The purpose of Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) is to present core-level knowledge, refine skills and build a firm foundation in trauma nursing. The TNCC is a 17.5-hour course designed to provide the learner with cognitive knowledge and psychomotor skills to better assess and treat the trauma patient. This course includes lecture and hands-on skill stations covering assessment and treatment of the severely injured patient. This certification is valid for four years and successful completion of the TNCC course includes passing a multiple-choice examination and demonstrating critical steps of the skill stations. Recommended for emergency room, intensive care unit, OR, PACU, VIR, and floor nurses.
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For more information about Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) or to register, please call Trauma Services at 314.362.9172.