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Study From Home and Participate in live hands-on/practical clinical internship 

GET TRAINED & NATIONALLY CERTIFIED in a few days. National Certification Included in Tuition.
 

This program includes 2 National Certifications
 
  • Phlebotomy
  • EKG
New Career Training Institute’s accelerated home study Phlebotomy & EKG Technician program features a blended 100-hours of online lecture or paper-based study material in the comfort of your own home, and a required two days of live hands-on/practical clinical internship with a Licensed instructor held in a classroom lab or healthcare setting that will give you real-life experience you can put on your résumé and prepare you for a new career. National Certification Included in Tuition.

Method of Evaluation: Students must achieve a minimum of 70% final average and must be in attendance 100% of the mandatory 2 day clinical in order to pass competencies. Students must be in proper attire (any color scrubs, closed-toe shoes, properly groomed)
 
Certification: Included in this course is the National exam.
 
Textbook(s): are included in the cost of tuition and will be distributed via mail or email.
 
Expectations for taking this course: Homework assignments will be submitted and quizzes will be taken by the student.
 
During the course, there will be lab skills activities, and a mandatory 2-3 days at a clinic to practice your skills. The National Certification exam is included in this course. This is included in the tuition


How long does it take to complete this program?  

This program is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace.
 
*Average completion time for this program if you study on a full time basis is about 3 weeks 
 
*Average completion time for this program if you study on a part time basis is about 6 weeks

Complete your course work online, through the mail, or in combination. 

You can study either via the paper-based or the online method: 
Click here for a full breakdown of how it Works

Externship – Additional Externships are available to you. It is a 40-hour clinical externship for $300. The additional 40-hour clinical externships are available once you have completed the Training course. The 40 externship hours are not included in this training. Please contact Dr. Miller when you are ready to register for the 40- hour-externship. The educational objective of this clinical externship gives students the chance to spend up to 40 hours in diverse settings and practice hands-on skills. *Clinical Externships start twice a month in 36 states on the 1st and the 15th.

The role of a phlebotomy/electrocardiogram (EKG) in health care is important to accurately diagnose and treat patients. Their skill in gathering information is important to physicians, hospitals, clinics, and labs. Our Phlebotomy/EKG Technician Diploma program can provide you with the opportunity to become a candidate in this field.

Graduates of this program can acquire the knowledge and technical skills needed to carry out specific duties that may include performing venipuncture by vacutainer, butterfly, and syringe methods; collecting capillary blood; performing electrocardiography with basic interpretation; and assisting with infection control, minor laboratory testing, medical record documentation, and data entry.

What is Electrocardiography?

An electrocardiogram, or ECG, is just one of the critical care tests that can save many lives each year. ECG Technicians may be the first to spot problems of the heart that might prove to be fatal if not detected through other methods. Electrocardiogram testing is a non-invasive procedure that gives the physician a clearer view of the heart in order to detect abnormalities or irregularities within the chambers, arteries, and ventricles.
 
What is Phlebotomy?

The main objective of a phlebotomist is to draw blood and obtain specimens promptly, efficiently, and safely from patients and clients.  Conducting routine and diagnostic testing can be the most accurate way to assess, track, and repair illnesses and diseases.  The phlebotomist plays an important role in the safety and well-being of their patients; phlebotomy technicians receive extensive training in the handling of infectious diseases and maintaining a clean and sterile environment.

Program Objectives / Job Opportunities

The ECG/Phlebotomy Technician program teaches the student techniques of performing and practicing Electrocardiograms on various ECG machines including computerized and multi channel.  Venipuncture techniques are taught using vacutainer tubes, butterfly needles and syringe methods.  Students also learn to perform capillary puncture on infants and adults.  Specimen handling, centrifuging and laboratory safety also taught throughout the course.  New Career Training Institutes students have the advantage of working within our clinical laboratories and fully simulated practical rooms which offer a professional learning environment.

Phlebotomy/EKG Technician Program Features

Our diverse program can help prepare you for various entry-level phlebotomy/EKG technician positions by providing the following:
  • Hands-on technical and clinical courses
  • Instruction in phlebotomy procedures and electrocardiography techniques
  • Assistance in preparation for certification exams
  • Assistance with job placement
Potential Career Opportunities

Once you have earned your diploma in ECG/Phlebotomy, you can find employment within: 
  • HOSPITALS
  • LABORATORIES
  • DOCTOR’S OFFICES
  • LONG TERM CARE FACILITIES
  • INSURANCE COMPANIES
  • CLINICAL RESEARCH COMPANIES
  • ADDICTION CENTRES
  • BLOOD DONOR CENTRES
Students completing the Phlebotomy/EKG Technician Diploma program may seek entry-level employment opportunities such as the following:
  • Phlebotomist
  • EKG technician
  • Lab assistant
  • Lab aide
  • Hospital donor unit assistant
Specifics About the Course:
  • Classes are divided into two components: Home study learning /lecture and Clinical Lab experience
  • Learning /lecture – is done at your own pace on your schedule (approximately total 100 hours).
  • Clinical Lab experience - Students are required to complete hands-on practical training at a pre-approved clinical setting.
  • Course Materials - are included.
  • Tutoring - One-on-one communication with your instructor.
  • Exam Preparation - FREE CERTIFICATION PREPARATION prior to students taking their certification exams.
  • Certification Exams are administered on site at clinical lab session.
  • Clinical Class size - Class sizes are kept small to maximize instructor to student learning.
  • Payment - affordable, interest free, low monthly payment plans. 
  • Tuition $998
  • Separate Registration Fee $260
  • Completion Time: The length of this program is (approximately 100 hours).



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