Phlebotomy Full Course (Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT1))

This course is designed for individuals who possess a minimum high school education and have no experience in phlebotomy. Family Health Services offers CPT1 coursework for phlebotomy training San Diego.

Our classes are ongoing throughout the year and upon completion you will be eligible to apply for a CA state license and a National Certificate as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician I.

The course consists of four modules:

  1. 20 hours of theoretical instruction in basic phlebotomy
  2. 20 hours of theoretical instruction in advance phlebotomy
  3. 40-60 hours of practical laboratory
  4. 40 – 120 hour clinical internship

At the conclusion of the classroom and practical portion, students are allowed to sit for the national certifying exam and must score a 70% or better to pass.

We will be offering a Weekday Course, every month that will be Monday-Friday from 8 AM to 12 PM for 5 weeks. And we will also be offering a Weekend Course, every other month, that will be Saturday-Sunday from 8 AM to 1 PM for 9 weeks. Please see our course catalog for a full schedule of our Phlebotomy Full Course.

Upon completion of the classroom portion, students will then be scheduled for a clinical internship that will last an additional 1 to 3 weeks (depending on the location). Please note that the internships will be Monday – Friday and consist of 8 hours shifts ranging between 7 AM to 6 PM.

The cost of the program is $2,600. Upon enrollment, there is a $150 non-refundable Registration Fee that must be paid in advance to guarantee a seat in the class. This Registration Fee will be deducted from the total cost leaving a remaining balance of $2,450 which is due on the first day of class, unless prior arrangements have been made with the administration. Please check out our available Payment Options. Students will also need to provide a copy of their high school or accredited college diploma, transcript or GED.

To enroll in our program, please complete the online Registration Form and provide the $150 Registration Fee to get started. You can call the office at (619) 294-2192 to speak with any of our representatives and provide credit card payment or you can stop by our office to complete the enrollment process. We are located at 3500 5th Avenue, Suite# 203 San Diego, CA 92103. Our office hours are Monday-Thursday from 7:30 AM to 4 PM and Friday from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us via e-mail at or via telephone at (619) 294-2192.

For a more detailed description of our Phlebotomy Training San Diego Course offerings, check out our catalog.