The Emergency Nurses Association Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) is a two-day course designed to provide core level trauma knowledge and psychomotor skills associated with the delivery of professional nursing care to the trauma patient. Content is presented through lectures and skills stations.Participants will attend all lectures and skill stations for both days.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be issued an ENA TNCC card. Expiration of verification occurs four years from the first day of the month in which the card was issued. Only registered nurses will be issued verification cards, however LVNs and paramedics may take the course for CEs. Attendees will be issued 17.65 CEs, however attendees will not be issued CE credit if they are more than 20 minutes late--no partial CEs will be issued.
Frequently asked questions about TNCC: TNCC 7th Provider FAQs
Prerequisites and Preparation:
It is required that participants study the course manual, complete the online pre-course modules and pretest prior to the course to prepare for course participation. Upon registration, students will be mailed a copy of the Trauma Nursing Core Course Provider Manual 7th Edition which is included in the course fees. Directions for accessing the online pre-course modules and pretest will be emailed to students immediately after their registration.
Snacks will be provided. Students will be responsible for their own lunch, there are various restaurants in close proximity to VTI.
vTI has a unique cancellation policy for TNCC
Student must speak with the administrator in order to reschedule or cancel a class- a voice mail or email to the VTI Registrar/staff does not constitute class cancellation or rescheduling.VTI Registrar Hours
Monday-Friday 9:00AM-4:00PM PT
Student must cancel at least 10 business days prior to start of class for any refund
Student will be refunded $350.00. $80.00 material fee will be applied for course materials.
Day of class “No Shows” = No refunds