The California Department of Public Health Requirements

Continuing education requirements during every two-year renew cycle:

Phlebotomy Certificates 17 CA ADC § 1034
6 contact hours for Limited Phlebotomy Technician (LPT) and Certified Phlebotomy Technicians (CPT I and CPT II ).
All Other Clinical Laboratory Personnel Licenses 17 CA ADC § 1038.1
24 contact hours for all licensed clinical laboratory personnel (including cytotechnologists, medical laboratory technicians, scientists, and directors).

Continuing education must be provided by a Department-approved accrediting agency (PDF) or an accredited academic institution. Click here for a list of approved agencies.

OnCourse Learning (provider #249) is approved through the ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Program for CA licensed laboratory professionals, California agency no. 0001.

For more information visit: The California Department of Public Health