Phlebotomy Technician

Next class starts: May 31, 2022

View full schedule here.

Registration Eligibility: Adults & High School Seniors

High school students must be age 18 or older. Learn more.

Transfer Credit Opportunity

Credit hours for completing this program can be transferred to UVU. Learn more.

Locations

Lehi Main Campus
Orem Campus

97%

Graduation rate

70%

Job placement

$39,400

Avg. salary

The primary purpose of a phlebotomy technician is to draw blood for tests, donations, transfusions, and research. MTECH’s Phlebotomy Technician program will teach you these skills in both a classroom and  laboratory setting. 

The Phlebotomy Technician program is a 72-hour program, completed over 6 weeks that sets the foundation for your work as a phlebotomist. In this program you will learn theory and practice of basic and advanced phlebotomy, including the healthcare setting, overview of the human body, blood collection procedures, and special procedures. As part of your training, you will  draw blood from classmates and volunteers to gain practical experience. The final exam will consist of a written test, and a two part skills test. 

During this program you will learn laboratory skills including: 

  • Venipuncture procedures: 
    • Butterfly needles
    • Multisample needles 
    • Needle to syringe method and blood transfer devices 
    • Proper patient identification
    • Test requisition
    • Order of draw 
    • IV placement
  • Dermal puncture procedures: 
    • Hemoglobin
    • Hematocrit
    • Newborn screen 
    • Glucose 
    • Micro-collection container
  • Special procedures: 
    • Syncope
    • Urinalysis 
    • Throat swab 
    • Blood culture collection
    • Specimen transport
    • Centrifugation
    • ESR test

This program is eligible for Veterans Aid! Learn more

Learn and Work scholarship available for this program! Learn more

For more information, contact the Program Coordinator.
Mariah Manookin

mmanookin@mtec.edu

Must be at least a senior in high school.

Registration is open, please see the schedule below. It is recommended to create your MTECH Student Portal account in advance.

SECTION LOCATION ROOM START END START END DAYS
Summer 2022 Orem 114A 5/31/2022 7/13/22 2:45 PM 5:45 PM *M-Th
Summer 2022 Orem 114A 5/31/2022 7/13/02 6:00 PM 9:00 PM *M-Th
Summer 2022 Orem 114A 7/18/2022 9/7/22 2:45 PM 5:45 PM M-Th
Fall 2022 Lehi 305 9/12/2022 10/24/22 2:45 PM 5:45 PM M-Th
Fall 2022 Lehi 305 9/12/2022 10/24/22 6:00 PM 9:00 PM M-Th
Fall 2022 Lehi 305 11/1/2022 12/14/22 2:45 PM 5:45 PM M-Th
Fall 2022 Lehi 305 11/1/2022 12/14/22 6:00 PM 9:00 PM M-Th
Spring 2023 Lehi 305 1/3/2023 2/15/23 2:45 PM 5:45 PM M-Th
Spring 2023 Lehi 305 1/3/2023 2/15/23 6:00 PM 9:00 PM M-Th
Spring 2023 Lehi 305 2/21/2023 4/3/23 2:45 PM 5:45 PM M-Th
Spring 2023 Lehi 305 2/21/2023 4/3/23 6:00 PM 9:00 PM M-Th
Spring 2023 Lehi 305 4/10/2023 5/18/23 2:45 PM 5:45 PM M-Th
Spring 2023 Lehi 305 4/10/2023 5/18/23 6:00 PM 9:00 PM M-Th
Summer 2023 Lehi 305 5/30/2023 7/12/23 7:30 AM 10:30 AM M-Th
Summer 2023 Lehi 305 5/30/2023 7/12/23 11:30 AM 2:30 PM M-Th
Summer 2023 Orem 114A 5/30/2023 7/12/23 6:00 PM 9:00 PM M-Th
SCHEDULE NOTES
*Class will be held M-Th, except for these three Fridays: April 15, April 29, and May 13.
*Class will be held M-Th, except for these three Fridays: April 15, April 29, and May 13. Program Hours: 72 hours
TUITION /FEESCOST
Registration Fee$40.00
Facilities Fee$50.00
Program Fees$375.00
Tuition$151.20
Subtotal$616.20
Total$940.20

*Total includes tuition, fees, materials, and optional materials.

REQUIRED MATERIALSCOSTNOTES
Scrubs$48.00Available in MTECH Bookstore; cost is for two sets
Subtotal$48.00 
OPTIONAL MATERIALSCOSTNOTES
Phlebotomy Essentials Textbook, 7th Ed.$90.00ISBN: 978-1-4963-8707-3
NHA Online Study Package$69.00Strongly Recommended
NHA National Phlebotomy Licensure Exam$117.00Strongly Recommended
Subtotal$276.00 
  • MTECH Phlebotomy Technician Program Certificate
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) from the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) (optional)

At MTECH, you will join an exclusive group of graduates who benefit from a commitment to excellence shared by everyone at the school. From instructors who deliver a relevant, industry-driven curriculum to academic and career counselors focused on ensuring you have the tools you need to succeed, we all share the same goal: your success as a student. 

Students must be 18 before the last day of the program or they will not be eligible to get a job as a phlebotomist.

Program length
6 weeks
Total cost
$665
Lehi Main Campus
Orem Campus
Program length
6 weeks
Total cost
$665