Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS)

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 is the global gold standard in prehospital 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.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Two Day In-person Initial Provider Course
  • One day Hybrid Course - Classroom portion & written exam are completed online
  • One day In-Person Renewal

Upcoming PHTLS Classes

Dec 05

Pre Hospital Trauma Life Support – Hybrid Course

December 5 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Jan 16

Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support Provider Course – 2 Day Course

January 16, 2021 @ 8:00 am - January 17, 2021 @ 5:00 pm EST
Feb 13

Pre Hospital Trauma Life Support – Hybrid Course

February 13, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Mar 13

Pre Hospital Trauma Life Support – Hybrid Course

March 13, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Apr 17

Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support Provider Course – 2 Day Course

April 17, 2021 @ 8:00 am - April 18, 2021 @ 5:00 pm EDT
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