Singing River Healthcare Academy is accredited to provide you with classroom time and hands-on training in our 1-year Phlebotomy Technician Apprenticeship. At the end of your apprenticeship, you’ll possess the knowledge and skills to work in a variety of settings, from clinics and hospitals to labs and more.
What is a Phlebotomy Technician?
A Phlebotomy Technician, commonly referred to as a Phlebotomist, is someone specially trained to collect and prepare blood samples for diagnostic testing. Phlebotomy Techs are hands-on in many patients’ journeys and the ideal Phlebotomist enjoys working with and explaining blood draws to patients.
Our Phlebotomy Technician Apprenticeship program is American Medical Technologists accredited and prepares you for certification through 10 weeks of classroom study and 12 months of on-the-job training.
Phlebotomy Technician Career Path
Beginning your healthcare career as a Phlebotomy Technician Apprentice will result in preparing and certifying you for a quickly expanding field. After completion, you will be able to work in many different settings, from medical clinics and hospitals, to labs, blood donation centers, and more. Additionally, starting as a Phlebotomy Technician can be a stepping stone to further healthcare roles, such as transitioning into a position as a Laboratory Technician, Medical Assistant (MA), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), or Registered Nurse (RN).
Phlebotomy Technician Apprenticeship Basics
|Average Phlebotomy Technician salary:
|$40,000 annually with full benefits*
|Potential career paths:
|Hospital Phlebotomist, Laboratory Technician, Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Registered Nurse (RN)
|American Medical Technologist Phlebotomy Certification
If you’re interested in Singing River Healthcare Academy’s Phlebotomy Technician Apprenticeship, click here to contact us.
*Avg. salary is based on 2022 statistics including overtime pay, experience, and certifications