Online Hemodialysis Technician Program

When a kidney calls it quits, you’ll step in and save the day.

You'll always speak with a real human.
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A Tiny Investment for Infinite Success

You’re busy. You’ve got bills to pay. And you need stability. With one small investment, you could find the peace of mind, salary, and job satisfaction you’ve been looking for. And guess what? You could have it all in just a few short months).

  • 90 Hours of Study

  • 3 Month Program Completion Time

  • $42,000 Average Annual Salary*

  • 11% Predicted Job Growth Through 2028*

This Could Be the Perfect Job for You

What is a hemodialysis technician? They're real-world superheroes! They provide life-saving medical intervention to patients with chronic kidney disease or renal failure. Hemodialysis techs operate the blood-filtering dialysis machine and monitor patients during treatment.

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4 Reasons to Complete Your Hemodialysis Technician Training With CareerStep

Get certified in three months.

This training program includes 90 hours of study, preparation for the national certification exams, and up to 100 hours of externship. With full-time study, you’ll finish the course in three months. Take up to six if you need it.

Start work soon.

CareerStep training elevates you above other candidates, thanks to its expert-created course content. Combine that with the projected growth for this role, and you’re in a great spot to get hired.

Provide critical care.

Hemodialysis techs help patients in a huge way by helping to circumvent the effects of critical organ failure.

Save moolah.

Our hemodialysis technician training program is super affordable (because staying solvent is part of success).


Our program has been reviewed and is approved by the Board of Nephrology Examiners Nursing and Technology (BONENT).


1. Start today.

Begin your training (and transformation) right now.


2. Finish fast.

Complete your training in record-time.


3. Get hired.

With community support and interview training.

Ready to Dive In?

Register online now to enroll in the Hemodialysis Technician program.

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Program Overview

With the certified clinical hemodialysis technician training, you can create your timeline, set your study pace, and work from anywhere you want, all with help from our support teams.

  • 3-Month Completion
  • Self-Paced Study
  • Anywhere, Anytime Learning
  • 1:1 (Human) Support
  • 1 Free Certification Exam Voucher
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What You'll Learn

You’ll complete this program with the knowledge needed to prepare, operate, and clean a hemodialysis machine and monitor patients during appointments.

Intro to Health & Medicine

Get an overview of medical terminology, renal anatomy, blood draw procedures, and more.

Kidney Curriculum

Cover what you need to know about the vital organ your job is concerned with.

Equipment & Use

Develop a thorough knowledge of the dialysis machine, its functions, and the proper procedures for use.

Exam Prep

Prepare for the midterm and final clinical hemodialysis technician certification examinations, exams, which will prep you for the Certified Hemodialysis Technician (CHT), Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician (CCHT), and Certified Clinical Nephrology Technician (CCNT) exams.

Your Questions—Answered

This course is designed to take 90 hours of study, which you can complete in three to six months. You'll also need to complete a 100-hour externship—no worries, we'll help you with that.

Yes. Paying the full course fee at signup = savings, but CareerStep does offer payment plans and financial assistance for this program. Learn more on the course description page.

Salaries for this job vary based on location and experience, but the average hemodialysis tech makes $42,000 per year.*

It’s solid. The healthcare industry is expected to add 11% more clinical lab technician jobs (like hemodialysis techs) by 2028.*

Training People Trust

Get Trained. Get Hired.

This program includes unparalleled training, career support, coaching, and 1 voucher for the CHT exam with BONENT. It’s a faster, cheaper alternative to traditional schooling.

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Payment Plans

Paying up front is the best way to save, but sometimes folks need to spread it out a bit. We offer a payment plan for those who need some extra time.

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MyCAA Grants

The My Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) program offers funding for this program for eligible military spouses. That means you could train to become a hemodialysis technician online without a single glance at your bank account.

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