Approval to operate means compliance with state standards as set forth in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009.
The Phlebotomy class in California is a fast paced, dynamic learning environment. The completion of this class will qualify you to obtain your state license from the California Department of Public Health – Division of Laboratory Field Services. Upon completion of the 40 hours of in class book and hands on training you will take the National Certification examination through the National Healthcareer Association. After you pass the exam, you will be assigned to a clinical experience doing live blood draws on real patients. PTS currently maintains over 125 active externship contracts statewide ensuring you can get in and done as quickly as possible. Phlebotomy Training Specialists has day, evening and weekend classes at most locations, and an accelerated program at a few locations as well as hands-on training using VeinViewer technology.