Eager for a healthcare career? Our phlebotomy technician program, created by experienced medical professionals, leverages the revered Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) credential from the National Healthcareer Association. Encompassing interactive simulations and rich visual materials, our comprehensive online training primes you for the test and the coveted credential. Our program aims to position you for immediate field entry with a 40-hour clinical externship for practical experience. Clinical opportunities vary, yet our wide healthcare network strives to match your fit.

Program Timeline

Flexibility is yours—our self-paced program adapts to your schedule:

  • Includes clinical externship
  • 8 months of program access

Comprehensive Curriculum

Our online Phlebotomy Technician Training Program equips you with crucial skills and knowledge for certification and success in the field.

  • Program Orientation: Phlebotomy Technician
  • HealthCare Foundational Knowledge and Basic Science
  • Anatomy and Physiology Essentials
  • General Patient Care
  • Infection Control
  • Externship Readiness Skills
  • Testing and Laboratory Procedures
  • Communication and Customer Service in the Healthcare Office
  • Phlebotomy
  • Venipuncture Labs
  • Medical Laws and Ethics
  • Career Success in Healthcare
  • Phlebotomy Final Exam
  • Fundamentals of HIPAA
  • Initiating Your Externship
  • Clinical Externship
  • Program Completion: Phlebotomy Technician

Phlebotomy Technician Certification

CareerStep’s online Phlebotomy Technician Program equips you with skills for industry-recognized certification. Secure the certification aligning with your aspirations:

  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)

Demonstrate your capability to do intravenous blood draws with the CPT from the National Healthcare Association (NHA).

Embark on your journey towards becoming a skilled Phlebotomy Technician with us!



With over 25 years’ experience, CareerStep offers learners a humans-come-first approach to learning in the fields of healthcare, healthcare administration, and technology. CareerStep offers fully online training programs designed to provide flexibility and allow you to take a self-paced learning approach. You will work with a Career Advisor to discuss your goals, choose your program and then start your training.

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