Method of Delivery
Hybrid or blended
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends
Instructional Program (CIP)
This program is designed for those working in or desiring employment as a dialysis technician. Students will study renal anatomy and physiology, treatment procedures and processes, water treatment, Dialyzer reprocessing, ethics and laws governing medical care, and the effect of nutrition and medication on the patient. Students will also be exposed to the equipment and environment used for renal dialysis. Students must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for the Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician exam through the Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission.
Minimum 10th grade level equivalent in reading required. GED or high school diploma highly recommended.
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
Yes, Delaware Tech
Delaware Technical Community College - Owens
1 - Statewide
Name of Credential
NHA-Dialysis; ASPT-Phlebotomy Certification; CNA - State of DE certification
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
WOIA; Internal Scholarship
Yes; 75% if withdrawn in the first week
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - NHA;ASPT; State of DE
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$300.00 4 textbooks (2 for CNA, 1 for phlebotomy, and 1 for Dialysis)
$322.00 3 Exams (Delaware Nurse Aide Competency Exam - Prometric, NHA Phlebotomy Exam, and CCHT Dialysis Exam)
$140.00 70-CPR/70-Uniforms-Scrubs Unlimited
Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)
$300.00 50-Background/50-Drug/200-Supplies (In class medical supplies for hands on activities to complete skills training (gauze pads, thermometers, blood pressure kits, gloves, gowns)
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost