About the Phlebotomy School
No cost to trainees. Earn while you learn.
This exciting collaboration between MaineHealth/NorDx & SMCC allows you to become a phlebotomist in just 6 weeks while you get paid full-time! This course is designed to provide students with clinical knowledge and competency to become a highly skilled phlebotomist. Clinical assignments will be Monday-Friday at varying times. Assignments will be at a MaineHealth hospital site and Patient Service Center for full 8 hour shifts.
What opportunities does this program provide?
Put Your Skills to Work
Students who successfully complete the course will be hired in a Phlebotomy position at one of NorDx’s various sites. Full-time and part-time positions are available, and candidates must sign an agreement that they will work for NorDx for a minimum of 18 months after course completion.
Continue Your Education
Interested in continuing to build your skills? Further your education by enrolling in one of our certificate or degree programs which lead to advanced and expanded career opportunities upon graduation.
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How do I complete this program?
Browse the information below to learn what is involved in qualifying for and completing this program.
Successfully complete training in:
- Basic medical terminology
- Laboratory math
- Blood composition
- Infection control
- Specimen handling and processing
- And more!
Completion Time & Location
Courses offered on a rolling basis at the SMCC South Portland Campus & on-location at medical facilities. Inquire about upcoming sessions.
To qualify for this training you must meet the following prerequisites:
- At least 18 years old
- High School diploma, GED or HiSet
- Resident of Maine