Florida Panhandle Technical College
757 Hoyt Street
Chipley, FL 32428
Kidney dialysis makes the difference between life and death for those who suffer from renal (kidney) failure. Hemodialysis technicians administer, maintain and operate the equipment for this life-sustaining procedure that cleanses the blood of metabolic waste products in a safe and aseptic environment. Hemodialysis technicians also prep patients, monitor patients’ progress and create written reports for the doctor.
Provide basic renal care for clients under the supervision of a registered nurse or physician.
Level 2 Screening$ 50.00
The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:
Basic Healthcare Worker
Dialysis Technician 1
Dialysis Technician 2
Class VIIIA Student Liability Insurance
Approximate Uniform Fees
Approximate Total Program Cost:
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: Level 2 screening @ WCSB; proof of CPR certification;
AGE:18years or olderimmunization record from birth; physical exam or
(Students must be 18 yrs. or older to be eligible for testing)waiver on file; TB Skin Test; current Hep B immunization
DIPLOMA:Standard High School Diploma or Equivalentor a signed waiver on file; Influenza Vaccine;
TABE (Level A):MATH 10.0LANGUAGE 10.0READING 10.0or meet other basic skill requirements
Based on interest, an interview with the instructor may be included in the application process.
Industry Certification:Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician (CCHT) - $275.00
Advisory Salary Range:$24,600 - $42,086
Florida Panhandle:$24,600 - $42,086
Program Completion Rate: 78% - Program Placement Rate: 100%-Program Licensure Pass Rate: 40%