Wound Care Course

The ONSITE or ONLINE Skin and Wound Care Management course offers an evidence-based approach to wound management and helps clinicians stay current with the standards of care and legally defensible at bedside. The Wound Care Education Institute (WCEI®) provides dynamic instructors who use engaging teaching methods proven to help students better learn and retain new material. The course will prepare you for the board certified Wound Care Certification (WCC®) exam administered by the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy (NAWCO®).

Learning Objectives
  • Discuss how standards of care, evidence based practice, and a multidisciplinary wound care team can affect clinical choices in wound management.
  • Discuss the basic anatomy and physiology of the skin.
  • Identify at least five parameters required for accurate wound assessment.
  • Identify pressure ulcer stages according to NPUAP guidelines.
  • Identify five factors which enhance or impede the wound healing process.
  • Explain four types of basic principles of wound bed preparation.
  • Identify three major components of a nutritional assessment for optimizing wound healing.
  • Identify four different categories for topical wound management.
  • And more (click here for more details)

Onsite 5-day Course

Agenda
Days Time Agenda
1 - 4 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Classroom training
5 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. NAWCO proctored certification examination
Tuition Rate

$2,797 - Wound Central Subscriber Rate*
Use discount code WOUNDCENTRAL

Materials Include
  • Classroom training (instructor information)
  • WCEI program manual
  • Learning aides including glossary and sample questions
  • Pre-exam certification review
  • 22.75 Continuing Education Credits (CEU details)
  • Access to "Alumni Only" materials and resources
  • Networking lunches (most locations)
  • Tools: business tote bag, pen, highlighter, and hand mirror
Examination Eligibility Requirements

Confirm that you meet eligibility requirements to sit for Wound Care Certification (WCC®) board exam or call the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy (NAWCO) at 877-922-6292.

Online

Agenda

Access this course ONLINE in the comfort of your own home. Once you access the first narrated module you have 90 days to complete all 13. The WCC examination can be taken at a computer testing center nearest you.

Tuition

$2,797 - Wound Central Subscriber Rate*
Use discount code WOUNDCENTRAL

Materials Included
  • 90 days of program access (instructor information)
  • WCEI program manual
  • Learning aides including glossary and sample questions
  • Pre-exam certification review
  • 22.75 Continuing Education Credits (CEU details)
  • Access to "Alumni Only" materials and resources
  • Live instructor tutoring available

* Not available with other offers