Improving Trauma Care Worldwide
  • ITLS Committee Cycle 2020-21 Application Now Open

    Looking to get more involved with ITLS? Limited appointments to select committees will be made for 2020-21 due to term limits extended for current committee members. Applications are due October 15, 2020. All committee appointments will be for a 2-year term.

     
  • Introducing International Trauma Conference CONNECT

    Live virtual experience brings you two half-days of cutting-edge educational content from speakers around the globe … and you don’t have to leave your house to tune in! Register online now for November 12-13, 2020.

     
  • 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.

     
  • 2020 Conference in Tampa, Florida, Postponed to 2021

    In light of the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on health and safety, travel restrictions, and budgets, the ITLS Board of Directors have voted to postpone the 2020 International Trauma Conference and business session planned for Tampa, Florida. It will be rescheduled for Tampa in fall 2021.

     
  • ITLS Duty to Respond Course Orientation for Instructors Now Available

    The course orientation video for ITLS Duty to Respond instructors is now 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.

     

     
  • Current Thinking Position Paper on COVID-19 and Trauma Care Just Published

    The ITLS Editorial Board has just published a brief “Current Thinking” position paper on Care of the Trauma Patient in the Age of COVID-19. View the paper for the latest thinking on this topic.

     

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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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