Phlebotomy Technician Training

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Develop your skills as a healthcare professional and learn the basics of phlebotomy comfortably at your own home with the Phlebotomy Technician Training course. In this course, you will learn how to perform a venipuncture with our step-by-step training units.

This course begins with teaching the fundamentals of anatomy and physiology and covers the entire phlebotomy procedure. You will be trained to use essential equipment and supplies, handle specimens correctly, and take blood samples safely. Besides, you will learn how to prevent complications and detect which veins are suitable for blood tests.  This phlebotomy certification has no entry requirements and provides introductory training on collecting blood samples from patients to diagnoses illnesses.

Your Learning Goals:

  • Gain a clear understanding of the differences between venepuncture and phlebotomy
  • Get a basic introduction to anatomy and physiology
  • Learn how to prepare patients for a venepuncture procedure
  • Understand which veins to avoid and which veins are ‘good’ veins
  • Familiarise with the procedure of drawing blood for donation
  • Get step-by-step guidance on therapeutic phlebotomy before and aftercare
  • Kickstart your career as a healthcare professional
  • Develop your knowledge of phlebotomy equipment, utensils and supplies
  • Learn key venepuncture best practices to avoid bruising and other complications

Who is this Course for?

Phlebotomy Technician Training is perfect for anyone trying to learn potential professional skills.

As there is no experience and qualification required for this course, it is available for all students from any academic background.

Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
  • Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

Career path

This course opens a new door for you to enter the relevant job market and also gives you the opportunity to acquire extensive knowledge along with required skills to become successful. You will be able to add our qualification to your CV/resume which will help you to stand out in the competitive job industry.

Course Curriculum

Phlebotomy Technician Training
Module 01: Introduction to Phlebotomy 00:10:00
Module 02: Ethics and Laws 00:10:00
Module 03: Phlebotomy Basics 00:15:00
Module 04: Blood Circulation, Function and Composition 00:15:00
Module 05: Vein Selection 00:10:00
Module 06: Phlebotomy Equipment 00:10:00
Module 07: Routine Venipuncture 00:20:00
Module 08: Collection by Skin Puncture 00:10:00
Module 09: Special Blood Collection Procedure 00:10:00
Module 10: Infection Control and Risk Management 00:10:00
Module 11: Career Info for Phlebotomist 00:10:00
Module 12: Glossary 00:25:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam – Phlebotomy Technician Training 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam – Phlebotomy Technician Training 00:20:00

Course Reviews


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  1. Recommended!!


    I got more than I paid for. Great course

  2. Informative & well structured courses


    Good platform and quality courses. I have completed three courses so far. All of them are very structured and include lots of valuable info.

  3. Good material online


    Very helpful for the beginners. Recommended

  4. Absolutely great


    Brilliant platform!! Courses on Coursegate are really amazing and useful.

  5. Easy to follow contents


    Each module of this course contains detailed explanations and it was really easy to follow the instructor. I completed the course successfully without any prior medical knowledge and got my CPD accredited certificate. Love for coursegate 🙂

  6. Wow!


    Engaging course indeed. And it was easy to follow the process.

  7. Phlebotomy Course


    Worth the price. Good content with nice presentations. It starts with the fundamentals of anatomy and physiology and covers the entire phlebotomy procedure.

  8. Good customer service


    Amazing customer service! Did solve the issue with my test result within minutes! I have had a great experience with coursegate.

  9. Thanks! Awesome course


    I take care of my mother myself. She got diabetes and you know how often a diabetes patient needs insulin and other medical care. I took the course for the fundamentals of phlebotomy and primary knowledge on essential medical equipment and supplies. Thanks for such an easy and useful course. I would recommend the course for all the beginners who want to learn the basics of phlebotomy procedure from the scratch.

  10. 4

    Completed the course yesterday and they have sent the printed certificate. Eagerly waiting to see it. Recommending coursegate.

  11. Phlebotomy course from coursegate


    Highly beneficial course for the medical professionals. Even after joining the job I wasn’t good at taking blood samples or detecting veins properly. Took this course last week and it was a practical demonstration on the entire phlebotomy process. Step by step guideline was easy to follow. I recommend coursegate and appreciate their good work 🙂

  12. Good contents!


    Very helpful course. Seems they chose the modules very carefully.

  13. The journey wasn't very easy!


    Could be better. The instructor tried his best but it was hard to understand.

  14. Satisfied!


    Overall quality is good. I am satisfied

  15. Got what I paid for!


    The course was informative and satisfactory. I got what I paid for.

  16. Highly recommended!


    Learned many information that helped to do my job 🙂

  17. Beneficial and good content


    This course was a good refresh. I did revise the basics I learned before joining my job. Recommending the course for the beginners.

  18. Incredible course!


    This course is absolutely incredible! Step by step training helped me to develop the basic process of phlebotomy. In fact I think I can do it now with confidence. Thanks a lot.

  19. Good course!!


    Very good course. Thanks Coursegate!

  20. Engaging presentation


    I enjoyd the whole course. Very engaging content and presentation

  21. Became a fan!!!


    Just became a fan of Coursegate. Very good course, well organized and informative.

  22. Positive!


    I have just started, hope it will be enjoyable 🙂

  23. Another quality course from them


    Great course from Coursegate. Thanks a lot!

  24. 4

    A couple of videos would have been helpful to establish Lear I got and understanding of technique

  25. Phlebotomy Training


    Very informative lots of information

  26. Recommended!!


    Awesome course! Highly recommended!!



    I really enjoyed this course, having the mock exams before the real exam let you test your knowledge which was great.

  28. Phlebotomy Technician Training


    An Excellent course and very informative, It was nice to do it at home and at my own leisure and fit it in around my working hours, i will be looking to start another course soon

  29. It's hard... but worth the information


    I work as cabin crew and thought this might be something to do on the side. It’s really interesting, I am aviation medically trained but this opened up a whole new horizon. Worth doing if you’re interested! I’m hoping to find a part time role now!




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