AHA Team Training Resources

Materials to Help You on Your Journey

Understanding TeamSTEPPS Guide

TS Guide Cover ArtOur comprehensive TeamSTEPPS guide is available for download. Understanding TeamSTEPPS outlines what TeamSTEPPS is as well as various implementation methodologies based on different organizational goals and resources.

Also included in the guide are several case studies highlighting the work of different health care systems that are using TeamSTEPPS to create and sustain a culture of safety and to provide high-quality patient care.


TeamSTEPPS Pocket Guide

AHA Team Training TeamSTEPPS Pocket Guide CoverThe NEW TeamSTEPPS Pocket Guide is here!

An essential, go-to resource, the Pocket Guide is a quick reference to TeamSTEPPS tools and principles. There are two easy ways to get your own Pocket Guide:

Download a free PDF version or Purchase a 10-pack in the AHA Online Store

Don't miss out on this must-have TeamSTEPPS item!


Research and Evidence to Support Team Training

TT_ResearchEvidenceBase_700x532Check out our updated team training research and evidence base! We have catalogued peer-reviewed journal articles on TeamSTEPPS and other team training methodologies used by health care professionals across the United States as well as internationally. The research is broken up by specific settings of care, as well as evaluation efforts to quantify or quality impact. This is a great resource to utilize when collecting data in order to make a pitch to leadership and your peers!

About TeamSTEPPS and AHA Team Training

We've created a short document that provides high level information about our program and our flagship educational program. Download our PDF for a shareable summary of AHA Team Training and TeamSTEPPS.

AHRQ TeamSTEPPS Curriculum

A free version of the TeamSTEPPS curriculum is available from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. The AHRQ curriculum includes materials for TeamSTEPPS 2.0 as well as versions of TeamSTEPPS developed for more specific health care environments, like office-based care, long term care and dental care, among other options.