Improving Trauma Care Worldwide
  • Help ITLS Recognize Leaders: Awards Nominations Open

    ITLS will honor members who have made exemplary contributions to the organization, its chapters and trauma education. Each year, ITLS acknowledges its finest medical directors, coordinators, and instructors based on nominations from its chapters and training centres. Help us recognize deserving individuals! Submit a nomination today.

  • ITLS Announces Rapid Renewal Provider Update

    The Rapid Renewal Provider Update is here! This blended-learning program combines an online component with the Written Exam and Patient Assessment Practical Exam in the classroom setting to allow you to quickly, easily and effectively renew your ITLS Provider certification.

  • Six New Current Thinking Position Papers Published

    The ITLS Editorial Board has just released in December 2017 six new position papers. Topics are: TCA management, bougie cric for surgical airways, chest seals for open pneumothorax, LEON criteria to predict difficult intubation, simple thoracostomy for traumatic arrest, and simplified motor score to replace Total GCS.

  • Call for Nominations for Board of Directors, Speaker, Vice Speaker

    The ITLS Nominating Committee is seeking your nominations for Board of Directors candidates as well as candidates for Speaker and Vice Speaker of the International Congress. The term of office for all positions is three years. Nominations will be accepted until August 24, 2018.

  • 8th Edition ITLS eTrauma Online Course is Better than Ever

    ITLS is proud to announce the 8th Edition ITLS eTrauma online provider course is now available. The program features a streamlined, intuitive new user interface and a modern look and feel. Revised content now includes updated SMR guidelines, hemorrhage control and TXA, mass shooing events, and more.

  • ITLS Instructor Course Offers Blended-Learning Approach

    The all-new ITLS Instructor Course, a Blended-Learning Approach, combines an online component with a classroom component in a program designed to better prepare instructors with the skills and knowledge to deliver ITLS training more effectively to a global audience.

  • ITLS 8th Edition Instructor Update Available Online Now

    ITLS is proud to present the ITLS 8th Edition Instructor Update, a tool for ITLS instructors to update to the 8th edition ITLS provider manual. All current instructors are required to complete the 8th Edition Instructor Update before they are allowed to teach from the 8th edition textbook.

  • ITLS Chapters and Training Centres Around the World

    ITLS is proud to be represented by 107 Chapters and Training Centres in 41 countries worldwide. ITLS programs are located on every continent except Antarctica! Wherever you are located, there’s a program near you, ready to assist with your trauma training and education.


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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.  

Exhibitor Registration Open Now for 2018 International Trauma Conference

ITLS is looking for ways to expand your presence and increase your profile at the International Trauma Conference and beyond. Our Corporate Opportunities Prospectus lists new options at a variety of price points for maximum exposure. Vendor registration for the conference November 7-10, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri, is open now. Find out more