Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC)

Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC)

Simulation CentreThe Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) is an internationally accredited course that is conducted in over 14 countries.

This course is a dynamic and interactive two-day program that delivers core trauma knowledge and skills necessary for the care and management of the severely injured patient.

The course teaches nurses to rapidly and accurately assess the trauma patient for life threatening injuries and intervene as necessary.

Whilst primarily a trauma course the knowledge and skills gained from attending this course can be applied to all areas of nursing.

The following Trauma Nursing Core Courses are available:

  • Provider course
  • Renewal course
  • Instructor course


To attend a TNCC course, it is highly recommended that participants possess:

  • At least 6 months clinical nursing experience in an emergency care or trauma related setting
  • An understanding of emergency care terminology
  • Familiarity with standard emergency equipment.

2024 dates

  • Feb 22-23
  • Mar 21 (Renewal)
  • April 18-19
  • May 17 (Renewal)
  • July 18-19
  • Sept 19-20
  • Oct 18 (Renewal)
  • Oct 24-25

Further information about the TNCC course, including applications can be found on the Department of Health WA website (external site).

Last Updated: 20/06/2024