Phlebotomy

Become a licensed Phlebotomist.

About the program:

The Phlebotomy program is selecting applicants to enter the next three KC courses. Students will learn proper venipuncture techniques. Students completing training will test for the American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians national certification.  There is a selection process for admission.

  • Students will learn proper venipuncture techniques. In which, the definition is the puncture of a vein as part of a medical procedure, typically to withdraw a blood sample or for an intravenous injection.
  • Students completing the Phlebotomy training will test for the American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians national certification.

PHLETOBOMY INFO


200 hours, 13 weeks, $875

Fall Program: Sept. 7 to Dec. 7, 2021 
Registration deadline: Friday, Aug. 6, 2021

(PLAB 1023 – Phlebotomy; PLAB 1060 – Clinical Phlebotomy)
($400 tuition, $365 Clinical, $30 required insurance)

NOTE: There is a selection process for admission into this program.

  • Classroom: Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. all 13 weeks
  • Classroom: Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the first seven weeks
  • Clinical: Assigned 100 hours starting after week seven, Usually Mon–Fri., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The phlebotomy program is selecting applicants to enter the next KC course. Students will learn proper venipuncture techniques. Completers will test for the American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians national certification. There is a selection process for admission.  Additional expenses: Required textbook ($165), national exam fee ($90), drug screen and background check ($46), Scantrons, clinical attire ($80), vaccinations, documentation and CPR certification ($40), the cost of a drug screen/background check.

Call (903) 983-8645 or email shsce@kilgore.edu for more information.


Location of classroom sessions:

Kilgore College Technical Vocational Building, Room 108 & 110


NOTE: For students in this course who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas.  If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.


Background Checks:

For students in this course who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas.  If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.