Students in this career major learn how to draw blood for donations, diagnostic tests, transfusions, and research. They learn the importance of ethics, timeliness, and following procedures. An externship is included as part of the coursework. A Registered Phlebotomy Technician (RPT) certification is available.
Direct-Teacher Led Class
SOC Code: 31-9097.00
Curriculum / Hours
|Clerical Skills and Duties||15|
|Core Healthcare Provider CPR and First Aid||15|
|Core Medical Terminology||45|
|Health Careers Core Curriculum||225|
|Phlebotomy Specimen Collection and Processing||45|
|Safety, Legal Issues, and Quality Control||15|
|Tuition - In District||$1,620|
|Tuition - Out of District||$1,800|
Health Occupations Students of America () is a national student organization for high school and adult students that promotes career opportunities in the healthcare industry to enhance the delivery of quality healthcare to all people. HOSA provides opportunities for students to enhance their personal and leadership qualities through individual and group projects and through skill competitions which are held on local, state, and national levels.