Phlebotomy Training Denver

Plebotomy Certification Classes


This course is designed for prospect phlebotomists or health care practitioners who are responsible for collection of blood and other specimens for examination. The course is designed to impart knowledge of skills, techniques and handling of equipment to ensure a successful and safe specimen and blood collection. The course benefits laboratory testing by making it diagnostics effective, leads to customer satisfaction and effective health outcomes.

The course is an integrated one that includes communication, clinical, technical and safety skills that are mandatory for a phlebotomist. The course includes both theoretical and practical work. Upon completion, the students will be able to take a National Certificate Exam.


  1. Phlebotomy Practice and Health Care Settings
    1. Basic Anatomy and Physiology of Organ Systems
    2. The Circulatory System
  2. Safety Procedures
    1. Infection Control
    2. Safety and First Aid
    3. Specimen Documentation and Transportation
  3. Equipment and Procedures
    1. Blood Collection Equipment
    2. Venipuncture Procedures
    3. Complication in Blood Collection
  4. Special Procedures and Point-of-Care Testing
    1. Pediatric Procedures
    2. Arterial, Intravenous (IV), and Special Collection Procedures
    3. Elderly, Home, and Long-term Care Collections
    4. Specimen Collection for Forensic Toxicology, Workplace
    5. Testing, Sports Medicine, and Related Areas
  5. Quality Management and Legal Issues
    1. Quality, Competency, and Performance Assessment
    2. Ethical, Legal, and Regulatory Issues
    3. Clinical Rotation
    4. Hospital

What is expected of the students upon successful completion of the Phlebotomist Technician Program?

Grading Scheme

All students must secure 75% in all oral, written and lab work assessments. Failing to do so will render them as ineligible for the certificate.

Who Should Apply?

People who are interested in taking up Phlebotomist Technician as a career, or people who aspire to change their line of profession to Phlebotomist Technician should apply for this course.

Course Content
Title: Phlebotomy Essentials / Edition 5
Authors: Ruth E. McCall, Cathee M. Tankersley


Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is pleased to introduce the newest
edition of our leading textbook Phlebotomy Essentials, a book created
for all who want to correctly and safely practice phlebotomy.
This new edition continues the LWW focus on providing accurate,
up-to-date, and practical instruction in phlebotomy procedures and techniques,
grounded by a comprehensive background in phlebotomy theory.
Key additions include updated information on the latest CLSI
guidelines, new media to accompany each chapter, more color photos,
and the addition of terms to align the text with the
International Standards Organization (ISO).

Written to be highly accessible to students at all levels,
and comprehensive enough for practicing phlebotomists, this text is
complemented by a robust ancillary suite to help readers of all learning styles to
master the material. The online ancillaries, coupled with the text and
available workbook and exam review book, help create a dynamic phlebotomy learning experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781605476377
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 02/25/2011
Pages: 576
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Phlebotomy and the Healthcare Setting

Chapter 2: Quality Assurance and Legal Issues

Chapter 3: Infection Control, Safety, First Aid and Personal Wellness


Chapter 4: Medical Terminology

Chapter 5: Human Anatomy and Physiology Review

Chapter 6: The Circulatory System


Chapter 7: Blood Collection Equipment, Additives, and Order of Draw

Chapter 8: Venipuncture Procedures

Chapter 9: Preanalytical Considerations

Chapter 10: Capillary Collection Equipment and Procedures


Chapter 11: Special Collections and Point-of-Care Testing

Chapter 12: Computers and Specimen Handling and Processing

Chapter 13: Nonblood Specimens and Tests

Chapter 14: Arterial Puncture Procedures

Appendix A Laboratory Tests
Appendix B Laboratory Mathematics
Appendix C Conversational Phrases in English and Spanish
Appendix D Work Restrictions for Healthcare Employees
Appendix E Answers to Study & Review Questions and Case Studies
Appendix F Tube Guides



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