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Emergency Nurse Course

The Comprehensive Emergency Nursing Course is designed to provide the emergency room nurse with knowledge and skill practice in a myriad of disease complications and injury anomalies. In addition, topics focusing on vascular access placement and complications, drug calculations and administration, and basic work flow management are addressed.

Learning objectives

  • Discuss basic principles of emergency care
  • Describe categories of triage
  • List the appropriate emergency drugs
  • Communicate effectively with patients and their families, and other colleagues

Expected outcomes

  • Demonstrate proper management of critically ill patients within the emergency department
  • Apply the concepts of physical assessment, triage, and prioritization in order to properly manage work flows


  • Emergency Room Nurses

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