Phlebotomy technicians are healthcare professionals responsible for obtaining blood specimens from patients. They are skilled in performing various procedures such as venipuncture, micro-collection, and specimen processing while ensuring patient safety and confidentiality.
Membership fees: CAD 129.00 + TAX
Exam fees: CAD 189.00 + TAX
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To write the certification exam, you must meet all of the following condition:
The Board of Directors chooses certified subject matter experts (SME) to form exam panels, the SMEs possess current knowledge of curricula in Phlebotomy and are active professionals in the field. This panel is responsible for the development of the exam and blueprint, the exam is validated to ensure a fair, defensible, relevant assessment.
The examination is developed to measure against a defensible set of standards to recognize an individual’s knowledge, skills and competency in Phlebotomy. Professional consultants facilitate the development process and provide measurement expertise.
Competencies, guidelines and specifications that outline the way they should be measured on the examination are presented in the CPTG blueprint.
The exam passes through several steps to ensure it reflects current Phlebotomy practice and are professionally and psychometrically sound.
The pass mark for the exam is set to determine standards of performance about an individual’s level of competence in Phlebotomy. Expert judges determine the pass mark for the examination, based on a discussion of the issues involved in credentialing and their assessment of the examination. A major advantage to this methodology is that the determined pass mark is based on the content of the examination. The pass mark is set in direct reference to the candidates, the competence required of the candidates, and the difficulty of the items themselves and, as a result, it is considered fair and valid.
Canadian Phlebotomy Technicians Group Inc.
P.O BOX 36060 NORTHGATE,
BRAMPTON, ON L6S 6A3