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Gadsden State Community College

Phlebotomy Training Program


Welcome from:

Deborah Cole

Medical Laboratory Technology/Phlebotomy Training Program Director


Welcome to Gadsden State Community College’s Phlebotomy Training Program website.  I appreciate your interest in our program. This course is geared toward energetic people, who have the desire to help others. This course will teach you all the skills necessary to obtain blood samples suitable for testing in any laboratory setting.


This course is fast paced and only lasts 6 weeks. Once you have completed this course the participant will be able to immediately enter the work force in the state of Alabama, and will also be eligible to take the Phlebotomy Certification Exam administered by American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians. This is a nationally recognized certification.


Please feel free to explore the website, if you have any questions please contact one of our program advisors:


Joseph Thomas, MLT (ASCP), MS

Adjunct Instructor

(256) 439-6802



Once again I want to thank you for taking the time to view and to apply to our program here at Gadsden State Community College. I wish you the best of luck in your decision.