SPECIALTY

EMERGENCY/TRAUMA NURSE

THINKING FAST AND SAVING LIVES

46NX

When there’s a medical crisis, providing swift and comprehensive care is critical to the patient’s survival. Working in some of the most stressful environments on bases all over the world, Air Force Emergency/Trauma Nurses rapidly make lifesaving decisions every day. A challenging career for those who remain calm under pressure, their medical actions are indispensible in treating patients and getting them home safely to their families.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Bachelor’s or master’s degree in nursing from a school accredited by the NLN or CCNE

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Knowledge of principles and practices of nursing is mandatory.
    • Minimum of 12 months full-time nursing practice
    • Encouraged to use six of those months practicing specific specialty
    • Completion of 5.5-week Commissioned Officer training course
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 47

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • COMMISSIONED OFFICER TRAINING

    5.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

YOUR FUTURE IS WAITING.

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