Indiana School of Phlebotomy – Accelerated Phlebotomy Program

This is a 4-week phlebotomy course that provides the experienced student with additional skills and training in order to succeed in the healthcare field as a phlebotomist or other healthcare professional. This course is intended to compliment the student’s current medical training and/or experience. This course contains lecture, discussion, and practical instruction. The student must demonstrate proficient phlebotomy skills and knowledge equivalent to the Phlebotomy program but in a shorter timeframe. This class is intended for students with prior medical training, related education, or clinical experience. Call our office at 317-759-DRAW (3729) to see if you are eligible. If you are not eligible or would appreciate more in depth coverage of the field, please look into our Phlebotomy program.

Our instructors will guide you as you learn a variety of types of blood drawing techniques, safety standards, basic anatomy and physiology.

The following is a list of topics covered in class.

  • HIPAA and Patient Rights
  • Universal Precautions and Safety
  • Venipuncture with Vacutainers, Butterflies and Syringes
  • Finger and Heel Sticks
  • Blood and Blood Components
  • Medical Laboratory Terminology
  • Test Tubes – Uses, Additives and Order of Draw
  • Professionalism
  • Special Procedures – Bleeding Times, Blood Cultures, Glucose Tolerance Testing
  • Difficult Draws – Tricks of the Trade
  • Accelerated Phlebotomy Admissions Requirements:

  • 18 Years of Age or Older
  • High School Diploma, GED, or International High School Diploma Equivalency
  • Experience or Education in Healthcare or a related field

    The Accelerated Phlebotomy program consists of the three following parts:

    Skills Lab

    Two sessions per week for 4 weeks. Each session is 3 hours long.
    Introduction to the lab and live sticks.
    One midterm test on chapter material mid-way through the program.

    Material is presented by a qualified and state approved instructor.
    Mechanics of equipment and specimen handling.
    One comprehensive multiple-choice final examination.

    A student manual is provided to you to supplement in-class material.
    Techniques of venipuncture and tips and tricks of the trade.
    Final skills evaluation at the end of the program to assess career-readiness.

    The following is the break-down for tuition and fees for the 4-Week Accelerated Phlebotomy course.

    • Registration Fee: $50
    • Tuition: $500
    • Laboratory Fee: $100
    • Books and Supplies: $100

    Registration fee is due to hold your seat in the program and is nonrefundable after 3 business days

    Indiana School of Phlebotomy is an Office of Career and Technical Schools accredited institution offering certificates in Phlebotomy. Students who have successfully completed the Accelerated Phlebotomy program and completed the minimum number of procedures required by the NHA may choose to sit for an accredited national certification examination through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) to become a Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT). This is optional and employment is not contingent upon successful completion, although it may make an individual more competitive in the job market. If you desire certification and are unable to complete the minimum number of procedures on your own, please let us know prior to enrollment and additional skills sessions will be scheduled after successful completion of the program.

    TESTING DATEEXAM TIMEREG. CLOSESCPT – September 02, 20222:00pm August 23, 2022 CPT – September 16, 20221:00pm September 06, 2022 CPT – October 07, 20222:00pm September 27, 2022 CPT – October 16, 20221:00pm October 06, 2022 CPT – November 04, 20221:00pm October 25, 2022 CPT – November 04, 20222:00pm October 25, 2022 CPT – December 02, 20222:00pm November 22, 2022 CPT – December 11, 20221:00pm December 01, 2022 CPT – December 30, 20221:00pm December 20, 2022

    • Register through the NHA website

    Payment plans are available to divide the cost of the program over the time you are enrolled. These plans are provided at no additional cost and available to all students. You can choose one of the two payment plans listed below to pay for your enrollment in the Accelerated Phlebotomy program at ISP:

    Plan A
    Plan B
    Plan C

    Registration Fee
    $50 at Registration
    $50 at Registration
    $50 at Registration

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    One of the major factors to consider when pursuing education in any field is the what the hiring market looks like for students after graduation. While no school can guarantee that graduates will find a job, ISP is committed to providing career assistance services that will guide the student through the job application process.

    Quick Facts

    2015 Median Pay
    $31,630 per year ($15.21 per hour)

    Typical Entry-Level Education
    Postsecondary nondegree award

    Work Experience Required in a Related Occupation

    Additional On-the-job Training Required

    Number of Jobs (2014)

    Job Outlook (2014-2024)
    25% (Much faster than average)

    Employment Change (2014-2024)

    Data Table From: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Phlebotomists, on the Internet at (data retrieved September 11, 2016).

    Upcoming 2022/2023 Accelerated Phlebotomy Schedule

    Classes meet twice a week for 4 weeks.

    ISPAcP Saturday/Sunday Mornings 9:00 AM – 12:00 PMCLASS/IDSTART DATEEND DATESEATSAcP5416 July 09, 2022 July 31, 2022 Closed AcP5417 August 06, 2022 August 28, 2022 Closed AcP5418 September 03, 2022 September 25, 2022 Open AcP5419 October 01, 2022 October 23, 2022 Open AcP5420 October 29, 2022 November 20, 2022 Open AcP5421 November 26, 2022 December 18, 2022 Open

    ISPAcP Tuesday/Thursday Evenings 6:00 PM – 9:00 PMCLASS/IDSTART DATEEND DATESEATSAcP5428 July 12, 2022 August 04, 2022 Closed AcP5429 August 09, 2022 September 01, 2022 Closed AcP5430 September 13, 2022 October 06, 2022 Open AcP5431 October 11, 2022 November 03, 2022 Open AcP5432 November 08, 2022 December 06, 2022 Open AcP5433 December 13, 2022 January 05, 2023 Open