If you have lived in Virginia for the past twelve months, you qualify for the reduced tuition rate of $733. Phlebotomy Technicians are critical team members at hospitals, diagnostic laboratories and blood donor centers. As advancements in medical technology rise, it’s an especially exciting time to begin a career in this thriving field. Earning your Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) certification from NHA can give employers confidence in your skills and abilities. Set yourself up for success and reach your career goals in the rewarding healthcare industry.The phlebotomy training program is broken into two segments: 60 hours of classroom and 40 hours of externship (must have 40 successful, unaided blood collections including venipunctures and skin punctures). Students will be trained to collect, transport, handle, and process blood and other specimens for laboratory analysis using venipuncture and micro-collection techniques.