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Other ITLS Certification Courses

Instructor Bridge Course

The ITLS Instructor Bridge Course is designed for the instructor who has successfully completed an ATLS, TNCC or PHTLS instructor course to transition him or her to the ITLS program. The course emphasizes ITLS patient assessment, administrative structure, and philosophy of ITLS.

Following completion of an ITLS Instructor Bridge course, a candidate must be monitored teaching an ITLS Provider course to complete the steps to become an ITLS instructor.

Course Content

Didactic
Administrative structure
Course objectives, lesson plans, and curriculum
Faculty meeting
Skill stations
ITLS Patient Assessment
Instructor Candidate Demonstrations
Skills stations
Patient assessment teaching
Testing

Testing
Written Exam

Course Length: 8 hours

Provider Bridge Course

The ITLS Provider Bridge Course is designed for the provider who has successfully completed a PHTLS, ATT or TNCC course to transition him or her to the ITLS program. The course emphasizes ITLS patient assessment and the other skills that are included in the ITLS framework.

Course Content

Didactic:
Patient Assessment
Airway
Head Trauma
Shock

Skills Stations:
Airway
Chest decompression/Fluid management/Intraosseous access
Patient assessment

Testing:
Written Exam
Practical Exam

Course Length: 8 hours