Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support Refresher (PHTLS)
The National Association of Emergency Medical Technician’s (NAEMT) Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support Refresher (PHTLS) is recognized around the world as the leading continuing education program for pre-hospital emergency trauma care. PHTLS Refresher is developed by NAEMT in cooperation with the American College of Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma. The program is based on a pre-hospital trauma care philosophy, stressing the treatment of the multi-system trauma patient as a unique entity with specific needs. The PHTLS Refresher course is 10 hours, taught over the course of one day as an over view and recap of the PHTLS course materials and skills.