Healthcare Certifications Courses

for Professionals & Medical Emergency Service Personnel

Advanced Trauma and Critical Care Certification (ATACC)

The Advanced Trauma and Critical Care (ATACC) course provides experienced paramedics and nurses with the additional knowledge and skills needed to manage critically ill and injured patients especially during high-risk transports. ATACC is a flexible 12-week hybrid course specifically designed for the working professional.

Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS)

The world’s premier prehospital trauma education developed in cooperation with the American College of Surgeons to provide the latest evidence-based treatment practices.

Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS)

Pre-hospital advanced medical assessment and treatment program. Offers a “think outside the box” diagnosis and is endorsed by the National Association of EMS Physicians.

Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Services (GEMS)

Program trains emergency and mobile healthcare practitioners deliver state-of-the-art care to geriatric patients.

Law Enforcement and First Response Tactical Casualty Care (LEFR-TECC)

Teaches public safety first responders including police, firefighters, and EMS personnel the basic medical care interventions that will help save an injured person’s life. Combines the principles of PHTLS and TCCC, and meets the recommendations of the Hartford Consensus document and TECC guidelines.

Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECCC)

Based on principles of Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) and meets the guidelines established by the Committee on Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (Co-TECC). This course teaches civilian tactical EMS; any EMS practitioner called upon to respond to a mass casualty or active shooter event.

BLS Healthcare Provider (BLS-HCP)

The BLS Instructor-led course teaches both single rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both pre-hospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on High-Quality CPR and team dynamics.

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

This course builds on the foundation of lifesaving BLS skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR. The course highlights team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS).

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

A classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of pediatric assessment, life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics.

Airway Management Education

The Difficult Airway Course

Face the most challenging patient scenarios in a no-risk environment. These include: elevated ICP, pulmonary edema, cardiogenic shock, status asthmaticus, foreign body in the airway, direct airway trauma, multiple trauma with shock, and many more. Learn the full range of airway management techniques — including use of video laryngoscopes & other advanced imaging devices, supraglottic devices, drug-assisted intubation and cricothyrotomy.


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