Certificate Course in Phlebotomy

Results of all patient medical investigations primarily depend on how accurately a blood, urine or tissue sample is collected. However currently there is no formal course in Sri Lanka that offers training for phlebotomists who play a crucial role in collecting these samples. This course is designed to train such staff employed by hospitals, laboratories or collection centers, as knowledgeable competent, skilled and compassionate phlebotomists.This program has been designed by qualified and experienced medical consultants in the laboratory field and will be conducted in a state-of-the-art center with modern technology.

Course Objectives

  • To train any individual / group of staff as competent, skilled and compassionate phlebotomists through necessary theoretical and practical inputs.
  • To provide hospitals, laboratories and sample collection centers with a trained community of phlebotomists with professional certification.

Course Duration

5 months (Conducted on Saturdays)

Entry Requirements

  • Successful at G.C.E. (O/L) with Credit passes in Science & English.

Course Coordinator

Ms. Chamalika Senaratne, Senior Executive – Lanka Hospital Academy.

Chief Resource Person

Mr. Susantha Liyanage, Manager – Quality Assurance – Lanka Hospitals Diagnostics (LHD).


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