Phlebotomy Aide

Be a part of a team of health care professionals.


The Phlebotomy program prepares individuals, under the supervision of health care professionals, to draw blood samples from patients using a variety of procedures. Phlebotomists draw blood for tests, transfusions, research, or blood donations. Some explain their work to patients and provide assistance when patients have questions/concerns after their blood is drawn.

Employment Opportunities:

Phlebotomy technicians are primarily stationed in doctor’s office or hospitals, and will routinely work directly with patients and families.

Career Opportunities:

  • Phlebotomist

Employment Outlook:

Employment of phlebotomists is projected to grow 25% through 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. Hospitals, diagnostic laboratories, blood donor centers, and other locations will need phlebotomists to perform blood work.


The average wage for this career $15.21 hourly and $31,630 annually.


Location and Hours:

  • American Adult Education Center (Certificate – 165 Hours)
  • Lindsey Hopkins Technical College (Certificate – 1230 Hours)
  • Miami Lakes Educational Center & Technical College (Certificate – 165 Hours)
  • Miami Senior Adult Education Center (Certificate – 165 Hours)
  • North Miami Adult Education Center (Certificate – 165 Hours)
  • South Dade Technical College (Certificate – 165 Hours)
  • Southwest Adult Education Center (Certificate – 165 Hours)

Healthcare Occupations