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You are required to complete the application and payment process before you will be scheduled.
All training classes are subject to date and time change including weekends without notice!
COMING SOON- SPRING 2019!!!!!
Patient Care Technician
4 weeks you can earn your Patient Care Technician/Assistant certificate and after completion of the 150 hour training program you will receive a training certificate in Patient Care Technician Training and you will be eligible to sit for the National Certification to become a Certified Patient Care Technician and be ready to work in the medical field as a Patient Care Technician. As a Patient Care Technician you may perform some or all of the following tasks:
General Patient Care
Monitor and recording of patient vital signs (Temperature, pulse, respirations, blood pressures, pulse oximetry)
Patient Care related to EKG and phlebotomy
Infection Control and safety
Perform basic phlebotomy procedures
Professional Responsibilities of PCT
Phlebotomy techniques and applications
Prepare blood, urine, and other body fluid specimens for testing
Requirements to sit for the National Patient Care Technician exam include the following:
Successfully complete this 150 hour training program
Pass the training program with an 80%
Complete 10 successful EKG’s on live individuals
Complete 30 ventipunctures and 10 capillary sticks on live individuals
Successfully complete 25 testable nurse aide skills and 13 non testable skills
Scrubs must be worn for all training classes and clinical hours. Supplies
that are recommended include a notebook , pens/ pencils and high
18 Years of Age or Older, High School Diploma, GED or International High School Diploma Equivalency
Government issued signed, non– expired, photo ID
Show proof of a 1 step Mantoux tuberculin test (TB) within 12 months of the start of the training course.
Class cost: $1700.00 plus
$155.00 National exam
40.00 Lab supplies
13.00 Liability Insurance
$1908.00 Total cost for PCT class