Next AM 9am-2pm Class begins April 27, 2020. Mon-Thurs for 4 weeks

Now enrolling for these courses online or in-person! Call an Admissions Counselor for details, 925.757.2900


You MUST bring your photo ID and HS Diploma/GED or foreign equivalency in order to register. 

This is a COURSE intended for a-vocational purposes only.


Inject success into your career with Contra Costa Medical Career College’s Phlebotomy Technician training. Build upon skills you already have, or add a valuable certification to your resume.

Course Description

This course provides the student with the knowledge and hands-on skills required to become a certified phlebotomist. The phlebotomy training course consists of 40 hours of didactic training, 80 practical training hours in a clinical setting. This course prepares the student for the State Certification Exam to become a California Certified Phlebotomy Technician 1 (CPT-1) and is approved by the California Department of Public Health LFS.

Course fully approved by CA DHS LFS

Course meets all requirements of the California Department of Health Services (DHS), Laboratory Field Services for Certified Phlebotomy Technician 1 (Approved June 2007)

Type of degree conferred : Certificate

Total Fees paid to Institution

  • Registration Fee:$200.00 (non-refundable)
  • Tuition:$2850.00 (refundable)
  • STRF Fee:$0.00
  • Textbooks:$60.00 (refundable if unused)

Students are also responsible for the following fees NOT paid directly to Institution

  • Uniforms:$30.00 (non-refundable)
  • Background check and drug screen:$0.00
  • BLS American Heart Association for Health Care Providers:$85.00 (non-refundable)
  • Phlebotomy Certification NHA Certification Exam:$135.00 (This exam is required by the state of California) (non-refundable)
  • State application fee:$100.00 (non-refundable)

There is a minimum 80 practical training hours in a clinical setting. Clinical hours following successful completion of the course, are most likely during the day.

online state approved phlebotomy continuing education credits