Campus: Larimer Campus, Loveland, and Westminster Campus

Phlebotomy - Certificate

This certificate is designed to provide the student with entry-level skills required for employment as a phlebotomist. HPR 112 and HPR 113 must be successfully completed with a "C" or better to enable students to sit for a national certifying exam. HPR 112 is a lecture and lab course. HPR 113 is a clinical placement and a classroom component to prepare for the national exam. There are four agencies that recognize the Front Range Phlebotomy Program, students may choose which agency to sit for their certifying exam. American Society for Clinical Pathologist (ASCP); National Health Career Association (NHA); American Medical Technologist (AMT); and National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT). Students must be 18 years of age, and are required to have the following items in order to be eligible to participate in the HPR 113 Clinical: proof of specific immunizations, proof of BLS training, and must pass a specific criminal background check and 10-panel drug screen prior to Clinical placement.


Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
HPR 112Phlebotomy


HPR 113Advanced Phlebotomy


Total Credit Hours: 8