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.
2019 TNCC course dates:
July 31-August 1
2019 recertification course dates:
Recertification course fees:
The Emergency Nurses Assocation is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The Emergency Nurses Association is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2322.
For more information about Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) or to register, please call Trauma Services at 314.362.9172.