Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) $275 (includes textbook & wallet card)
Tuesday & Wednesday, Sept 24 & 25, 8:30am to 5:00pm
(PHTLS) is recognized
around the world as the leading continuing education program for prehospital
emergency trauma care. The mission of
PHTLS is to promote excellence in trauma patient management by all providers
involved in the delivery of prehospital care.
PHTLS is developed by NAEMT in cooperation with the American College of
Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma, which provides the medical direction and content
- Physiology of life and death
- Scene & Patient assessment
- Airway Breathing, ventilation and oxygenation
- Circulation, hemorrhage and shock
- Patients with disabilities
- Patient simulations
Upon successful completion of
the course, students receive a Certificate of Completion, a wallet card recognizing them as PHTLS
providers for 4 years, 16 hours of national CAPCE credit, 16 hours of Mass. OEMS credit and 1 year free
membership to NAEMT.
Register online or call 978-630-9569
Devens Campus, One Jackson Place, 27 Jackson Road, Devens, MA
PHTLS courses improve the quality of trauma care and decrease mortality. The program is based on a philosophy stressing the treatment of the multi-system trauma patient as a unique entity with specific needs. PHTLS promotes critical thinking as the foundation for providing quality care. The course fee includes the internationally recognized PHTLS textbook.
Taught in 65 countries, PHTLS is the global gold standard in prehospital trauma education. PHTLS is appropriate for EMTs, paramedics, nurses, physician assistants, physicians, and other prehospital providers.