Phlebotomy Basics

Phlebotomy Basics


Workshop name

Phlebotomy Basics



North York Campus


Program Length

1 Day (4 - 6 Hours)



Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Other Info

- Must have an education background in medical/health care studies
- Proof of certificates/degrees/diplomas
- Letter from current employer (medical industry) -- and only if currently employed


Phlebotomy Basics


Start date / Availability

Please contact Skills Training Dept. for registration dates.

This general workshop will be of interest to laboratory assistants, phlebotomists, nurses and other health care proffesionals involved in blood specimen collection. Students will develop skills in performing phlebotomy procedures in various healthcare settings.

The continuing education programs are designed to improve or refresh the skills of current health care professionals. Payment to be made in full to reserve your seat and it is non-refundable (some conditions apply)
Please contact office for further details.

This program does not require approval under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005




  • Fundamentals in blood collection
  • The paper application of equipment required to perform venipuncture
  • Problems that may occur during the venipuncture procedure
  • Correct transport and specimen transport for laboratory testing
  • Importance of interpersonal skills
  • Proper use of equipment
  • Medical and legal policies and regulations
  • Current safety standards
  • How to solve common problems

Note - All foreign credentials must be translated into English and compared for Grade 12 equivalency by a recognized organization (i.e. WES)