Be a part of a team of healthcare professionals.
The Phlebotomy Aide program prepares individuals, under the supervision of healthcare professionals, to draw blood samples from patients using a variety of procedures. Phlebotomy Aide 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.
- Phlebotomy Aide
Employment of phlebotomists is projected to grow 25% from 2016 to 2026.
The average wage for this career in Florida is $14.97 hourly and $31,140 annually.
The entire program is 165 hours. Certain Adult Education Centers do not offer all components of the program. Full completion of the program may be completed at a Technical College. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):
|OCP A||Basic Healthcare Worker||90 Hours|
|OCP B||Phlebotomist||75 Hours
|Total Hours: 165|
Location & Course’s Schedule:
Phlebotomy Aide is available at the following school (s):
|American Adult Education Center||Monday - Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.|
|Hialeah Adult Education Center||Monday - Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.|
|Hialeah-Miami Lakes Adult Education Center||Monday - Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. |
Monday - Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
|Miami Senior Adult Education Center||Monday - Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.|
|North Miami Adult Education Center||Monday - Thursday from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.|
|Lindsey Hopkins Technical College||Monday - Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.|
|South Dade Technical College||Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.|
Note: Instruction available in English and Spanish in American Adult Education Center and Hialeah Miami Lakes Adult Education Center.
Contact Information at the Location :
Additional information can be provided by student services:
|LOCATION||COUNSELOR / REGISTRAR||PHONE NUMBER|
|American Adult Education Center|
|Dr. Maria Llossas|
|Hialeah Adult Education Center|
|Hialeah-Miami Lakes Adult Education Center|
|Miami Senior Adult Education Center|
|Barbara Piedra||Ext. 2381
|North Miami Adult Education Center|
|Lindsey Hopkins Technical College|
|South Dade Technical College|
|Oscar de Leon||Ext. 2111
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Phlebotomists, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/phlebotomists.htm.