Classes for Trauma & Emergency Medicine 

Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses

This two-day course is taught concurrently with the Advanced Trauma Life Support course for physicians. ATCN skill stations are based on interactive hands-on, scenario-based approach to adult education. The ATLS Student manual accompanies the ATLS lectures. The ATCN course is under the auspices of the Society of Trauma Nurses (STN). The STN-ATCN program verifies successful completion of the course and provides continuing education credit for course completion.   For more information, contact Pam Golden, RN, MSN-CS at 314-577-8773 or email  

Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC)

The TNCC (instructor) course is an 8-hour course designed to prepare nurses to become TNCC (provider) instructors. The nurse must have successfully completed the provider course prior to attending the instructor course. The instructor course emphasizes appropriate teaching strategies as well as correct evaluation methods.   For more information, e-mail or call 314-577-8773.  

Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course (ENPC)

The ENPC Instructor Course is designed to give nurses who meet the prerequisites the necessary information and skill level needed to teach the ENPC Course.   For more information, e-mail Joan Eberhardt, RN, MA, FAEN, at or call 314-577-8773.  

Advanced Trauma Life Support

This two-day course is designed to assist doctors in providing emergency care for the trauma patient. The concept of the “golden hour” emphasizes the urgency necessary for successful management of the injured patient. This course provides essential information and skills to identify and treat life-threatening or potential life-threatening injuries.   For more information, contact Mary Beth Flynn at 314-577-8773 or email  

Trauma Nurse Core Course

This two-day course is designed to provide the RN with cognitive knowledge and psychomotor skills. The Trauma Nursing Process is used to standardize the approach to trauma care and is reflected in the chapters and in the psychomotor skill stations. Participants receive 19 CECHs.   For more information contact Joan Eberhardt, RN, MA, FAEN, at or call 314-577-8773.  

Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC)

The purpose of TNCC is to present core-level knowledge, refine skills, and build a firm foundation in trauma nursing.   For more information, email or call 314-577-8773.


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