Register for our Trauma Nursing Core Classes (TNCC) on May 10th and May 22nd! Seats are still available so enroll today!

Audience /Overview

TNCC is a widely recognized premier course for hospitals and trauma centers worldwide. It empowers nurses with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and hands-on training to provide expert care for trauma patients.

This course is designed to establish a standardized body of trauma knowledge and to improve the care of all trauma patients. This seventh edition course combines interactive learning along with scenario-based assessments to provide nurses a comprehensive learning experience.

TNCC Pre-course Online Modules Requirement

  • All students are required to complete the TNCC Provider Pre-Course Online Modules before attending class. TNCC is an intensive two day course intended for experienced Emergency Nurses. Without completing the pre-course online modules before attending class, students may have difficulty passing the skills and written exams to earn a TNCC Provider Card.
  • Instructions on accessing the modules will be in the Confirmation Email after registration/purchase is complete

Course Content

  • Rapid identification of life-threatening injuries
  • Comprehensive patient assessment
  • Enhanced intervention for better patient outcomes

Course Format

2 day intensive course includes:

  • A Systematic Approach of Initial Assessment
    • Nurses learn A-I mnemonic and the Trauma Nursing Assessment
  • Evidence-based Content Written by Trauma Experts
    • 24 chapter comprehensive manual with dedicated chapters for special populations
  • Hands-on Skill Stations
    • Nurses practice the systematic approach in real life situations with skilled instructors
  • 5 Online Modules
    • Complete case studies taking nurses through an entire sequence of care
  • Verification and Contact Hours
    • Upon successful completion of the course ENA will issue a 4 year provider verification card
    • Contact hours are awarded for course completion
  • 80% needed to pass during multiple-choice exam of 50 questions
  • 70% needed to pass during skill station evaluation

Textbook Requirement

You must have the Trauma Nursing Core Course Provider Manual (Seventh Edition) by Emergency Nurses Association – to complete the pre-course online modules and bring to class. (Available for purchase at check out)

RN’s

  • required to participate in written and skill station portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours and a verification card/status if successful in written and skill station

Non-RN Healthcare Providers

  • can participate in written and skill station portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours and receive a course completion card
  • Certificate of Attendance is different from the one provided to RN attendees

Auditors

  • cannot participate in written or skill station testing portion
  • can participate in written or skill station teaching portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours but will not receive a verification card or status
  • Certificate of Attendance is different from the one provided to RN attendees

Remediation

  • If a student fails the multiple choice the first time, they may retest once with an alternative exam version
  • If a student fails the skills station the first time, they may retest once with an alternative scenario
  • if a student does not pass either retests, they must register to take another course or challenge a subsequent course in order to pursue verification status
  • Enroll here for May 10th: https://projectheartbeat.enrollware.com/enroll?id=1606227
  • Enroll here for May 22nd: https://projectheartbeat.enrollware.com/enroll?id=1606229

Need to renew your TNCC card? Register for our Trauma Nursing Core Course 1-Day Renewal Courses on May 22 or June 14!

Audience /Overview

ENA is pleased to bring back our popular TNCC 1-Day Renewal course for nurses with a current TNCC verification. Designed for independent learning, ENA’s Trauma Nursing Core Course 1-Day Renewal is built around robust self-guided study materials that help you prepare for successful completion of the renewal.

Self-study Materials Provided

In advance of your scheduled in-person course, you’ll receive:

  • Supplemental study guide to help reinforce learning
  • Features and Updates in the Seventh Edition, including Skill
    Stations overview
  • 24-chapter comprehensive manual
  • Five interactive online learning modules
  • Online video demonstrating Trauma Nursing Process
  • Practice written exam

1-day In-person Course Includes:

  • Hands-on review with expert instructors
  • Skill station testing
  • Written TNCC exam
  • 4-year verification upon successful completion
  • Contact hours available

Features in the TNCC Seventh Edition 

  • Hands-on skills training in: Removing infant from car seat;
    Tourniquets; Pelvic binding
  • Emerging technology of adult intraosseous devices
  • New chapters on special populations, including bariatric,
    interpersonal violence victims
  • Increased emphasis on identifying and controlling external
    and internal hemorrhage
  • Many additional topics

Evaluation, Verification, and Contact Hours

  • Successful completion of the renewal course requires 80% or greater on the multiple choice exam and 70% or greater on the skill station evaluation.
  • All attendees will be awarded a contact hour certificate.

Remediation

  • If a student fails the multiple choice the first time, they may retest once with an alternative exam version
  • If a student fails the skills station the first time, they may retest once with an alternative scenario
  • if a student does not pass either retests, they must register to take another course or challenge a subsequent course in order to pursue verification status

Classes

Register for our Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) classes on March 10-11 and/or June 7-8! 6 Seats are still available for the upcoming classes on March 10-11!

Audience /Overview

TNCC is a widely recognized premier course for hospitals and trauma centers worldwide. It empowers nurses with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and hands-on training to provide expert care for trauma patients.

This course is designed to establish a standardized body of trauma knowledge and to improve the care of all trauma patients. This seventh edition course combines interactive learning along with scenario-based assessments to provide nurses a comprehensive learning experience.

TNCC Pre-course Online Modules Requirement

  • All students are required to complete the TNCC Provider Pre-Course Online Modules before attending class. TNCC is an intensive two day course intended for experienced Emergency Nurses. Without completing the pre-course online modules before attending class, students may have difficulty passing the skills and written exams to earn a TNCC Provider Card.
  • Instructions on accessing the modules will be in the Confirmation Email after registration/purchase is complete

Course Content

  • Rapid identification of life-threatening injuries
  • Comprehensive patient assessment
  • Enhanced intervention for better patient outcomes

Course Format

2 day intensive course includes:

  • A Systematic Approach of Initial Assessment
    • Nurses learn A-I mnemonic and the Trauma Nursing Assessment
  • Evidence-based Content Written by Trauma Experts
    • 24 chapter comprehensive manual with dedicated chapters for special populations
  • Hands-on Skill Stations
    • Nurses practice the systematic approach in real life situations with skilled instructors
  • 5 Online Modules
    • Complete case studies taking nurses through an entire sequence of care
  • Verification and Contact Hours
    • Upon successful completion of the course ENA will issue a 4 year provider verification card
    • Contact hours are awarded for course completion
  • 80% needed to pass during multiple-choice exam of 50 questions
  • 70% needed to pass during skill station evaluation

Textbook Requirement

You must have the Trauma Nursing Core Course Provider Manual (Seventh Edition) by Emergency Nurses Association – to complete the pre-course online modules and bring to class. (Available for purchase at check out)

RN’s

  • required to participate in written and skill station portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours and a verification card/status if successful in written and skill station

Non-RN Healthcare Providers

  • can participate in written and skill station portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours and receive a course completion card
  • Certificate of Attendance is different from the one provided to RN attendees

Auditors

  • cannot participate in written or skill station testing portion
  • can participate in written or skill station teaching portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours but will not receive a verification card or status
  • Certificate of Attendance is different from the one provided to RN attendees

Remediation

  • If a student fails the multiple choice the first time, they may retest once with an alternative exam version
  • If a student fails the skills station the first time, they may retest once with an alternative scenario
  • if a student does not pass either retests, they must register to take another course or challenge a subsequent course in order to pursue verification status

Register for our Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Classes! We have classes on May 10, May 20, May 27, and more!

Audience

NRP is designed to provide healthcare professionals working with neonatal and newborn infants the ability to participate in the causes, prevention, and management of mild to severe neonatal asphyxia. This course will introduce students through an evidence-based approach to the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation.

Required Online Exam

Complete NRP Online Exam 7th Edition BEFORE attending the course by following these instructions:

  1. Visit www.healthstream.com/hlc/aap
  2. Create a new login or if you are an existing user, log back in
  3. Click on the “Catalog” tab and click on 7th Edition NRP Provider (DO NOT select the old 6th Edition, we will not accept it)
  4. There is an additional fee of $35.00 for this exam on the American Academy of Pediatricswebsite.
  5. Complete part 1 (includes Exam with 50 questions, eSim cases, and eSim evaluation) Complete all sections to receive completion status. Estimated time (4.5 hours)
  6. After completing the online exam, you have 30 days to take the NRP course.
  7. You will need to reference the 2015 NRP Textbook (7th Edition) as you take the online exam.
  8. Part 2 is the Instructor-Led Event (Hands-on Session) which is the session appointment you purchase with Project Heartbeat
  9. The deadline to submit your exam completion certificate to our office is 24 hours before the course to be admitted to the NRP course, otherwise your spot could potentially be released to a waitlist. Please email a copy to info@projectheartbeat.com or fax to 510-452-1110.

NRP exam online web browser compatibility:

Recommeded to use Internet Explorer v8 or higher on a PC or Firefox on a Mac. Do not use Safari and Chrome, those will not work for the exam. If you have technical issues, please contact HealthStream Customer Support at 1-800-521-0574

Course Format

NRP Online Course: completed at home by the student

NRP Skills Session: 2 hours – completed in our training center with an instructor

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills and simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based skills practice works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

 

Certification

  • American Academy of Pediatrics/American Heart Association® Neonatal Resuscitation Program card (valid for two years)
  • CEU credits will be issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics after you complete the online exam. Log back into your account and claim the credits after completion.

Textbook Requirement

2015 Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) Textbook – 7th Edition: Students are required to reference the textbook during the online course.

Register for Project Heartbeat’s Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) Classes! It provides in depth knowledge about trauma patient care.

Audience /Overview

TNCC is a widely recognized premier course for hospitals and trauma centers worldwide. It empowers nurses with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and hands-on training to provide expert care for trauma patients.

This course is designed to establish a standardized body of trauma knowledge and to improve the care of all trauma patients. This seventh edition course combines interactive learning along with scenario-based assessments to provide nurses a comprehensive learning experience.

TNCC Pre-course Online Modules Requirement

  • All students are required to complete the TNCC Provider Pre-Course Online Modules before attending class. TNCC is an intensive two day course intended for experienced Emergency Nurses. Without completing the pre-course online modules before attending class, students may have difficulty passing the skills and written exams to earn a TNCC Provider Card.
  • Instructions on accessing the modules will be in the Confirmation Email after registration/purchase is complete

Course Content

  • Rapid identification of life-threatening injuries
  • Comprehensive patient assessment
  • Enhanced intervention for better patient outcomes

Course Format

2 day intensive course includes:

  • A Systematic Approach of Initial Assessment
    • Nurses learn A-I mnemonic and the Trauma Nursing Assessment
  • Evidence-based Content Written by Trauma Experts
    • 24 chapter comprehensive manual with dedicated chapters for special populations
  • Hands-on Skill Stations
    • Nurses practice the systematic approach in real life situations with skilled instructors
  • 5 Online Modules
    • Complete case studies taking nurses through an entire sequence of care
  • Verification and Contact Hours
    • Upon successful completion of the course ENA will issue a 4 year provider verification card
    • Contact hours are awarded for course completion
  • 80% needed to pass during multiple-choice exam of 50 questions
  • 70% needed to pass during skill station evaluation

Textbook Requirement

You must have the Trauma Nursing Core Course Provider Manual (Seventh Edition) by Emergency Nurses Association – to complete the pre-course online modules and bring to class. (Available for purchase at check out)

RN’s

  • required to participate in written and skill station portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours and a verification card/status if successful in written and skill station

Non-RN Healthcare Providers

  • can participate in written and skill station portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours and receive a course completion card
  • Certificate of Attendance is different from the one provided to RN attendees

Auditors

  • cannot participate in written or skill station testing portion
  • can participate in written or skill station teaching portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours but will not receive a verification card or status
  • Certificate of Attendance is different from the one provided to RN attendees

Remediation

  • If a student fails the multiple choice the first time, they may retest once with an alternative exam version
  • If a student fails the skills station the first time, they may retest once with an alternative scenario
  • if a student does not pass either retests, they must register to take another course or challenge a subsequent course in order to pursue verification status

Class Dates

Project Heartbeat now has Weekly Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Classes!

Audience

NRP is designed to provide healthcare professionals working with neonatal and newborn infants the ability to participate in the causes, prevention, and management of mild to severe neonatal asphyxia. This course will introduce students through an evidence-based approach to the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation.

Required Online Exam

Complete NRP Online Exam 7th Edition BEFORE attending the course by following these instructions:

  1. Visit www.healthstream.com/hlc/aap
  2. Create a new login or if you are an existing user, log back in
  3. Click on the “Catalog” tab and click on 7th Edition NRP Provider (DO NOT select the old 6th Edition, we will not accept it)
  4. There is an additional fee of $35.00 for this exam on the American Academy of Pediatrics website.
  5. Complete part 1 (includes Exam with 50 questions, eSim cases, and eSim evaluation) Complete all sections to receive completion status. Estimated time (4.5 hours)
  6. After completing the online exam, you have 30 days to take the NRP course.
  7. You will need to reference the 2015 NRP Textbook (7th Edition) as you take the online exam.
  8. Part 2 is the Instructor-Led Event (Hands-on Session) which is the session appointment you purchase with Project Heartbeat
  9. The deadline to submit your exam completion certificate to our office is 24 hours before the course to be admitted to the NRP course, otherwise your spot could potentially be released to a waitlist. Please email a copy to info@projectheartbeat.com or fax to 510-452-1110.

NRP exam online web browser compatibility:

Recommeded to use Internet Explorer v8 or higher on a PC or Firefox on a Mac. Do not use Safari and Chrome, those will not work for the exam. If you have technical issues, please contact HealthStream Customer Support at 1-800-521-0574

Course Format

NRP Online Course: completed at home by the student

NRP Skills Session: 2 hours – completed in our training center with an instructor

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills and simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based skills practice works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Certification

  • American Academy of Pediatrics/American Heart Association® Neonatal Resuscitation Program card (valid for two years)
  • CEU credits will be issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics after you complete the online exam. Log back into your account and claim the credits after completion.

Textbook Requirement

Trauma Nursing Core Course 1-Day Renewal (TNCC 1-Day) meets on Wed 3/22/2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Date/Time: Wed 3/22/2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Project Heartbeat: 333 Hegenberger Road Ste. #855 Oakland, CA 94621
Class Price: $350.00

Audience /Overview

ENA is pleased to bring back our popular TNCC 1-Day Renewal course for nurses with a current TNCC verification. Designed for independent learning, ENA’s Trauma Nursing Core Course 1-Day Renewal is built around robust self-guided study materials that help you prepare for successful completion of the renewal.

Self-study Materials Provided

In advance of your scheduled in-person course, you’ll receive:

  • Supplemental study guide to help reinforce learning
  • Features and Updates in the Seventh Edition, including Skill
    Stations overview
  • 24-chapter comprehensive manual
  • Five interactive online learning modules
  • Online video demonstrating Trauma Nursing Process
  • Practice written exam

1-day In-person Course Includes:

  • Hands-on review with expert instructors
  • Skill station testing
  • Written TNCC exam
  • 4-year verification upon successful completion
  • Contact hours available

Features in the TNCC Seventh Edition 

  • Hands-on skills training in: Removing infant from car seat;
    Tourniquets; Pelvic binding
  • Emerging technology of adult intraosseous devices
  • New chapters on special populations, including bariatric,
    interpersonal violence victims
  • Increased emphasis on identifying and controlling external
    and internal hemorrhage
  • Many additional topics

Evaluation, Verification, and Contact Hours

  • Successful completion of the renewal course requires 80% or greater on the multiple choice exam and 70% or greater on the skill station evaluation.
  • All attendees will be awarded a contact hour certificate.

Remediation

  • If a student fails the multiple choice the first time, they may retest once with an alternative exam version
  • If a student fails the skills station the first time, they may retest once with an alternative scenario
  • if a student does not pass either retests, they must register to take another course or challenge a subsequent course in order to pursue verification status
You are NOT required to have the current textbook for this course.
Click here to register: https://projectheartbeat.enrollware.com/enroll?id=1425591

Our Code Blue New Grad Essentials Bundle includes an ACLS Initial Class, a PALS Initial Class, and Online or Classroom ECG Rhythm Course, and an IV Therapy Skills Refresher for only $430 from $765

Original list price: $765

Discounted price: $480

(offer valid: throughout 2016 and 2017)

Our Code Blue Essentials Bundle offers the following:

  • ACLS initial certification (with add on: Online Adult ECG Rhythm Course is a 4.5 hour class to be completed at home by the student prior to ACLS)
  • PALS initial certification (with add on: IV Therapy Skills Refresher will occur at the end of day 2 of PALS)
  • In lieu of the Online ECG course, you can choose to attend a classroom instructor led course offered monthly.

Discounted price: $430

Description:

Purchase the Code Blue Essentials Bundle and specify in the notes section which dates you would like to attend ACLS and PALS.You will be responsible for the cost of required AHA textbooks. All courses above are classroom based versions and do not apply to online courses.

Instructions:

1. Click to register for the Code Blue Essentials Bundle

2. Specify what dates you would like to attend for ACLS, PALS and/or Basic EKG class in the comments section during registration

3. Submit your payment and you will receive a confirmation email

Basic ECG Interpretation & Pharmacology Mon 3/20/2017 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Date/Time: Mon 3/20/2017 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Project Heartbeat: 333 Hegenberger Road Ste. #855 Oakland, CA 94621
Class Price: $110.00

Audience /Overview

Basic ECG Interpretation & Pharmacology is designed to provide healthcare professionals the ability to interpret basic ECGs (electrocardiograms) and recognize myocardial infarction (MI) and Pharmacology. Students will increase their confidence in interpretation and practice through this course.

Course Content

  • Anatomy, Electrophysiology and Action Potential
  • Vectors and Hexaxial System
  • Rate and Rhythm Recognition (SVT, Heart Blocks, WPW, Torsades, etc.)
  • Bundle Branches Blocks and Hypertrophy (LAE, RAE, LVH)
  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

Course Format

7 hours over 1 day, time for breaks and lunch included.

Features

  • Practice in various case scenarios reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Course Completion Certificates

  • American Heart Association ECG & Pharmacology Course Completion Certificate
  • EMS CEU’s are available and vary by license type/state

Textbook

  • A lecture manual will be handed out at the beginning of class to each student at no additional charge
  • Optional workbook: AHA ECG & Pharmacology Student Workbook (for additional practice but not required, available for purchase during check out)
No textbook is required, you will received a lecture manual at no additional charge on the day of class. For added practice, you may purchase the optional student workbook.

Advanced 12 Lead ECG Interpretation Mon 3/20/2017 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. This class also meets on: Tue 3/21/17 from 9:00a to 4:00p

Date/Time: Mon 3/20/2017 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

This class also meets on:
Tue 3/21/17 from 9:00a to 4:00p

Location: Project Heartbeat: 333 Hegenberger Road Ste. #855 Oakland, CA 94621
Class Price: $140.00

Audience /Overview

Advanced 12 Lead EKG Interpretation is designed to provide healthcare professionals the ability to interpret 12 Lead EKGs (electrocardiograms) and recognize myocardial infarction (MI). Students will increase their confidence in interpretation and practice through this course. The Advanced 12 Lead EKG course provides a more comprehensive overview of reading EKGs.

Course Content Day 1

  • Anatomy, Electrophysiology and Action Potential
  • Interpretation of EKG strips
  • Electrical Conduction System
  • Myocardial Ischemia, Injury and Infarction
  • Inferior, Lateral, Septal, Anterior MI’s

Course Content Day 2

  • Posterior MI’s
  • Axis Deviation and Bundle branch blocks
  • ACS Imitators
  • Therapeutic Modalities and Pharmacology
  • Practice of EKG strips

Course Format

14 hours over 2 days, time for breaks and lunch is included

Features

  • Reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Course Completion Card

  • American Heart Association ECG & Pharmacology Certificate
  • Board of Registered Nursing 14 CEU
  • EMS CE vary upon license/state

Materials

A powerpoint lecture manual will be handed out at the beginning of class to each student at no additional charge in addition to practice packet handouts

Optional Textbooks for additional practice; not required:

  • Pocket Reference for The 12-Lead ECG in Acute Coronary Syndromes by Tim Phalen (we do not carry this book, but it is sold on Amazon)
    • recommended by our EKG instructor
    • 12-lead ECG interpretation and appropriate thrombolytic therapy
    • topics are presented logically, step-by-step, and fully illustrated
  • American Heart Association ECG & Pharmacology Student Workbook (may be purchased on our website during online registration)
    • basic electrophysiology
    • normal ECG measurements
    • basic arrhythmias
    • the administration of appropriate drugs within the ACLS algorithms
No textbook is required, you will received a lecture manual at no additional charge on the day of class. For added practice, you may purchase the optional student workbook.