​The new 10th edition of ATLS® will deliver considerable changes to the course content, course format, and teaching methods. Students MUST read the ATLS® 10th Edition book prior to attending the course to be successful. 

Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS®) is the standard of care identified by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) for physicians who intervene with trauma victims at all levels of clinical practice. ATLS® utilizes a systematic, concise methodology for assessment and initial stabilization of the multiple-injured trauma patient. Lectures and Interactive practicum address initial assessment, airway and ventilation, shock, thoracic trauma, abdominal trauma, head trauma, spine and spinal cord trauma, musculoskeletal trauma, burn and cold injuries, trauma of pediatric, geriatric, and obstetric patients, and transfer considerations. ATLS® courses are presented in conjunction with the ACS Ohio Committee on Trauma.

Required supplies for this class: The e-book and pre-course memo will be mailed approximately 4 weeks prior to the course. 

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General Information

  • On-line registration is limited for each course.
    Continental breakfast is provided on site. Lunch is provided for both days of the 2-Day Student Course and day two of the Instructor Course only.
  • ATLS® 10th Edition electronic book, directions, and syllabus will be emailed approximately 4 weeks prior to the course. 
  • Fee must be paid in full before course material is mailed to student approximately 30 days prior to course.
    Coupon code must be applied at time of registration. No refunds or cancellations will be provided for failure to use the appropriate code at time of registration.
  • Students must complete the on-line pre-test prior to the beginning of class. The ATLS® office will email student candidates pre-test instructions approximately 2 weeks prior to course.
  • The American College of Surgeons (ACS) ATLS® Program complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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Important Course Information: Must read before completing your registration

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COTS member hospitals & free standing emergency departments may be eligible for a discount.
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2-Day Provider Courses - 10th Edition

Dates Provider Auditor
January 13-14, 2022 Register Here Register Here
March 18-19, 2022 FULL Register Here
 April 14-15, 2022 FULL Register Here
May 12-13, 2022  FULL Register Here
 June 3-4, 2022* FULL Register Here
June 23-24, 2022* FULL Register Here
July 14-15, 2022* FULL Register Here
July 28-29, 2022* FULL Register Here
August 11-12, 2022 FULL Register Here
August 25-26, 2022  FULL Register Here
 September 15-16, 2022 Register Here Register Here
 October 13-14, 2022 Register Here Register Here
November 18-19, 2022 Register Here Register Here
December 9-10, 2022 Register Here Register Here

*Classes reserved for 1st year resident physicians from COTS Member Hospital medical training programs.

1/2-Day Refresher Courses - 10th Edition

Dates Registration Link
January 8, 2022 Register Here
February 18, 2022 Register Here
March 4, 2022 FULL
April 30, 2022 FULL
June 10, 2022 FULL
July 22, 2022 FULL
August 6, 2022 Register Here
September 30, 2022 Register Here
October 28, 2022 Register Here
November 11, 2022 Register Here 
December 16, 2022  Register Here

1 1/2-Day Instructor Courses**

Dates Registration Link
April 8-9, 2022 Register Here
October 7-8, 2022 Register Here

Instructor Course limited to students receiving Instructor Potential designation at the Student Provider or Student Refresher course.