EMS Resource Center & Training

  • Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support Course

Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support Course

Mary Greeley Medical Center

Mobile Intensive Care Services

Date: June 30, 2018 - July 1, 2018
Time: 0800-1600
Cost: $250.00

PHTLS is the global gold standard in pre-hospital trauma education and is taught in 64 countries. PHTLS is appropriate for EMTs, paramedics, nurses, physician assistants, physicians, and other prehospital providers. PHTLS is accredited by CAPCE and recognized by NREMT.

The course utilizes the internationally recognized PHTLS textbook and covers the following topics:

  • Physiology of life and death
  • Scene assessment
  • Patient assessment
  • Airway
  • Breathing, ventilation and oxygenation
  • Circulation, hemorrhage and shock
  • Patients with disabilities
  • Patient simulations

Space is limited to 12 students.  Please bring a check to the first day of class.

Provider Course: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a certificate of completion, a wallet card recognizing them as PHTLS providers for 4 years, and 16 hours of CAPCE credit. 

Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support Course Registration