Navy Trauma Training Center (NTTC)
The Los Angeles County + University of Southern California (LAC+USC) Medical Center provides an ideal trauma training environment with over 25,000 trauma evaluations and over 6,000 trauma admissions annually. LAC+USC is a 650-bed Level-1 Trauma Center, located just east of downtown Los Angeles. The medical staff at LAC+USC is comprised of world-renowned teaching faculty as part of the Keck School of Medicine. NTTC is committed to providing didactic and clinical trauma exposure that enhances personal and team knowledge and skills. The course is designed to afford rotators the opportunity to work alongside LAC+USC and NTTC staff as teams caring for critically ill and injured patients. The 21-day training schedule includes clinical shifts, formal didactics, case discussions, simulator training, and fresh tissue dissection labs.
Important Information. Please Read First.
If you are interested in enrolling in an upcoming NTTC course or have additional questions, please contact us at NTTC@med.navy.mil.
Apply online for a NTTC course.
NOTE: A Special Request Chit (see link below) approved by your Directorate level (or equivalent) at a minimum must be obtained prior to submitting an application for a particular course number. In addition, Nurse Corps applicants must also have the Special Request Chit signed by their DNS. If you are assigned to a USMC unit, your Special Request Chit must be signed by your leave approval authority (no LPO, LCPO, etc.) Each course number must have a separate approved Special Request chit. The approved Special Request chit must be faxed to 323-226-4113 or scanned and sent via email to NTTC@med.navy.mil at the time you apply online. Applications received at NTTC without a signed Special Request Chit verifying deployment dates and platform will not be considered.
NAVPERS 1336-3 SPECIAL REQUEST CHIT
||Application Cut Off Date
||Due to NMOTC
||Course Report Date
||Course Start Date
Course End Date
|Timeline (# of Days)
NOTE: NTTC will accept applications past the Application Cut Off Date in the event personnel drop out of the class and seats become open.
NOTE: NMOTC will be contacting your Command's credentialing department to acquire your ICTB if selected for training. Please contact your credentialing office once you have applied to NTTC to ensure your credentials are up to
to date and in order.