NCCA Accreditation and Our National Testing Partners

At Phlebotomy Career Training, we ensure our students have access to the best standards in national testing for our certified online courses. Here is a Q&A on why our students are finding work with the certifications from our national testing partners.

Q & A: What is the NCCA accreditation and why is it important for our students?

1. What is the NCCA?

NCCA stands for National Commission for Certifying Agencies. Established in 1987 by the Institute for Credentialing Excellence, the NCCA is an independent, non-governmental agency that sets the standard for professional certification programs via NCCA accreditation. Their focus is to ensure programs follow the health, welfare, and safety standards to provide quality programs to the public. Phlebotomy Career Training’s Testing Partners make obtaining NCCA accredited Certificates easy, with testing centers located in all US states.

2.Why is the NCCA accreditation important and does it affect me?

The NCCA accreditation is the leading standard for certification programs. It enhances trust in the certification to ensure the employee is current and competent in the field they have chosen.

3.How does the NCCA accreditation help me as a student/ medical professional?

Being a student/ medical professional certified with an NCCA accreditation sets you apart as a highly qualified employee associated with other professions and occupations including nurses, physical therapist, financial professionals, respiratory therapist, counselors, emergency technicians and more. Having the NCCA accredited certification ensures employers that you have the highest level of credibility for training clients. In many cases employers will increase your pay to acknowledge this additional credential.

How do our online programs at Phlebotomy Career Training prepare students for the National Competency Exams?

At Phlebotomy Career Training our online students have access to self-paced learning, broken down into modules with quizzes at the end of each module. The final exam is comprehensive and is an excellent reference tool for the national exams. Live instructor support combined with the aspect of self-paced learning gives our students the edge with a high success rate on the national exams.

The Right Choice

At Phlebotomy Career Training, we strive to help our students excel and pass the National Exam. Included in the tuition is the ICE-CAPCE accredited NAPTP exam ( This exam is included in the tuition, which is a savings of over $100. Students have access to the National Exam once they have completed the course and finished their clinical rotations.

As the nation’s leader in Medical Health Careers, Phlebotomy Career Training produces students that are well prepared and ready to work in the field of their choice. Our small class sizes allow our instructors to spend quality time with each and every student. Some of the region’s largest health care providers specifically seek PCT students for their team.

Programs offered include: Phlebotomy Technician, Pharmacy Technician, Electrocardiogram Technician, Dialysis Technician, Medical Assistant, Patient Care Technician, Medical Coding and Billing and more! Call PCT at 888-410-6416 and speak with a program specialist today. It’s time to get started on a long term, rewarding career in medical health!

For more information, contact us at or call (888) 410-6416 to speak with an advisor today. We look forward to helping you accomplish your educational goals!

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