Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)

The Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students will become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology, blood collection procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. Program prepares students to take the Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Exam.

Next Application and Fee Submission Deadline is Thursday, Sept 21, 2017
for Program Start Date of Monday, September 25, 2017

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IMPORTANT:  Phlebotomy Program is a Continuing Education Program and does NOT require college admissions.

Contact Information

Victoria Clark, Director, Bitterroot College
(406) 375-0100 

Employment Outlook

Phlebotomist jobs are predicted to grow nationally by 25 percent between 2014 and 2024 and in Montana by 18.9 percent between 2014 and 2024. The median national annual salary for Phlebotomists is $31,630; in Montana, the median annual salary is $28,059. For more employment information, visit the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Outlook Handbook and the Montana Job Projections 2014-2024.