How long is Phtls certification good for?
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Subsequently, one may also ask, how many hours is Phtls worth?
Those who successfully complete both the online and classroom components earn 16 hours of CECBEMS continuing education credit and are issued a PHTLS certificate and card.
Similarly, what is a BTLS certification? The Basic Trauma Life Support is the most common of these certifications. BTLS, also known as Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS), is designed to provide prehospital care providers with the skills necessary to provide a thorough assessment, initial resuscitation and rapid transportation of the trauma victim.
Subsequently, one may also ask, how much does a Phtls course cost?
Cost range: The PHTLS course cost will vary, but between $150 and $250 is a good ballpark range. That price may or may not include the PHTLS Provider Manual which costs between $30 and $50.
How do I become a Phtls instructor?
Become an NAEMT Instructor
- Successfully complete the NAEMT provider course for the program for which you wish to serve as an instructor.
- In the United States, be licensed as an EMT or Paramedic.
- Be associated with at least one approved NAEMT training center, either as a current member of their faculty, or as an instructor candidate.