- Initial assessment
- Airway management
- Shock burn and cold injuries
- Thoracic trauma
- Abdominal trauma
- Head trauma
- Spine trauma
- Musculoskeletal trauma
- Extremes of age (Pediatrics and Geriatrics)
- Trauma in women
Required for General Surgery residents prior to GL-2 year; Anesthesia residents prior to GL-4 year.
*ATLS may be achieved at the provider level
Provider courses are generally scheduled twice per year
Cost of course
No charge for General Surgery and Anesthesia residents. Others: $425 for provider course
For more information about life support courses and to sign-up, please visit the Patient Safety Training Center website.