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Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS)

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NAEMT's Prehospital Trauma Life Support (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. The Committee provides the medical direction and content oversight for the PHTLS program. 
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. It is based on the belief that, given a good fund of knowledge and key principles, EMS practitioners are capable of making reasoned decisions regarding patient care. 

PHTLS is accredited by CAPCE and recognized by NREMT.

Class Details

1 Sessions

CCWA - Chester Center

Instructor CCWA 

CEUs : 0.8



Please read:  Virginia Certified EMS providers are eligible for a $60 discount on all courses except EVOC. Please email and provide your full name & certification number to obtain a discount code.



Registration Closes On
Monday, March 4, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/5/2019 Tue 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Chester, CCWA - Chester Center  Map Instructor CCWA