El Centro TNCC Courses

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a 4-year Emergency Nurses Association Certification (RNs only).

El Centro Course Options


Option 1: TNCC Provider Core Course

  • Length: 2 days; 12 hours
  • The TNCC Full Course is designed for first-time candidates or TNCC providers with an expired certification
  • Mandatory Pre-Course Requirements: Online Modules (access to Pre-Course Online Modules given after registration)

Option 2: TNCC Challenge Course

  • Length: Up to 2 hours
  • The Challenge Course is designed for providers with an unexpired TNCC certification
  • This a pass/fail test-out. Candidates must be prepared to test upon arrival. No remediation will be given.
  • An active RN license is required to become a certified TNCC provider.

We offer a few TNCC courses at our El Centro location each month.

View TNCC Study Guide

View TNCC Precourse Self-Assessment Study Guide

TNCC Course Content


  • The latest trauma nursing practice recommendations
  • Systematic assessment and application of care
  • Rapid identification of life-threatening injuries

El Centro TNCC Course Overview


A Systematic Approach of Initial Assessment

  • The A-I mnemonic and the Trauma Nursing Assessment will assist nurses in providing appropriate and early interventions.

Hands-on Training Through an Individual and Team Approach

  • Focusing on rapid identification of life-threatening injuries, comprehensive patient assessment, and enhanced intervention for better patient outcomes.
  • Three Psychomotor skill stations will cover: Trauma Nursing Process, Airway and Ventilation, and Trauma Interventions.

Comprehensive Manual

  • The TNCC Eighth Edition Manual was developed to reinforce and supplement the lectures and skills stations.

Online Modules with Live Links to Additional Information

  • These interactive case study modules take students through an entire sequence of care, allowing them to apply what they learn and receive immediate feedback.

About Our El Centro TNCC Course

Our El Centro TNCC Course is designed to empower Registered Nurses with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and hands-on training needed to improve the care of all trauma patients.

After taking this TNCC class, nurses will be able to systematically assess the trauma patient, to intervene and/or assist with interventions, and to provide evidence-based trauma nursing care within the context of a trauma team.

Register for TNCC Courses in El Centro Today:

TNCC Provider - Trauma Nursing Core Course

TNCC Challenge - Trauma Nursing Core Course

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