The Trauma Nursing Core Course is designed to present core level knowledge and psychomotor skills for the initial assessment and management of patients with traumatic injury. In this course, participants will enhance their skills in the treatment of traumatic emergencies through lectures and active participation in a series of psychomotor skills stations designed to reinforce important concepts.

Prerequisites for all TNCC Classes

  1. Participants must be registered nurses (RNs) to officially attend TNCC. 
  2. Participants should have at least 6 months clinical nursing experience managing trauma patients.
  3. Participants should have a basic understanding of trauma care terminology and be familiar with standard emergency trauma equipment.
  4. Participants must have a current TNCC Provider Manual (7th Edition). These books may be purchased in Life Support Education. 

Course Completion

Successful completion requires the learner to score a minimum of 80% on the written evaluation as well as demonstrate all critical criteria and at least 70%of all steps in the Trauma Nursing Process Psychomotor Evaluation Station. 

TNCC Classes Offered (Scroll down to view all TNCC classes offered)

TNCC Provider Course

Continuing Nursing Education Contact Hours

Contact hours are awarded by the Emergency Nurses Association. The hours awarded are based on hours attended, regardless of performance during evaluation. This class typically provides up to 17.65 contact hours.

Fees: WFBMC RNs: No Charge 

*All WFBMC RNs must obtain current TNCC Provider Manual (may be purchased in Life Support Education $68).

Other RNs: The fee for this course will be $200 (includes TNCC Provider Manual)

*Refunds will not be given if you are unable to attend this class. Please do not pay for a class unless you are prepared to attend the class date that you have scheduled. If unable to attend your scheduled date, we will gladly move you to a different day that will work with your schedule.

Class Time: 8am - 5pm both days

2016 Class Dates
December 8-9

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