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  • ITLS Conference Goes Virtual in 2021

    The ITLS Board of Directors has announced that the 2021 conference that had been scheduled for Tampa, Florida in November has been postponed due to the COVID-19 surge. ITLS will now offer a virtual option that will be available for those who are interested. Click “find out more” for additional information.

  • Alternate Pathways to ITLS Certification During Pandemic

    The ITLS Board of Directors has approved alternate pathways for achieving initial ITLS Provider certification or ITLS Provider recertification during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Patient Assessment Practical Exam will be conducted live via videoconference for all options.

  • 9th Edition Rapid Renewal Provider Update Released

    ITLS is proud to announce the release of the 9th Edition ITLS Rapid Renewal Provider Update. This course combines an online component with the Patient Assessment Evaluation in a live setting (conducted virtually via videoconference during the COVID-19 pandemic) to allow you to quickly, easily and effectively renew your ITLS Provider certification.

  • ITLS Duty to Respond Course Orientation for Instructors Available

    The course orientation video for ITLS Duty to Respond instructors is available free of charge! Take the next step and start teaching this 1-day practical trauma management course designed for first responders who have a duty to respond to emergencies.

  • ITLS 9th Edition Instructor Update Released

    Update your Instructor status and get started teaching from the 9th Edition! The 9th Edition Instructor Update is available now online and takes just 1 hour to complete. Cost is $35 for all instructors.


  • ITLS Announces Candidates for Board of Directors

    The 2021 Board election will be held electronically with all chapter-designated delegates being sent electronic ballots on September 23.  The voting period will close on October 21.  Announcement of those elected will be made in early November.


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COVID-19 Impact on ITLS International Office Staffing

With the health and safety of all in mind, International Trauma Life Support staff will be working remotely starting Monday, March 16. Staff will be available during normal business hours, reachable by email and voicemail. Find staff contact information here. We know many of our ITLS family are affected worldwide, and our thoughts are with you. Stay safe and be well.

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Shop at AmazonSmile and Amazon will make a donation to ITLS. To get started and designate ITLS as your charitable organization, visit: Select Basic Trauma Life Support International Inc. as the organization you would like donations to go to. That’s it! Support us every time you shop on Amazon --  be sure to use the link ITLS will receive donations for every purchase you make using this link.