Laboratory Safety and Medical Terminology
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Urine and Body Fluids
Point-of-Care Testing (POCT) and Glucometer
Quality Assurance in Phlebotomy
Blood Culture Collection
Phlebotomy and Complications in Phlebotomy
Note: A Theory Assessment will be held approximately 2 weeks after the 3 days course.
Skin Puncture and Dummy Arm Practice
Note: An audit will be conducted to assess participants’ phlebotomy skill. Participant has to pass the Theory Assessment before the audit is conducted.
Verification of Phlebotomy Skills
After the 3 days course, participants are required to complete 50 independent phlebotomies, under the supervision of an appointed doctor from their healthcare organization. After participants have completed the 50 independent phlebotomies, Temasek Polytechnic will send a trainer on site at the participant’s organization to conduct an audit to assess the phlebotomy skills of the participant.
A Letter of Support from the participant’s organization should be submitted during the point of application. Read more on the Letter of Support below.
Participant who has met the minimum 75% attendance requirement, satisfactorily completed at least fifty (50) phlebotomies first draw independently at their own organization and pass the theory assessment will be awarded a "Certificate in Phlebotomy" by Temasek Polytechnic.
Participant who has met the minimum 75% attendance requirement and pass the theory assessment will be awarded a "Certificate in Phlebotomy (Theory)" by Temasek Polytechnic.