PHTLS – Prehospital Trauma Life Support

Develop skills, knowledge, and confidence in managing trauma patients in the prehospital setting.
Book now to attend a course as an individual, or contact us for a group booking.

CPD Points

Earn 16 hours of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) from the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians. 

APPROVED Education Provider

Parasol is an Authorised Course Centre and education provider for the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT). The NAEMT is the American professional association representing Emergency medical technicians and paramedics.

Course description

Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) is a two day course that focuses on providing specific knowledge and skills to help healthcare professionals effectively manage trauma patients in the prehospital setting.   

PHTLS is a NAEMT approved course designed for Paramedics and other health professionals who work in emergency or trauma environments.

What you will learn

The Prehospital Trauma Life Support course teaches the following knowledge and skills:

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Other Course Information

Paramedics and other health professional first responders, and clinicians working in an emergency or trauma environment. 

  • Paramedics
  • Healthcare first responders 
  • Emergency Department Nurses 
  • Emergency Department Doctors 
  • Other healthcare professionals

There are no formal prerequisites for this course. Pre-course materials and e-learning content is sent two weeks before the start of the course.

Neat casual clothing and enclosed footwear suitable for safe practice of the skills including hands-on CPR.

Catering is provided throughout the course. We can cater for a range of dietary requirements. Please advise of dietary requirements when enrolling for the course.

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