Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)

Important Announcement

Released 06/04/20

Following UNMC guidelines, all students, instructors, and staff will be asked to:

STATEMENT FROM THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS REGARDING ATLS EXPIRATION DATES:

The Committee on Trauma (COT) is currently aware that ATLS course are being cancelled and that this has created some problems in terms of (a) provider credentialing and (b) surgical resident eligibility for ABS exams. The present approach being explored is – for people whose ATLS status expires in 2020, it will be extended for one year.

Questions? Please contact Diane Yetter Canedy, MSN, RN via email.


ATLS

The Advanced Trauma Life Support® (ATLS) is a program developed by the American College of Surgeons and its Committee on Trauma.  The program provides systemic and concise training for the early care of trauma patients.

ATLS Provider Course

ATLS Refresher Course

Enrollment is limited to the first 16 participants.