Phlebotomy Program Requirements

This program is offered in the Fall & Spring Semester

  1. Students must take both HPR 1020 and HPR 2089 in the same semester at the same campus. 
  2. Computer and internet access needed for completion of course content.
  3. Scrubs and a white lab coat required for participation in lab classes.
  4. A watch that can count 60 seconds (cell phones may not be used as a watch).

Required Immunizations

  • COVID-19 vaccine series
    Students must meet current FRCC COVID-19 vaccination and testing requirements to participate in the program and/or in certain class activities. This may include providing documentation of COVID-19 vaccination or negative COVID-19 PCR test results.

Other Recommended Immunizations & Requirements

It is recommended that students are current on the following vaccinations and recommendations. While they are not required for the phlebotomy program at FRCC they are typically required for employment as a phlebotomist. 

  • TB Test (valid for one year)
  • Tdap (within 10 years)
  • Hepatitis B Series (three shots) or proof of immunity via a titer
  • Measles, Mumps Rubella (MMR, two shots or proof of immunity via a titer)
  • 2 Varicella a.k.a. Chickenpox (proof of vaccination, immunity via a titer or MD documented disease)
  • Seasonal influenza vaccine October – March 
  • Current American Heart Association BLS Provider CPR cards (valid for two years).
  • Ability to pass a background check and 10-panel drug screen.


Contact Boulder CountyLarimerWestminster Campus or Academic Advising.

Boulder County Campus

Kari Williams
Program Director

Larimer Campus

Angie Peach
Program Director

Westminster Campus

Spring Swick-Degrado
Program Director

Westminster Information Sessions

Information sessions are offered every 2nd Wednesday of each month from 6 - 6:30 pm via zoom.

Email Spring Swick-Degrado or call 303-404-5131 to register for the next session.