Phlebotomy Training in Tampa and Clearwater
You’re so calm, other people relax because of you. You’re also organized. That’s why a career as a phlebotomy technician could be good for you. So read on.
As a UMA phlebotomy technician student in Tampa or Clearwater, you’ll learn how to help calm patients and draw blood safely, properly dispose of biohazard material, enter patient information into a computer and more. If you’re interested in training for this career in as little as three months, we should talk.1
Real-world experience through an externship.
Students enrolled in this program receive 80 hours of hands-on experience under the supervision of a professional in a medical office or clinic. This includes learning a variety of day-to-day tasks that may be common for this career field. Some externships have led to an employment opportunity for the participating student. All UMA externships are unpaid.
Helping you prepare for the Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam.
Classes at UMA prepare you to take the Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam. Ultimate Medical Academy has a team in place, ready to help you focus on exam-relevant material and tutor you in areas where you might need extra help.
Job outlook for phlebotomist.
Graduates with a phlebotomy technician diploma and certification can go on to entry-level positions as a phlebotomist, lab assistant, or patient service technician. Working environments include hospitals, doctor offices, nursing homes, medical clinics, and more. This career field is projected to grow 27% from 2012 to 2022.2