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October 30, Nashville, Tennessee

Held in conjunction with EMS World Expo
While new threats challenge the practice of prehospital trauma care and jeopardize the lives of our patients, new solutions are being advanced to help patients survive their trauma injuries. The program incorporates expert presentations, panel discussions, debates, time for participant questions, the latest trauma technology, and opportunities to network with practitioners and physicians from around the world. Breakfast and lunch are included. Provides 8 hours of CAPCE-accredited CE, CME or nursing CE.

All Hazards Disaster Training


Training for disasters is difficult because disasters vary — floods, earthquakes, bus wrecks, active shooters, biological attacks, etc. NAEMT's All Hazards Disaster Response course uses real-life clinical scenarios to teach participants how to analyze potential threats, assess available resources, and create a response plan. AHDR is approved for 8 hours of CAPCE credit.

PHTLS 9th Edition Update

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Monday, October 29, 2018
Nashville, Tennessee

Members of the Prehospital Trauma Committee, additional authors, contributors, and reviewers are working very hard to produce an outstanding 9th edition of Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) course. We invite all PHTLS faculty from around the globe to join us! This event is held in conjunction with the NAEMT Annual Meeting and EMS World Expo.

Education Scholarships


NAEMT is proud to offer scholarship opportunities to individual members to assist them in their professional and career advancement. NAEMT and partner, Columbia Southern University, award more than $37,000 in scholarships each year. NAEMT members also receive a 15% tuition discount on online courses at Columbia Southern University.

EVOS - Safe Driving

EMS Vehicle Operator Safety

NAEMT's EMS Vehicle Operator Safety (EVOS) course focuses on the specific behaviors that need to be changed to create a culture of safe driving. The 8 or 16-hour course is approved for CAPCE credit. Students can choose classroom or online format, and print or digital materials. All current instructors of national driving courses can teach EVOS by taking the 1-hour online transition course.