Licensed Phlebotomist Course

99% Board Exam First-Time Pass Rate

Licensed Phlebotomist | Schedule | Finances | Eligibility | Materials | FAQs

Per guidance from the California Department of Public Health Laboratory Field Services, all lectures will take place in-person. Hands-on skills are taught onsite in accordance with social distancing guidelines. Face coverings are required in all UCLA facilities. Any additional details for your course will be provided in the course materials.

Start Your Medical Career with UCLA’s Phlebotomy Course

Becoming a phlebotomist is a great way to start your career in healthcare, build experience and learn skills to work in a variety of healthcare settings.


Search and rescue officer

Free Info Session – November 3 @ 6PM

Join an online information session with our Phlebotomy faculty to determine if our Phlebotomy program is right for you!


Search and rescue officer

Phlebotomy Course Format:

The course consists of didactic (lecture), skills lab instruction and clinical rotations. Didactic instruction takes place over five weeks. Clinical rotations will begin after passing the Clinical Externship Exam, Skills Practice and Skills Final Exam usually after Week 5 and may continue as long as two months depending on your availability and availability of shifts.

Duration: 2 Months

Lectures & Skills Labs:
Tu/Th 6PM-10PM
& Sat 8AM-5PM

Available clinical shifts may include day, evening, and weekend shifts (separate from the classroom hours). In the clinical phase, you will be rotated through UCLA hospitals and affiliated community clinics.

Enroll Today

Upcoming Courses
Course fee: $2,275 • Nonrefundable: $200



Required Materials:
The textbook, fees for online exams, and fees for Complio compliance tracking are not included in the course fee. Please see the Required Materials page for these costs. Phlebotomy students must have access to a stable internet connection and a desktop or laptop computer (Windows or Mac) for testing purposes.

Phlebotomy Preparation Course

This course provides you with a foundation as you embark on your journey of becoming a Licensed Phlebotomist, and will help you succeed in any Phlebotomy course.


Paramedic in training

Payment Plans

You can enroll in a payment plan for eligible courses and secure your seat with a down payment.