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Connecticut Patient Care Technician Training

Students taking a Connecticut Patient Care Technician training will gain the knowledge, clinical skills and work habits required to pursue a position in a variety of healthcare settings such as hospitals, long term care facilities, medical offices and labs.  PCT's are part of the healthcare team and are qualified to work under the supervision of licensed professional personnel and alongside other healthcare providers.

Graduates of a Connecticut patient care technician competency-based program is eligible to take state and/or national certification examinations in Phlebotomy, Certified Nurse’s Assistant, EKG/ECG Technician, and Patient Care Technician.


PCT Classes in Connecticut

Capital Community College
950 Main Street,
Hartford CT 06103
Tel: (860) 906-5000
(800) 894-6126

Danbury Training Center
155 Main Street
Danbury, CT 06810
(203) 797-1461
www.danburytraining.com/

Middlesex Community College
100 Training Hill Road,
Middletown, CT 06457
860-343-5800 

Branford Hall Career Institute
155 Main Street
Suite 302
Danbury, CT 06810
Tel: 203-797-1461
Fax: 203-628-7994

Stone Academy
East Hartford Campus
745 Burnside Avenue
East Hartford, CT 06108
Telephone: (860) 569-0618

Stone Academy
Hamden Campus
1315 Dixwell Avenue
Hamden, CT 06514
203-288-7474

Stone Academy
Waterbury Campus
101 Pierpont Road
Waterbury, CT 06705

Connecticut Training Center, Inc. 
1137 Main Street
East Hartford, CT
(860) 291-9898

Care Training Center LLC
142 Temple Street,
New Haven, CT 06510
877-227-3524

Quinebaug Valley Community College
742 Upper Maple Street
CT - 06239
(860) 412-7200

Quinebaug Valley Community College
729 Main Street
CT 06226
(860) 423-1824

Tunxis Community College
271 Scott Swamp Rd.
Farmington, CT 06032
860.255.3500

NVCC
Health Careers & Community Education
K402, Kinney Hall
750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708
(203) 596-2108

Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers
(203) 732-1276
Medical Office Building
300 Seymour Ave. Ste. 206
Derby, CT 06418-1343
http://www.griffinhealth.org/griffin-hospital-school-of-allied-health-careers

Patient Care Technician courses are offered three times a year, beginning in January, May, and September.
16-week course (12 weeks of classes, 4 weeks of clinical - 160 hours)
Classes are held Monday and Friday from 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM and Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday;
morning section (9:00 AM - Noon) or
evening section (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Hands-on training
State-of-the-art simulation equipment
Four-week practical rotation at Griffin Hospital (M-F, 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM)
Tuition includes books, malpractice insurance, CPR certification, and national certification exam fee. Eligible to register for CT CNA exam. Upon successful completion of the program, students are eligible to sit for both a national Patient Care Technician Exam and a National Phlebotomy Exam.
Harris School of Business
155 Main Street
Suite 302
Danbury, CT 06810
Tel: 203-797-1461

Academy of Medical Training
Address: 521 Wolcott Street
Waterbury, CT 06705
Phone: 2035280433

New Haven Adult Education
580 Ella T. Grasso Blvd.
New Haven, CT 06519
Contact: Nicholas J. Montano 
Assistant Principal
Phone: 2034920210

Nauguatuck Valley Community College
750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708
Contact: Lucretia Sveda 
Director of Workforce Transition 
Phone: 2035758221

Naugatuck Valley Community
College at Danbury
Address: 183 Main Street
Danbury, CT 06810
Contact: Lucretia Sveda 
Director of Workforce Transition 
Phone: 2035758221

Housatonic Community College
900 Lafayette Boulevard
Beacon Hall, Room 274
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Contact: Joe Jenecaro 
Workforce Development Coordinator
Phone: (203) 332-5990

Valley Medical Institute
4637 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06606
203-378-2210

Northwestern Connecticut
Community College  
Park Place East,
Winsted, CT 06098  
860-738-6484

Three Rivers Community College
574 New London Turnpike
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 886-0177

Asnuntuck Community College
170 Elm Street
Enfield, CT 06082
860.253.3010