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Advanced Phlebotomy Techniques Workshop

  • Start date: Revolving
  • Duration: One 4-hour session
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Location: On-Site

This one-day workshop teaches the extended skills required to perform more difficult draws or adapt to challenging veins in certain patient populations. Strategies for adapting to damaged veins, such as those in intravenous drug users or chemotherapy patients, as well as fragile or small veins, like those encountered in geriatric and pediatric patients will be discussed and demonstrated in a hands-on lab setting.

After completing the workshop, students will be issued an Advanced Phlebotomy Techniques workshop certificate to bolster their resume and qualifications.

Skills Taught in this Workshop:

  • Palpation of and needle insertion into small/obscure veins
  • Adaptations for fragile veins
  • Recognizing and adapting to damaged veins

STLSP Clinical Workshop Advanced Phlebotomy Techniques Admissions Requirements:

  • 18 Years of Age or Older
  • Graduate of Phlebotomy or Accelerated Phlebotomy or Clinical Medical Assisting program (or Equivalent Field Experience)

  • See upcoming session dates below and register today to secure your seat in an upcoming session!


    STLSP Clinical workshops consist of the two following parts:

    Lecture Skills Lab
    Approximately two hour lecture will proceed the hand-on skills portion of the lab. Introduction to equipment and hands-on practice.
    A book is provided to you for reference. Practical demonstration and instructor feedback.
    Material is presented by a qualified state approved instructor. Student skill participation and guidance.

    Total Cost: $200

    The following is the break-down for tuition and fees for STLSP Clinical Workshops.

    • Registration fee: $20
    • Tuition: $180
    Registration fee is due to hold your seat in the workshop and is nonrefundable after 3 business days

    Upcoming 2017/2018 Adv. Phlebotomy Techniques Schedule

    Classes meet for one session.

    STLAPT Saturday Afternoon 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    CLASS/IDSTART DATEEND DATESEATS
    APT2579 February 24, 2018 February 24, 2018 Open
    APT2584 May 26, 2018 May 26, 2018 Open
    APT2589 August 25, 2018 August 25, 2018 Open
    APT2594 November 17, 2018 November 17, 2018 Open
    ST. LOUIS SCHOOL OF PHLEBOTOMY
    2017