Credit classes are now online for the rest of the spring semester. The Danielson campus and QV at Windham Technical HS physical locations are closed.
quinebaug valley community college

Course of Study Phlebotomy Certificate

Contact Information

Timothy Shizume
Assistant Professor/Program Coordinator, Medical Laboratory Technician
tshizume@qvcc.edu
860.932.4092

Phlebotomy Certificate Course of Study

Fall Semester

  • MED 125 Medical terminology, 3 credits
  • HLT 103 Investigations in Health Care, 3 credits
  • HLT 141 techniques of Phlebotomy, 4 credits

Spring Semester

  • HLT 170 Medical Law & Ethics, 3 credits
  • HLT 294 Phlebotomy Practicum, 3 credits

Additional Program Information

  • Please note, this is a suggested plan of study for a full-time student. Part-time students may have their schedule adjusted accordingly. Students must meet with their academic advisor each semester prior to registering for classes.
  • Some courses are offered online while some may be offered as a hybrid course (meet on campus once a week and the rest of the work is done online)
  • Students must earn a B or better in HLT 141 prior to be eligible for HLT 294 Phlebotomy Practicum. Students are required to show proof of physical examination; MMR, varicella and Hepatitis B immunity; Tetanus shot within past 5 years; and a negative TB test prior to being accepted for any internship courses. Internship sites may require students to undergo a criminal background check.
  • Certificate transfers into both the Medical Assisting and Medical Laboratory Technician Degrees.
  • Students may need additional courses in remedial math and/or English.