What is IAMTCS?

IAMTCS is a not-for-profit professional organization whose mission is to represent the medical transport communication specialist on an international level through education, standardization, and recognition.

Since our inception in 1989, our goals have included providing quality educational opportunities, fostering teamwork, and building recognition for communicators as professionals within flight programs. IAMTCS also provides a valuable networking resource within the medical transport industry.


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The IAMTCS will be holding its Board of Directors Meeting on 07/07-08/2022

@ AirLift Northwest Seattle, WA



Call for Board of Directors

Deadline to submit IAMTCS BOD Application

May 31, 2022 (CLOSED)

IAMTCS is no longer accepting BOD applications. 

Thank you.



We are proud to now offer an ONLINE version of the CFC course. Powered by FlightBridgeED, the Certified Flight Communicator Course will now be provided virtually, delivering on IAMTC's mission to represent the medical transport communication specialist on an international level through education, standardization, and recognition. Together, IAMTCS and FlightBridgeED share a joint vision of strategically developing, customizing, and delivering industry-leading education focused on increasing the user's knowledge level and promoting career advancement. To register and learn more, visit:

FlightBridgeED Online CFC Course

Communicator of the Year 2022

sponsored by Air Methods

Now accepting Communicator of the Year 2022 nominations until June 30, 2022. A recipient will be chosen in the July 2022 IAMTCS Board of Directors meeting. Follow the link for more details. 

For the 2022 year, the award will be presented to the selected recipient during the Air Medical Transport Conference (AMTC) Elevate 2022 at the IAMTCS General Membership Conference in Tampa, Florida, on October 24-26. We will also be featuring finalists on social media and our website. In addition, IAMTCS will send a news release and supporting photograph(s) to the award winner’s employer and local media following the announcement.  
In addition, the recipient will receive:  
- All paid expenses to AMTC  
- Airfare  
- Hotel  
- Meals - Covered by the recipient  
- Free registration to AMTC  
- Free One-year Membership to IAMTCS  
- Engraved Communicator of the Year plaque  
Sponsored by:  

Existing Members

  • Access Member Content
    • CFC/AFC Certification info
    • Renew membership dues
    • Update member account
    • Register for courses
    • Submit Continuing Education 
    • View Organization
    • View Events
    • Joab Board
    • Member Directory


Access everything you need through the member center.

If you are a current member and with a new Organization and having login issues, or with any general questions please let IAMTCS know and we will get address your concern as quickly as possible.





If you are interested in becoming a member we encourage you to visit our membership signup page for additional info. If you have questions, please visit IAMTCS Help. 

Mission & Vision Statement

Our mission is to provide professional development, education, and advocacy in medical patient transport logistics for Operational Control, Air and Ground Communication Specialists. 

Our Vision is to be the premier solution in safety standards for Communication and Operational Control Centers through evolving education and enhancing professionalism within our community.



Upcoming CFC / AFC courses

  • CFC - Charleston, WV - August 23 - 24, 2022 [OPEN]

  • CFC - Salt Lake City, UT - TBD [PENDING]

News and Updates

  • IAMTCS Board of Directors Meeting - Seattle, WA - July 7 - 8, 2022

IAMTCS Contact Information:

Robert Throckmorton president@iamtcs.org
Lucas Stoflet lstoflet@iamtcs.org
Lauren Austin secretary@iamtcs.org
Gene Garner treasurer@iamtcs.org
Membership membership@iamtcs.org
Education education@iamtcs.org
Questions help@iamtcs.org
Mailing Address

PO Box 535

Graham, WA 98338