity to handle the demands of the position, including stressful situations related to technical and procedural standards.
Communication and Collaboration: Effective communication and collaboration with healthcare team members.

P.S. AIHST welcomes individuals with disabilities to apply, and we are committed to exploring reasonable convenient arrangements on an individual basis to facilitate successful program completion and preparation for national certification.

These are the technical and health standards for the Phlebotomy Technician program. All students must be capable of meeting these standards.

Program Goals and Outcomes

AIHST’s Phlebotomy Technician Course aims to develop well-rounded professionals. Students are evaluated in affective, behavioral, and cognitive skills on a quarterly basis, ensuring a comprehensive professional growth evaluation.


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P.S. The program outcomes listed above have been provided for the purpose of meeting certain accreditation requirements. These placement rates are not being used as a marketing tool or for recruitment purposes. Past results are no guarantee of future results. 

Clinical Affiliations

In order to provide our students with a rich and comprehensive learning experience, AIHST is taking necessary measures for clinical affiliations with a variety of healthcare facilities throughout Virginia and beyond.

Clinical site placement will be done at the discretion of the Internship Department and availability of the clinical sites at the time the student is ready to begin the clinical internship. Students must  complete all required clinical paperwork on time in order to be placed at a clinical site. AIHST does not guarantee placement at a particular clinical site.

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