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Phlebotomy Technician (NCPT)
 (Accredited by NCCA)
Phlebotomy technicians are healthcare professionals responsible for obtaining patient specimens. They can perform various functions such as venipuncture, micro-collection, and specimen processing and handling while maintaining patient safety and confidentiality.

There are THREE (3) routes of eligibility to take the NCPT exam. Select your route of eligibility from the following:

ROUTE 1 (Education)
1A. Are you a CURRENT STUDENT in a Phlebotomy Technician program?
  • You must be a United States high school graduate or hold equivalent credentials (e.g., GED).
  • You must submit a copy of your Phlebotomy Technician diploma, certificate of completion, or official (signed) transcript with graduation date.
  • You must complete and submit a Phlebotomy Technician Certification Critical Skill Competency form.
  • All required documents must be submitted within two years after successful program completion in order for your certification to be released.
Exam Fee: $90

Exam Content Details
Phlebotomy Technician Detailed Test Plan
Important: New Question Types!

What does the certification exam cost?
Exam fees

  • In order for NCCT to process your application in a timely manner your application and all required documentation must be submitted 14 days prior to your anticipated test date.
  • Applications and payments are valid for one year from the date of submission to NCCT.
  • The practice of some professions may be regulated in certain states and it is your responsibility to determine whether this certification meets your state requirements for practice before taking it.
  • For information regarding requests for ADA accommodations, download the following documents:
    Special Accommodations Request
    Documentation of Disability-Related Needs
To complete your application; a test site & test date will be required.
Please contact NCCT 800-875-4404 as needed for this information.

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