Phlebotomy Program

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Total Tuition: $2,000

  • Clinical in Hospital Setting
  • Job Referrals Available
  • Payment Plan Available
  • Weekday, Evening & Weekends Available

CDPH Approved Phlebotomy Training Program

CDPH approved Program For Phlebotomists, Trainings, Classes, & Onsite Programs (Servicing Students Throughout: Los Angeles, Burbank, Glendale, Northridge, Pacoima, North Hollywood, Reseda, Granada Hills, and more!)

CDPH Approved Phlebotomy Program is an 80 hour program that requires 2 week of training and provides the necessary knowledge and skills. The program comprises a series of lectures and clinical experiences specifically designed for phlebotomy training.

Los Angeles Career College, is a highly rated school in LA for aspiring Phlebotomists.

Our program can help you become a Licensed Phlebotomist in California! Check out our career programs, trainings, short courses, and classes servicing all throughout California (Los Angeles, Glendale, Northridge, North Hollywood, Reseda, Granada Hills, North Hills, Van Nuys, Mission Hills, West Hills, and beyond).

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Program Length and Duration

Check out the program’s schedule and duration below.

Weekday morning, weekday evening and weekend sessions are available for this Los Angeles phlebotomy program. The program totals 80 hours, including 40 lab hours and 40 lecture hours.

Weekdays: Monday – Friday

Evenings: Monday – Thursday

Weekends: Saturdays Only


  • All students must possess a high school diploma or GED certificate.
  • Must be a California Resident
  • Proof of good health / Health Clearance. A letter indicating that the student does not have any health conditions that would create a hazard to him/her and patients or visitors. Due before clinical training begins.
  • In order to attend this Los Angeles Career College Phlebotomy program, all students must be free from conviction by any court (other than minor traffic convictions) or have clearance from the California Department of Health Services.
  • Must be able to exert 20-50 lbs. of force occasionally, 10-25 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects.

Program Highlights

  • This program is designed for people who plan to work for a clinical laboratory or public health department, clinic, or hospital. The program combines 40-hours classroom instruction and a 40-hours off-site clinical internship to provide students with a comprehensive learning experience.
  • Lectures include but are not limited to the anatomy and medical terminology pertaining to the circulatory system, specimen collection, risk factors, complications and quality assurance in specimen collection.
  • Practical instruction provides hands-on training in venipuncture technique with procedures verified through a skills check-off system. 

Frequently Asked Questions


A Phlebotomy Technician is responsible for drawing quality blood samples from patients or donors. They also prepare blood samples for medical testing.
As a Phlebotomy Tech, you will play a key role in both the patient experience and the facility’s medical team. Many patients experience fear and anxiety during blood draws, so the Phlebotomy Technician can help ease the patient’s worry and make them feel more comfortable
Successfully pass a CDPH approved Phlebotomy Program and externship. Successfully pass national examination and receive national certificate. Apply to the state of California for the Phlebotomy license. Los Angeles Career College Ofers CDPH approved program with externship in a hospital setting. Also we are a national test center for phlebotomy program.
You will need a high school diploma (or equivalent) to become licensed as a Phlebotomist in California.
As long as you have the equivalent of a High School Diploma from your country that will be okay. However, your paperwork must also be in English, so sometimes translation will be required.
We offer Weekday, Weekend and Evening Phlebotomy Program. Our class dates are available on our website or by giving us a call at (818)766-1000
There is no deadline for registration. As long as the program is displayed on our website-that means that it is open for you to register for it. Once the program fills up or starts, the course will automatically close and will no longer be on display on the website.
Attendance at every class is vital to your ability to take and pass the national exam. If unforeseen circumstances arise, we will do our best to work with you on making up what you missed. Please do your best to plan your schedule ahead of time to attend every class, as makeup classes can be hard to come by.
We advise you to participate in having your blood drawn in order to understand what others experience when you will draw their blood. We adhere to the practice of "I stick you, you stick me" in the classroom, in order to provide our students with exceptional hands-on training. There is also a required number of draws that need to be met.
In the state of California, yes, it is required. The program coordinator will assign you to your clinical externship upon completion of the 40 hour didactic training. You will have to complete a total of 40 hours at your externship location.
As a phlebotomist you must take a national examination to be Nationally certified.
Completion of 40 hours of didactic training and 40 hours clinical training.
Certified Phlebotomy Technician 1 certificate authorizes you to preform skin puncture and venipuncture blood collection.
You must complete a total of 6 continuing education hours by an accredited academic institution and submit it for online renewal.
You must complete 10 continuing education credits on your candidate account at
No, you cannot work until you are licensed as a phlebotomist by the the state.
Yes we do offer job placement and our program coordinators will work very closely with you to connect you with local businesses that are currently hiring Phlebotomists.
It takes a median of 90 days after a complete application is received for LFS staff to process an application.
We accept all major debit and credit cards. We also accept cash/checks. Payments can be made online after attending your in-person orientation.
All students must wear LACC scrub top with black scrub bottoms for didactic and clinical training.
School Uniform, BLS Certification, NHA Exam fee, Licensing fee

Los Angeles Career College is One of the Best Accredited Schools for Phlebotomy in LA – Apply Now!