Definitive Perioperative Nurses Trauma Care (DPNTC) Course

About DPNTC Course

Teamwork plays an important role in the management of severely injured patients.  As much as surgeons need to be trained in trauma surgery, nurses should also be equipped with sound knowledge of their treatment and management. 

The Definitive Perioperative Nurses Trauma Care (DPNTC) Course is designed to provide Perioperative Nurses with the skills necessary to effectively assist surgeons in the Operating Theatres when dealing with life-threatening injuries in the early stages of surgical management.

The DPNTC Course will be delivered to you by a group of very experienced Trauma Surgeons and Nurses.  It is conducted in conjunction with the Definitive Surgical Trauma Care (DSTC) Course and is suitable for Perioperative Nurses with a minimum of two years' working experience in the Operating Theatres.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of the course, the participant will be able to:

  • Comprehend surgical decision-making skills
  • Familiarise with trauma operative settings with surgeons
  • Demonstrate operative technique in the care for critically ill surgical trauma patient
  • Perform technique on hemorrhage control and ability to handle major thoracic, cardiac and abdominal injures


Tan Tock Seng Hospital


Cheque / bankdraft –

Please make it payable to “Tan Tock Seng Hospital Pte Ltd” and mail to:

Mailling address
11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Annex Level 4, Singapore 308433

Attn: Executive, Trauma Service
c/o Dept. of General Surgery


Visa / Mastercard

A link for payment shall be emailed to you once registration is accepted.


Telegraphic Transfer Details

Account Name: Tan Tock Seng Hospital Pte Ltd
Bank Name: DBS BANK (Bank Code 7171)
Bank Branch Name: SINGAPORE BRANCH (Branch Code 003)
Bank Account No.: 003-927355-0

Cancellation Clause

We regret that there'll be no refund once payment is made. 

Any replacement must be communicated in writing 4 weeks before course date.

The organizer reserves the right to cancel the workshop should unforeseen circumstances necessitate it. TTSH Trauma Service accepts no responsibility for covering airfare, hotel or other costs incurred by the registrant.

Upcoming Schedule



Course Location / Fees


17-19 April, 2018

Fully subscribed

Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Local Nurses: S$428.00

Overseas Nurses: S$481.50

DPNTC course participants to enjoy early bird rates when they sign up for STACC 2018

International Nurses:


ASEAN Nurses/Allied Health & Medical Students:


Click here to register for 9-11 April 2019.

Please contact us at if you do not receive a response within 7 working days.