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Phlebotomy/EKG Technician Program

Launch a Successful Career as a Skilled Phlebotomy/EKG Technician

  • Full & Part Time Programs Available
  • Hands-On Training in a Simulated Lab Setting
  • FLEX-TRAIN – Work at your own pace – customize the program to fit your life

As the need for cross-trained healthcare professionals increases, NTI has created the Maine-based Phlebotomy/EKG Technician Program. Through our phlebotomy training, we place emphasis on the safe practice of collecting adequate and correct blood specimens by capillary or venipuncture in adults, children and newborns.

Become a Contributing Member of this Respected Medical Profession in as Little as 8 Weeks

The program also includes the correct and accurate obtaining of an EKG tracing and cardiac monitoring. Our EKG Technician training program consists of classroom and simulated laboratory settings.

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As a graduate of this program, you’ll be prepared to achieve National Certification. National Certification is recognized throughout the industry and let’s employers know how capable you are.

Good Job Outlook for Phlebotomy/EKG Techs

Due to the nation’s increasingly aging population, the Health Services industry is experiencing a strong demand for Healthcare Professionals:

  • The health services industry will experience job growth of 25%.*
  • Job opportunities are expected to be excellent, because the number of job openings is expected to continue to exceed the number of job seekers.*

* U.S. Department of Labor

Imagine knowing that the work you do helps to diagnose and treat illness and contributes to the health and well-being of your community.

Duties of a Phlebotomy/EKG Tech

Specific duties may include performing venipuncture by vacutainer, butterfly, and syringe methods, capillary blood collection, electrocardiography with basic interpretation, and infection control. Students must demonstrate successful specimen collection with venipunctures, skin punctures, and EKG tracings.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the Phlebotomy and EKG Technician training program are prepared for entry-level positions as Phlebotomists and EKG Technicians and may perform duties in a variety of interesting medical environments, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Medical Offices
  • Clinic
  • Private Laboratories

Full & Part-Time Schedule Options – Choose the Program that Works Best for You

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For more information on this career and to explore if training as a professional Phlebotomy/EKG Tech at Northeast Technical Institute is right for you, fill out the form on the side of this page to receive free career and program information right away.

To speak to a friendly and knowledgeable NTI Career Advisor, call us at 800.447.1151. Ask about coming in for a free tour of the campus nearest you. See for yourself what career training from NTI is all about, and how this could be the change you’re looking for.