Trauma Courses

ITLS

International Trauma Life Support

Developed by ITLS, provides the fundamental knowledge and experience necessary to get the trauma patient from scene to surgery in the best possible condition

PHTLS

Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support

Developed by the NAEMT to promote excellence in trauma patient management by all providers involved in the delivery of prehospital care

TNCC

Trauma Nursing Core Course

Developed by the ENA, empowers nurses with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and hands-on training to provide expert care for trauma patients

 

ITLS

This intensive 2-day course is designed to give the emergency nurse, paramedic, or physician the knowledge and skills necessary to rapidly perform the initial evaluation and stabilization of the trauma patient according to nationally recognized standards. This is a demanding course that requires participants to be familiar with the material in the ITLS book prior to the class.

Important:

Participants must purchase and be familiar with the 8th edition ITLS book prior to the class.   Additionally, the prep packet pre-test is mandatory, and must be turned in at the beginning of the course. MV

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  • Complete Your Prerequisites!

    Be sure to read the entire prep packet and complete all pre-course work. It is MANDATORY!

  • Pass Your ITLS Class And Get Your Certification!

    Be sure to arrive a few minutes early with your book and pre-course work. GOOD LUCK!

$140 Two Day Intensive Course

$66 Mandatory Text

($7.50 shipping if needed)

PHTLS

Developed by the NAEMT, in cooperation with the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma, this course utilizes interactive scenario-based lectures, teaching and evaluation stations, and case-based practical teaching stations to prepare medical providers for basic and advanced pre-hospital care.

PHTLS Text

 Skills Stations

  • Airway Management & Ventilation
  • Assessment & Management
  • Rapid Extraction
  • Spinal Immobilization
  • Pediatric Assessment & Immobilization
  • Evaluation Scenarios

Skills/Methods

  • Identify the mechanism of injury
  • Recognize life-threatening injuries
  • Relate pathophysiology to injuries
  • Assess and manage trauma patients
  • Perform appropriate interventions
  • Download Prep Packet

    Click here to download and save the MANDATORY prep packet

  • Register For A Course

    View our schedule or click here to register for a class

  • Complete Your Prerequisites!

    Be sure to read the entire prep packet and complete all pre-course work. It is MANDATORY!

  • Pass Your PHTLS Class And Get Your Certification!

    Be sure to arrive a few minutes early with your book and pre-course work. GOOD LUCK!

Important: Participants must purchase and be familiar with the 8th edition PHTLS book prior to the class.   Additionally, the prep packet pre-test is mandatory, and must be turned in at the beginning of the course.

$140 Two Day Intensive Course

$66 Mandatory Text

($7.50 shipping if needed)

TNCC

This course, developed and overseen by the Emergency Nurses Association, provides you with cognitive, core level trauma knowledge and psychomotor skills experience in an interactive format. The TNCC course will provide a systematic, standardized approach to injured patient care. The hands-on psychomotor skill stations help you incorporate cognitive knowledge into application of skills in a safe practice environment.
TNCC classes close 30 days before the start of the course.  You must register by this date in order to attend.

Course Content Includes, But Is Not Limited To:

  • Epidemiology
  • Biomechanics and Mechanisms of Injury
  • Initial Assessment
  • Airway and Ventilation
  • Shock

Psychomotor Skills Stations In This Course Include:

 

  • Nursing Process
  • Trauma Assessment
  • Airway and Ventilation Interventions
  • Spinal Immobilization
  • Chest Trauma
  • Traction Splinting

Types Of Trauma:

 

  • Brain and Cranial
  • Ocular
  • Maxillofacial
  • Neck
  • Thoracic
  • Abdominal
  • Spinal Cord
  • Vertebral Column
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Surface / Burn

While this course is designed for Registered Nurses, other healthcare providers may also attend as observers. Course participants should possess, at minimum, generic nursing knowledge, have an understanding of emergency care terminology and have a familiarity with standard emergency equipment.  Although only nurses will receive a certification, anyone who successfully completes the course will get the contact hours.

2 Days.  5 Online Modules.  17.65 Contact Hours. 24 Chapter Comprehensive Manual.

  • Download Prep Packet

    Click here to download and save the MANDATORY prep packet

  • Register For A Course

    View our schedule or click here to register for a class

  • Complete Your Prerequisites!

    Be sure to read the entire prep packet and complete all pre-course work. It is MANDATORY!

  • TNCC Class And Get Your Certification!

    Be sure to arrive a few minutes early with your book and pre-course work. GOOD LUCK!

$260 Two Day Intensive Course

$70 Mandatory Text

($7.50 shipping if needed)

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