Earning your CPI Certification through National Performance Specialists means you’ll become certified to proctor the NPS exam. You’ll earn additional revenue for each exam that you proctor through NPS. Your students will be entitled to all of the benefits received by NPS Certified Members.
All NPS initial & renewal certification exams are live remote proctored by our partner PSI. To learn more about live remote proctoring click here.
About our Certified Phlebotomy Instructor Program
1NPS Certified Phlebotomy Instructors Program
For a training program to stand out, it needs to prove its effective. We strive to make the NPS Certified Phlebotomy Instructors Program the most sought-after course of its kind in the nation.
By going through our NPS Certified Phlebotomy Instructors Program, you’ll become a Certified Phlebotomy Instructor (CPI), which allows you to proctor the National Certification Exam and earn more income in the phlebotomy field.
2For current program directors, owners, and instructors
Why refer your students to other agencies or outsource instructors when you can do it yourself?
You’ll not only save money but earn additional revenue by becoming a CPI. and administering the final exam for your own students through your already-established facility.
3For CPTs who want to become instructors
Don’t have a facility? Through our CPI Program, we can teach you how to start and manage your own phlebotomy training program, increasing your potential as a highly-sought-after member in your field and empowering you to earn more income.
4Total focus on increasing your phlebotomy school revenue
The National Performance Specialists CPI Program is designed to increase your revenue immediately by allowing you to proctor the National Certification Exam within your own facility, rather than outsourcing to other agencies.
NPS Certification Overview
What you need to become a CPI
If you’ve been certified previously through us, you can become a CPI through our instructor program. You will need to meet the following requirements to receive your CPI Certification:
• 5 years of experience in the field
• Successfully completed at least 50 Venipunctures as a CPT
• 5,000 or more successful blood draws
• Clean background check
• Legally allowed to work in the U.S
When you register for online testing you are able to complete the certification process online, at your own pace. All NPS Certified Instructors have access to Group Management, a customized portal to manage your students. Easily provide your students with access to their certification materials, monitor their progression and much more. Go to our Group Management page to see the system in action.
Immediate proof of certification
When you pass the certification exam, your national certification is instantly submitted to the national registry. A digital copy of your certification is provided by email and will be forever stored in your NPS account. You can easily print your certification for you and your employers records. Your certification can easily be verified in the NPS Verification Portal.
Proud members of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence
NPS remains a proud member of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (I.C.E.). You may view our membership using our Credly Badge that is issued by I.C.E.
We care about your students
NPS is the only phlebotomy certification agency that gives your students all the tools they need to succeed. Once certified, NPS will provide a professional resume, job placement assistance and interview training. Proven to increase the percentage of students who find gainful employment in the field, prior to completing your training course.
Setting high standards in the phlebotomy community
We expect NPS-certified members to present themselves professionally. National Performance Specialists is a subdivision of the National Association for Psychometric Competency Testing (NAPCT), a leader in e-learning platforms.
All NPS course materials are free
NPS will provide every one of your students who register for the National Certification Exam the same benefits as our certified members including free study materials, unlimited use of practice exams and one chance to take and pass the final exam with absolutely no retake fees.
A world-class team of academic advisers
Our academic advisors are on staff to answer your questions and deliver the help you need.
Instant proof of certification
NPS is the only certification agency that will provide every graduate a digital copy of the certification immediately after completing the exam so they can start job hunting and earning income as soon as possible.
Professional, medically-driven resume
Our Education Department at NPS will revise every one of your students’ resumes in medical format so they will stand out to future employers. As employers in the medical field, we know how important this is at the point of hire. We will also provide your students with interview training so they are confident.
NPS job placement assistance
After graduation, each one of your students will receive a complete Employer Presentation Folder with a revised resume and hard copy of the National Certification. In such a competitive field NPS will make sure your students stand out to potential employers.
While many employers hiring full-time positions require applicants to have a minimum amount of
experience in the field, our recruiters specialize in job placement for new graduates with no experience.
Partners & Recognitions
National Performance Specialists is also partnered with the American Red Cross to provide job placement assistance to NPS Members and to assist the American Red Cross in recruiting quality candidates across the United States.