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2022-2023 General Catalog 
    
2022-2023 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Laboratory Assistant, CTC


The Laboratory Assistant Program provides students who have completed an acceptable phlebotomy program with the additional training required to appropriately collect, label, and process blood and body fluids, run simple, CLIA waived laboratory tests and associated quality control procedures, perform routine maintenance of laboratory equipment, prepare reagents for laboratory tests and quality control procedures, and execute clerical duties associated with collection, processing, and testing of blood and body fluids. Laboratory assistants work in physicians’ offices, ambulatory clinics, and hospital laboratories.

Melissa Shepherd, MPH, MLT, (ASCP)
Program Director
mshepherd@bpcc.edu
318-678-6096

Specific Requirements:

Students must hold current certification in phlebotomy prior to completion of the program.

Required Courses:


Total Credit Hours: 13