International Trauma Life Support / Pediatric Trauma Life Support
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ITLS/ITLS Pediatric Instructor Course
These courses are designed for the ITLS Provider and/or ITLS Pediatric Provider that has achieved “Instructor Potential” in their ITLS Provider and/or ITLS Pediatric Provider course(s) and seeks to achieve instructor status. NOTE: The full ITLS Instructor program must be completed within 1 year, beginning with the Online Component and finishing with successful Instructor Monitoring.
1) Participants must provide a copy of their current ITLS and/or ITLS Pediatric Provider card that identifies the candidate as having achieved "Instructor Potential" for the course or courses for which they wish to achieve instructor status. Instructor Potential is awarded to students that achieve a written exam score of 86 or higher and a patient assessment score of excellent. This proof must be provided prior to the course date.
2) Candidate must purchase ($45) and complete the Instructor Course Online Component, an 8-module online course built on a foundation of adult education principles. You must bring proof of completion prior to the classroom portion of the instructor course.
3) Candidates must bring the most recent version of the textbook for the course or courses for which they are seeking instructor status (ITLS 8th Edition, Pediatric Trauma Life Support, 3rd Edition).
Fees: One course (either ITLS or ITLS Pediatric) $50
(Instructor materials included)
Both courses (ITLS and ITLS Pediatric) $75
(Instructor materials included)
*Refunds will not be given if you are unable to attend this course. Please do not pay for a course unless you are prepared to attend on the date that you have scheduled.
Time: 8 am - 5 pm (All participants will need to arrive by 8 am, additional specific times TBA if attending only one course). Plan to commit the full day to the course.
IMPORTANT: Registration must be received, all copies must be sent, payment must be received and materials must be picked up (if needed) by November 22, 2016 or you will not be allowed to attend the course.
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NOTE: Please do not register for this course unless you have already completed an ITLS or Pediatric ITLS Course and received instructor potential.
ITLS (International Trauma Life Support)
This two-day course is designed for trauma care providers who are the first to assess and initiate treatment for the trauma patient. This combined basic and advanced class is appropriate for all levels of EMS personnel including Medical Responders, EMTs, paramedics, trauma nurses, emergency nurses, and emergency physicians. It includes complete training for the skills needed for rapid assessment, resuscitation, stabilization and transport of trauma patients.
Fee: No Fee (NCBH Employees) but must purchase book ($60)
$90 (Non-NCBH Employees)
*Note: Book is included in the fee for outside students.
Reading the ITLS text and completing the pretest for the basic or advanced course is required. It is recommended that you have a basic understanding of pre-hospital trauma care.
Successful completion requires a score of at least 74% on the written evaluation as well as successful completion of the patient assessment testing stations. Basic personnel (MR & EMT) will take a basic written exam and will only perform the basic level skills in their testing stations. Advanced personnel will take an advanced level written exam and will perform at the advanced level in the testing stations.
Date/ Times: August 22-23, 2017
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