STN TCRN® Study Guide

The TCRN® Study Guide is an extensive 200+ page book including information on the following sections of the TCRN Preparatory Course:

  • Head & Neck
    Neurologic Trauma, Maxillofacial and Neck Trauma
  • Trunk
    Thoracic Trauma, Abdominal Trauma, Genitourinary Trauma, Obstetrical Trauma
  • Extremity and Wound
    Musculoskeletal Trauma, Surface and Burn Trauma
  • Special Considerations
    Psychosocial Issues, Pediatric Trauma, Shock
  • Continuum of Care for Trauma
    Injury Prevention, Pre-Hospital Care, Patient Safety, Patient Transfer
  • Professional Issues
    Trauma Quality Management

Practice questions with answers are also included.

STN TCRN® Online Preparatory Course

The online course contains recorded webinar presentations of each of the sections above. Your purchase includes 24-hour access to webinars and study materials for one year, including the TCRN® Study Guide in either electronic or hard copy.

Note: We are currently revamping the Online version of the STN TCRN® Preparatory Course. It will be available again by July 20, 2018.

Click on the links below to order:

Please note: Use of the STN TCRN® Preparatory Course and STN TCRN® Study Guide is not mandatory, and will not impact your eligibility to sit for the national certification examinations offered by the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN®).

Society of Trauma Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This course provides 12.0 contact hours of continuing nursing education.


STN TCRN® Preparatory and Faculty Training Course
This 11-hour course features expert speakers covering topics specific to the body of knowledge in trauma nursing across the continuum of care, from injury prevention through reintegration to home. The course will also equip attendees with knowledge and resources to teach future STN TCRN Preparatory Courses at their own institutions. Registration includes a STN TCRN® Study Guide and access to STN course templates and the slide presentation.

Society of Trauma Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This course provides 11.0 contact hours of continuing nursing education.

Available Courses:
May 3-4, 2018
Center for Learning and Innovation
1979 Marcus Avenue, Suite 11, Lake Success, NY 11042
Click here to register
Questions: Nathan Christopherson
nchristop1@northwell.edu



June 19-20, 2018
Best Western Premier -The Central Hotel & Conference Center
800 East Park Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17111
Click here to register
Questions: Amy Krichten
akrichten@ptsf.org
717-697-5512



STN TCRN® Preparatory Course
This 9-hour course features expert speakers covering topics specific to the body of knowledge in trauma nursing across the continuum of care, from injury prevention through reintegration to home. Registration includes a STN TCRN® Study Guide.

Society of Trauma Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This course provides 9.0 contact hours of continuing nursing education.

Available Courses:
June 19-20, 2018
Best Western Premier -The Central Hotel & Conference Center
800 East Park Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17111
Register: www.ptsf.org
Questions: Amy Krichten
akrichten@ptsf.org
717-697-5512



August 15-16, 2018
Offered by: Cedars Sinai Medical Center Department of Surgery’s Trauma Program
Day 1: 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Day 2: 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM with the Faculty Course to follow, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Location: OR 360 Address
825 N. San Vicente Blvd.
“O.R. 360 Suite”, 3rd Floor
West Hollywood, California 90069

TCRN Manual and breakfast included. Free parking.

To register, please complete the registration form, and email to: Brett.dodd@cshs.org or call 310-699-4927.



Disclaimer: Persons using the STN TCRN® Preparatory Course and STN TCRN® Study Guide to help prepare for an examination offered by the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN®) acknowledge that there is no guarantee stated or implied that use will assure passage of an examination. STN makes no warranties about the content of the STN TCRN® Preparatory Course or STN TCRN® Study Guide.